Mecaer Aviation Group (MAG)

Mecaer Aviation Group Receives Red-Dot Design Award

Dallas, Texas April 8, 2014 – Mecaer Aviation Group (MAG) announced today the organization was presented with the Red Dot Award for excellent detail solutions in the VVIP Interior of the Bell 429. 

Armando Sassoli, Co-General Manager of MAG commented, “Through our MAG Design Studio we created a state-of-the-art VVIP interior for the Bell 429 helicopter that can be customized to accommodate an operator’s demanding requirements and taste.   We have branded our innovative solution as the Bell 429 VVIP MAGnificent interior.”

Sassoli added a variety of seating configurations are possible, “Four corporate seats with dual center consoles can be installed or five and six seat configurations are also available.”  Owners can select from a wide range of fabrics (including premium Italian leathers), colors and amenities to match their own individual taste.

The specially designed interior incorporates two of Mecaer Aviation Group’s proprietary cabin comfort solutions.  The advanced noise abatement system called “SILENS” reduces cabin noise to levels where normal conversation can be carried out in comfort.  The “I-FEEL” (In-Flight Entertainment Enhanced Lounge) provides a fully customized interactive touch screen based entertainment and cabin management system consisting of audio, video, moving maps, laptop, camera and other cabin functions.

About Mecaer Aviation Group

With facilities across Italy, Canada, United States, United Kingdom and Russia, MAG offers Integrated Systems for Helicopters, General Aviation & Business Aircraft and Basic Trainers such as flight control, landing gear and actuation systems, and also passenger flight experience enhancement solutions which include interiors design, development, manufacturing and certification, noise and vibration abatement, sound-proofing, entertainment & communication systems, completion & modification services, as well as MR&O services. More information is available at