HAMBURG, Germany, April 8, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vision Systems, a Research Frontiers (Nasdaq:REFR) licensee and tier-one supplier of SPD-Smart electronically dimmable windows, will exhibit (Stand 6D20, Hall B6) its extensive line of Nuance and Noctis SPD-Smart electronically dimmable aerospace window solutions at the 2013 Aircraft Interiors Expo (AIX 2013) being held April 9-11, 2013 in Hamburg, Germany.
AIX 2013 marks the introduction of Vision Systems' SPD-Smart Xlite aerospace window, the first window with integrated electronics and control panel directly on the aesthetically attractive window reveal. Developed in partnership with Vaupell, a world leader in the production of aircraft interior subassemblies for commercial aerospace applications, this window solution is the state-of-the-art of aerospace windows. The Xlite window is also scratch resistant, very thin and up to 50% lighter when compared to standard polycarbonate windows for added fuel efficiency. No maintenance is required.
Xlite is the newest addition to Vision Systems' SPD-Smart Nuance and Noctis product lines of SPD-Smart windows. Both of these product lines offer advanced solar protection to enhance flying comfort and increase fuel efficiency, and the SPD-Smart Noctis product line also offers on-demand blackout and the highest level of complete privacy. All of Vision Systems' SPD-Smart windows can be combined with Vision Systems' Comfort Shade, a motorized or manual shade made with pleated or rolled fabric.