Electra Airways Choses Cobalt Spectrum LED Drop-In Mood Lighting for A321 Fleet

IFPL Group announced that Electra Airways has chosen Cobalt Spectrum LED drop-in mood lighting for its A321 fleet

Electra Airways is a Bulgarian airline that provides services to leading tour operators, airlines and brokers within the aerospace industry, and since 2023, the airline has become part of the Vector Group. “We are thrilled to be invited to collaborate on their fleet upgrade program and to be a partner in this extraordinary cabin refresh,” IFPL said in a press release.

Cobalt Spectrum mood lighting is a drop-in system, designed from the ground up to meet the needs of commercial airlines. Deployed and flying with multiple carriers worldwide, IFPL says Cobalt Spectrum delivers an “unrivaled feature set and provides the very highest in reliability.” 

It is a true “plug and play” system and a direct replacement for fluorescent tubes.  Designed to be lightweight and long-lasting, Cobalt Spectrum lighting offers operators substantial weight and fuel savings while requiring no changes to the aircraft wiring.

It will offer Electra the ability to illuminate the interior of each aircraft with its brand colors, and provide additional light settings for boarding, meal services, sleeping, waking, and more.

“We have strategically decided to refurbish all cabins in Electra Airways’ fleet with the aim of achieving multiple objectives: delivering an exceptional product to our customers and integrating cutting-edge technologies that enhance sustainability and reduce weight in our operations,” said Matvey Koloturskiy, deputy CEO of the Vector Group, said. “The LED lighting, supplied by Cobalt Aerospace, aligns perfectly with these goals. We are confident that our passengers and partners will appreciate the cozy and colorful lighting features, enhancing their onboard experience. Additionally, from an operational standpoint, the installation of this new lighting system will further reduce the overall weight of our A320 aircraft by an additional 50 kg.We eagerly anticipate unveiling the final result to our passengers in the coming weeks!”

Tommy Nelms, VP global sales, commented, “In recent years, the aviation industry has witnessed a growing emphasis on creating a unique and memorable passenger experience. Realising this demand, we have invested significant resources in research and development to craft an exceptional wireless controlled LED cabin mood lighting solution. By blending creativity with advanced technology, we aim to improving the way passengers perceive their time in-flight, and support relaxation and well-being.”