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 our Jewels in the Sky Series combine esthetic appeal, visual performance, and easy integration.

Elegant and intuitive

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 flexible movement and an ultra-slim style, our personal illumination is highly intuitive, adjusting to a passenger’s individual preference

Modular and efficient

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.

Product variants

The SCHOTT® Reading Lights portfolio offers a wide range of choice for the aircraft cabin, from proven classics to sleek and innovative LED and fiber optic systems. With a number of different options, we offer entirely customizable solutions for individual needs.

Jewels in the Sky - Next Generation Reading Lights

Jade mit Crystal Cabin Aufkleber

The first of its kind - Our SCHOTT® Jade*

The first reading light ever made of glass and based on touch technology
  • Unlimited design options
  • Up to 90% less maintenance and repair efforts
  • Integrated ambient light
  • Sleek look and feel

Crystal Cabin Award Finalist

The SCHOTT® Jade Reading Light was nominated as a finalist for the Crystal Cabin Award 2020. Out of more than 105 short-listed entries in eight categories, SCHOTT® is among the three finalists in the category “Material and Components”. The Crystal Cabin Award is one of the most coveted seals of quality in the global aviation industry.
*designed by PriestmanGoode.

SCHOTT® Opal

SCHOTT® Opal
Style meets functionality in this ultra slim and elegant reading light
  • Modular concept with different shapes and finishes
  • Easy to install
  • Passenger-friendly usability

SCHOTT® Sapphire* Concept

SCHOTT® Sapphire* Concept
  • Unique set of modern reading / functional lights
  • Integrated ambient light
  • Modular concept with different shapes and finishes
*Designed by PriestmanGoode.

Established Reading Lights

Semi-Compact
Reading Light Series

Semi-Compact Reading Light Series
Standard features meet customizable qualities
  • Wall-mounted adjustable LED or fiber optic lights
  • Series certified for all major aircraft platforms
  • Well-suited for retrofit projects

Flex-And-Stay
Reading Light Series

Flex-And-Stay Reading Light Series
Standard features meet customizable qualities
  • LED solutions in robust designs and many colors
  • Fiber optic solutions with slim, elegant design and no electronic cable routing through the seat
  • Series certified for all major aircraft platforms

Benefits

The SCHOTT portfolio of aviation lighting offers you limitless design options using the highest quality components. Instead of investing in time-consuming development and qualification processes to realize your ideas, you can concentrate on what really counts: finding the best reading light solution for your needs. Whether it’s a pure LED solution or a combination of LED and fiber optics, we can create high performance reading light solutions for your entire fleet.
Modular design  Range of customization options offer a large number of variants.
Modular design

Range of customization options offer a large number of variants.
Easily integrated  Into both linefit and retrofit projects.
Easily integrated

Into both linefit and retrofit projects.
Outstanding quality  Thanks to SCHOTT's fundamental knowledge in optics and our reliable mechanical designs.
Outstanding quality

Thanks to SCHOTT's fundamental knowledge in optics and our reliable mechanical designs.
High level of service and support  From development and qualification until the end of the product lifetime.
High level of service and support

From development and qualification until the end of the product lifetime.