aviationscouts GmbH

Supplier of Surplus Seats and EN Qualified Service Provider

Aviationscouts GmbH, represented by CEO and founder Thomas Bulirsch, operates a trading agency for the aviation industry, as well as an online marketplace for buying and selling surplus aircraft passenger seats – aviationgate.com. With over 20 years of experience, aviationscouts has build a wide network of experts with a strong focus on the aviation industry.

As a full service provider of safety-critical aircraft components, aviationscouts is not only certified to ISO 9001, but also meets the high requirements of EN 9100, which defines quality requirements e.g. for the process landscape and documentation.

aviationscouts has over 4,500 square meters of storage capacity for more than 12,000 PAX and an extended shop area in Lichtenfels, Germany. Additional services include promotion, logistics, engineering and certification of “As Removed” passenger seats or interiors for airlines, leasing companies, MROs and resellers.

aviationgate.com: Your marketplace for aircraft interiors
To cope with the growing industry, sellers and buyers need an efficient and transparent platform. aviationgate.com gives you a worldwide overview of listed aircraft interiors with 24/7 access to the listed stock. You can search, filter, sort, watch and compare offers. You can request a quote online and receive turnkey proposals that include additional services upon request.

Our Services

Storage & Logistics
  • over 4,500 m2 storage capacity,
  • incoming inspection,
  • payment per month per pax,
  • packaging and shipping
Our Stock
  • more than 12,000 PAX of different seat models in stock
  • we also offer storage and consignment packages per passenger place per month
  • handling and insurance is included
  • storage in a dry, safe and clean enviroment
  • up to 10000 sqm storage capacity
Seat Overhaul & Maintenance
  • our project management team provides turnkey solutions
  • premium sourcing tools and preferred access to spare parts and documentation
  • full infrastructure for 4 narrow body shipsets at the same time
  • dry ice cleaning technology
  • “on-site” EASA Part 145 partner
  • smart repairs and painting,
  • modification, clean and tag, refurbishment.

We work with experienced EASA Part 21J partners who are specialized on:

  • CMM supplements
  • Minor modifications, STCs
  • CMM supplements
  • flammability, static and dynamic testing
  • IFE & PC power removals and integrations
  • cushion and dress cover changes
  • approved LOPAs
  • smart repairs and painting
End of Life 
  • Cannibalizing & spare part sales
  • Re-/ up-cycling of aircraft seats & accessoirs
  • Bag to Life at www.bag-to-life.com
  • Outlet and private sales
  • Mockups for Air cabin simulators
  • Movie studios
  • smart repairs and painting

Company News

aviationscouts News: Special Offer⎪Zodiac Sicma Airgo Economy Class Seats for Boeing 777 Family

Get your B777 ready for the restart with a full economy class cabin. Special Offer Sicma Airgonomic Economy Seats Type 3513 for Boeing 777 Family

aviationscouts I news - Temporary Interior Storage Solution

Are you looking for temporary storage? We have 4,500+ m² storage capacity ready for your aircraft seats & interiors www.aviationscouts.com

aviationscouts News: Special Offer⎪Get your A330 ready for a restart

Get your A330 ready for long-haul flights with the famous Recaro 3510B. In addition we have a set of Weber 5700 seats and a very rare set of Spectrum seats in 9 abreast configuration.

aviationscouts: New Arrival⎪Lightweight Pinnacle Seats

NEW ARRIVAL AVIATION SEATS ✦ in excellent condition ✦ SEAT OVERHAUL STORAGE & LOGISTICS ENGINEERING experienced FAA and EASA Part-145 partners for modification, clean and tag,  refurbishment over 4,500 m2 storage capacity, incoming inspection, payment per month per pax, including packaging and …

aviationscouts have A330 enhanced interiors for SALE

We have more than 800+ part numbers for SALE! Available from stock in our warehouse in Germany in AS REMOVED or SERVICABLE condition with FULL TRACE: Business Class Seats & Economy Class Seats, Overhead Bins, Infill Panels, PSUs, …

aviationscouts are EN 9100:2018 certified!

  info@aviationscouts.com    +49 (0) 9571 - 947 907 0   We are EN 9100:2018 certified!   Good news for our business partners and customers - after a comprehensive digitalization process in 2020, we have now also been …

aviationscouts news: Special Offer⎪Brand New Recaro Seats

Are you looking for aircraft seats? 100+ Seat models online, 12000+ pax in stock, as removed, serviceable, overhauled condition

Purify disinfection concept lets you open airports and fly aircraft safer and sooner

What is the aviation industry if it cannot fly? purify is a four-step disinfectant concept that is quick and long lasting, with potential for ancillary revenue, letting you get on with your business of helping passengers travel …


A new four-step hygiene concept will allow airports and airlines to relaunch operations while also fighting the spread of COVID-19. Only by reassuring passengers and crew of the safety to fly again, aviationscouts says, will …

aviationscouts: FOR SALE >> Rare Recaro 3510s for Boeing B767

For Sale: 3+ Economy Class Shipsets for Boeing B767 available!   Offer | O180275 | Recaro 3510 Passenger Places | 259-273 Available Shipsets | 1-3 Seat Layout | 7 abreast TSO | TSO-C39b (9G) Recline | Mechanical Characteristics | Re-webbed seat belts, healthy spare parts package …

SALE >> Full Economy A330 Set I Recaro 3410 <<

Next Full Economy Class Shipset for Airbus A330 available for SALE! Offer | O170223 | Recaro 3410 Passenger Places | 308 Available Shipsets | 3 Seat Layout | 8 abreast TSO | C127a (16G) Recline | Mechanical Characteristics | New backrest cover1 IFE | Removal of Electronic …

Special Offer - 1 Full Economy A330 Set - from aviationscouts

  We have 1 Full Economy Class Shipset for Airbus A330 available for SALE! Offer | O190375 | Weber 5700 Passenger Places | 330 Seat Layout | 8 abreast TSO | C127a (16G) Recline | Mechanical Characteristics …

Let's meet online!

Coronavirus Update Over the growing concerns of Coronavirus (COVID-19) we would like to assure you that aviationscouts is operating as normal, whilst following a strict process to safeguard our employees and customers. Our process is based on …

Come and meet us at the upcoming events!

View on the website »     info@aviationscouts.com    +49 (0) 9571 - 947 907 0 Come and meet us at the upcoming events!   Over the next few months we will attend a variety of different events across the world. If …

Are You Looking For Aircraft Seats? TOP Offers⎪January 2020

Plan your next cabin modification upfront! We have ready to ship seats of Recaro 3510/20 for A320 as well as Brice B1010 for ATR 72 in stock. All of our seats can be delivered in serviceable …


aviationscouts GmbH
Wendenstraße 40
96215 Lichtenfels
  • +49 9571 947 907 0