Industry Press Release

Deuter USA Introduces New AIRCOMFORT AC Aera Packs

07/16/2013

Longmont, CO (July 11, 2013) — Deuter USA announces the expansion of their award-winning AIRCOMFORT line with the new AC Aera packs. Designed as streamlined, technical backpacks with optimal ventilation, the AC Aera line has four styles, including two SL models.

In the sweet spot size-wise for day hikes, scrambling and fast adventures, the AC Aera System has contoured, padded shoulder straps with 3D Wide-AirMesh for venting and comfort, ventilation hip pads with bilaminate foam for carrying comfort and a secure fit, and a durable spring steel frame that retains its shape and adds tension to the AIRCOMFORT ventilated back. The renowned AIRCOMFORT back system reduces perspiration by 25% adding comfort and cooling for more efficient hiking. Styles include: AC Aera 22 SL, AC Aera 24, AC Aera 28 SL and the AC Aera 30. Each style includes an integrated, detachable rain cover, large U-Shaped front panel access, top lid with zippered compartments and a slim style for easy maneuvering.

Available at retail in spring 2014, the AC Aera packs are part of the redesigned AIRCOMFORT line of packs that include the Futura, Futura Pro and Futura Vario Pro systems.

To learn more about Deuter’s full line of travel packs, backpacks, sleeping bags, child carriers and accessories, visit Booth #5000 at the Outdoor Retailer show.  The current products can be seen online at www.deuter.com.

About Deuter

Deuter Sport GmbH of Gersthofen, Germany, celebrated its 110th year in 2008 and is one of the leading international technical pack brands. Deuter’s major focus is on the development and sales of innovative, high quality, and multi-use packs. Deuter’s current strength in pack innovation is the ventilated back system they have developed and refined over the last 24 years as well as their complete line of child carriers. Since establishing a subsidiary in Longmont, Colorado, in 2001, Deuter has made a significant impact in the U.S. market. Deuter USA has over 600 specialty accounts and has been recognized by its retailers as one of the top backpack brands in the industry. Deuter’s ACT Zero 50+15 pack is the recipient of the Outside Magazine 2011 “Gear of the Year” Award. For more information, please visit http://www.deuter.com.