Galley Equipment Focuses On Details

Safran galley equipment
Credit: Bombardier

As more people discover private aircraft travel, galley equipment suppliers are upgrading equipment to enable greater inflight dining diversity and luxury restaurant quality food and beverage service. 

Full Galleys And Galley Inserts
Whether the customer needs a complete galley system, or a simple coffee machine, Safran Cabin is a leading supplier of business jet galleys and galley inserts for all aircraft types, offering a wide range of options for in-flight fresh meal and beverage preparations.

Atmosphere, Safran Cabin’s latest galley development, features multi-function technology, including single-unit beverage makers, combining espresso, cappuccino, latte, macchiato and tea brewing. Atmosphere is also equipped with an all-in-one oven and microwave, which maximizes space in the galley area.

Now available for line-fit and retrofit on Bombardier business jets, Atmosphere addresses a growing demand for appliances that can be used to create an elaborate inflight dining experience.

Electrical Galley Inserts

Collins galley inserts
Credit: Collins Aerospace

Collins Aerospace lays claim to being the market leader for electrical galley inserts, having delivered more than 170,000 units for onboard food and beverage storage and preparation for both commercial and business jet applications.

“Essence” is the name of Collins’ newest line of innovative galley inserts.  Its espresso/cappuccino and Nespresso machines enable barista-quality beverages to be easily prepared inflight.  The Essence microwave oven offers greater cooking volume, with optional shelf to create double capacity, and variable power settings up to 1,800 watts with customizable menu-settings.  

Essence Premier ovens, which are about to enter service, are upgraded and enhanced versions of Essence ovens designed to offer a new benchmark for lighter weight and greater temperature efficiency.

Tableware For Inflight Dining

EyeLevel tableware
Credit: Eyelevel

Eyelevel Ltd. is a supplier of high quality tableware, china, cutlery, glasses, serving platters, table cloths and linens, including credenza presentation, for inflight dining on corporate aircraft, as well as airline VIP charter flights.  

Eyelevel will provide tableware to the aircraft owner’s specifications and budget, from stainless steel to silver-plated flatware, along with fine bone china emblazoned with a company logo, aircraft registration, or family crest, as examples.  Linens are fitted to table size and decorated with a logo or family name among the owner options. Hermes, Christofle and Bernardaud are among Eyelevel’s suppliers.

Sublimated Cart

Egret Aviation Company of China has released the new M1 Lightweight-series sublimated cart, which is currently being distributed outside of North America. The manufacturer reports that it is finalizing certifications to supply the M1 in the North American market as a new option for airlines.

Egret Aviation is both a manufacturer and distributor of galley equipment, with customers ranging from global airlines to private jet operators, railways and cruise ships. The company, which has an office in Huerth, Germany, recently established a location in Dallas as Egret Aviation Americas LLC, with distribution partners in Mexico, Russia and South Africa. Its core products include cabin service carts, standard containers, oven racks and inserts; drawers, folding trolleys and associated components.