Patents by Inventor Harry Kwik

Harry Kwik has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 8342449
    Abstract: A vertically movable passageway for a space in the ceiling region in an aircraft cabin. The passageway comprises a passageway floor and a displacement device, wherein the displacement device is designed to variably set the height (h1) of the passageway floor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 11, 2006
    Date of Patent: January 1, 2013
    Assignee: Airbus Operations GmbH
    Inventors: Michael Schuld, Harry Kwik
  • Patent number: 7717371
    Abstract: A resting deck in an aircraft with a plurality of side-by-side arranged resting compartments, which are oriented in a special way and manner, in order to make use of the existing space as optimally as possible, and an aircraft, which is equipped with such a resting deck. The resting deck includes a plurality of side-by-side arranged, longitudinally extending resting compartments, which are defined on two, opposite longitudinal sides by a respective separating barrier, which separates adjacent resting compartments from one another, as well as a longitudinal resting surface, which is arranged in each of the plurality of the resting compartments, such that a longitudinal side of the resting surface extends along a longitudinal direction of the separating barrier and a slanting angle between the separating barrier and the fuselage axis in a forward direction is greater than 0° and less than 180°.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 25, 2007
    Date of Patent: May 18, 2010
    Assignee: Airbus Deutschland GmbH
    Inventors: Michael Schuld, Harry Kwik
  • Publication number: 20090321564
    Abstract: A vertically movable passageway for a space in the ceiling region in an aircraft cabin. The passageway comprises a passageway floor and a displacement device, wherein the displacement device is designed to variably set the height (h1) of the passageway floor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 11, 2006
    Publication date: December 31, 2009
    Applicant: Airbus Deutschland GmbH
    Inventors: Michael Schuld, Harry Kwik
  • Publication number: 20070241231
    Abstract: A cabin module includes a pallet, onto which a component is pre-installed, wherein the pallet forms a floor element of a cabin compartment. Several cabin modules with pre-installed component, e.g. cabinet, table, wall, bed, seat, etc. may be combined amongst each other into a cabin compartment. Furthermore, power and water connections may be preinstalled onto the pallet.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 11, 2007
    Publication date: October 18, 2007
    Applicant: Airbus Deutschland GmbH
    Inventors: Kathrin Meyer-Rusitschka, Harry Kwik
  • Publication number: 20070170311
    Abstract: A resting deck in an aircraft with a plurality of side-by-side arranged resting compartments, which are oriented in a special way and manner, in order to make use of the existing space as optimally as possible, and an aircraft, which is equipped with such a resting deck. The resting deck includes a plurality of side-by-side arranged, longitudinally extending resting compartments, which are defined on two, opposite longitudinal sides by a respective separating barrier, which separates adjacent resting compartments from one another, as well as a longitudinal resting surface, which is arranged in each of the plurality of the resting compartments, such that a longitudinal side of the resting surface extends along a longitudinal direction of the separating barrier and a slanting angle between the separating barrier and the fuselage axis in a forward direction is greater than 0° and less than 180°.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 25, 2007
    Publication date: July 26, 2007
    Applicant: Airbus Deutschland GmbH
    Inventors: Michael Schuld, Harry Kwik
  • Patent number: 5474260
    Abstract: An aircraft body or fuselage is divided by a main deck (3) to form an upper deck and a lower deck. The lower deck has its own floor (5). A connecting device or several such devices, for example stairs and/or elevators, interconnect the upper deck with the lower deck in positions to facilitate central access to a plurality of lower deck facilities. Supply facilities and sanitary facilities are arranged on the lower deck to provide additional seating space on the upper deck. The lower deck may also hold resting areas, such as a lounge that may be equipped with beds, such as convertible beds. A food distribution station is arranged on the upper deck in vertical alignment with a galley on the lower deck. All the facilities of a group of facilities on the lower deck are centrally accessible.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 18, 1994
    Date of Patent: December 12, 1995
    Assignee: Deutsche Aerospace Airbus GmbH
    Inventors: Guenter Schwertfeger, Harry Kwik, Ralf Myska, Hans-Juergen Mueller, Ingrid Kutzner, Ralf Schliwa, Joachim Claus, Markus Schumacher, Michael Lau, Andrew Muin