Series of SCHOTT reading lights for aircraft cabins

Reading Lights

SCHOTT has produced reading lights for aircraft cabins for over two decades, with the designs of our semi-compact and flex-and-stay ranges well established in modern aircraft interiors. Now new products such as the SCHOTT® Opal and Jade Reading Light series and the SCHOTT® Sapphire Reading Light / feature light design concept combine esthetic appeal, visual performance, and easy integration.
Interior of the first class section of an aircraft showing focused reading lights

Elegant and intuitive

SCHOTT Reading Lights offer an ultra slim and elegant design, taking esthetic elegance and user-friendliness to the next level. Combining strong visual performance with smart usability and an ultra-slim style, our personal illumination is highly intuitive, adjusting to a passenger’s individual preference.

Jade Reading Light for aircraft cabins in blue with awards

Modular and efficient

Easily integrated and low maintenance, the SCHOTT modular lighting system offers different shapes and finishes for highly individual lighting solutions. With all components meeting minimum depth requirements, time is also saved in the qualification process.

Small, circular, gold Opal round reading light for aircraft cabins in champagne gold

Product variants

New product ranges and a variety of established cabin reading light products ensure that SCHOTT has an option to suit every cabin and a range of tastes. With two decades of experience, we work closely with our customers to create seat illumination that’s as unique as your interior design.

A hand touching on a blue SCHOTT Jade Reading Light
Small silver Sapphire reading light with wood effect for aviation lighting by SCHOTT
Polaris Angled small silver reading light for aviation lighting by SCHOTT
Small, circular, silver Opal Round reading light for aircraft cabins by SCHOTT

We are certified

SCHOTT Aviation Lighting is certified to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 standards for quality and environment, and EASA Parts 21/G and 145 for production.

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Intuitive functionality
News & Innovation stories

Intuitive functionality

Ben Rowan, Director at PriestmannGoode, discusses how SCHOTT’s lighting technology inspired him and his team to create compact in-seat reading lights with distinct design and intuitive features.

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Hand turning on a blue SCHOTT® Jade Reading Light for aircraft cabins

Design pioneer

Find out why the German Design Council gave the SCHOTT® Jade Reading Light a prestigious product design award.

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Day of the Dot

SCHOTT celebrates International Day of the Dot with its groundbreaking glass optical glass fibers for subtle aircraft cabin lighting.

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Fairs and Events

Meet our experts on August 31 - September 2, 2021 in Hamburg, Germany, where they will be exhibiting at Aircraft Interiors Expo. They are looking forward to meeting you and having some vibrant discussions.

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Aircraft Interiors Expo 2021

Hamburg, Germany

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Whether you need more information, samples, a quote, or advice for a project, we would be delighted to talk to you.

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