Welcome to the AVIATION Department

Metzeler Schaum GmbH employs a work force of about 400 specialists and is a major supplier of high quality foams for Airbus-, Boeing-, MDC-, BAeand Fokker series aircraft, as well as other transport systems.

Customers range from international airlines and aircraft manufacturers to seat manufacturers worldwide.

Comprehensive in-house engineering and the development of its own foams enables Metzeler Schaum GmbH to provide all types of technologically advanced foams, as well as the possibility to adjust foam characteristics such as flammability, toxicity, density, hardness and ILD in accordance with the preferences of its customers.

Product areas


  • Bottom-, back rest-, leg rest- and head rest cushions
  • Arm rests, textile covers, padded covers and mattresses
  • Lumbar supports, floatation foams and ErgoFlex cushions
  • Arm rests
  • Ventilated seat cushions and Soft Nose cushions