Air Astana introduces Christian Lacroix and Furla onboard


FORMIA, the international guest amenity and hospitality specialist, announces an extension to its existing commercial relationship with Air Astana, the national airline of Kazakhstan, for the supply of in-flight amenity kits offered to the airline’s long and short haul Business Class passengers. The high quality amenities feature the world famous Christian Lacroix and Furla luxury labels, synonym of fashion and style.

FORMIA supplies a unique selection of specially designed Christian Lacroix and Furla bags to delight both ladies and gents passengers on their outbound and inbound flights.

The Christian Lacroix bags embody the spirit of the famous Parisian atelier which is known for its flamboyant prints and bold use of colour and feature the company’s signature butterfly pattern.

The Furla women’s bag also captivate the brand essence in a miniature version of the brand’s famous retail handbags including the quintessential Furla gold zip pull.

In a move that relates to FORMIA’s continuous strive for adding value, each kit will include a pair of slippers, replacing the flight socks commonly found in on-board amenity kits.

Roland Grohmann, Managing Director of FORMIA told Amenities: “At FORMIA, we know from several years of working with ourpartners at Air Astana that it is an airline which focuses on design excellence, high quality and innovation. It gives us great pleasure to be supplying these uber luxury branded bags and we congratulate Air Astana on maintaining its leading edge reputation for quality and innovation.”

Commenting, Yelena Obukhova Air Astana’s – Director Inflight Product – , said: “The brands’attributes are superbly and very neatly represented in these new Christian Lacroix and Furla bags. We thank FORMIA for bringing us such premium labels which cannot fail to delight passengers with their unrivalled style and luxury in a practical product with the potential for many after-flight uses.”