Patents by Inventor Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre

Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre 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).

  • Publication number: 20190176989
    Abstract: A passenger seat includes a tray table and an amenities module. The passenger seat has at least one first configuration where the amenities module is concealed by the tray table and at least one second configuration where the amenities module is exposed. The tray table is approximately parallel to a seatback surface of the passenger seat in the at least one first configuration and in the at least one second configuration.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 12, 2017
    Publication date: June 13, 2019
    Applicant: Zodiac Seats US LLC
    Inventors: Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre, Nguyen Foek Le, Dafne Diaz, Mario Herrera, Jean-Christophe Gaudeau, Jose Ramon Madrigal
  • Patent number: 9902335
    Abstract: Described are adjustable support assemblies that include a base (16), a support platform (14) elastically coupled to the base, and a slide bar (12) elastically coupled to a pair of tracks on the base, wherein the adjustable support assembly is positioned within a recess (62) of a passenger seat back (64) and at least partially surrounded by a shroud (72) so that only portions of the support platform and the slide bar extend through the shroud, wherein the adjustable support assembly is configured to securely hold portable electronic devices having a range of heights, widths, and thicknesses.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 21, 2014
    Date of Patent: February 27, 2018
    Assignee: Zodiac Seats US LLC
    Inventors: Aram Krikorian, Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre, Maria Fernanda Molinar Gutierrez, Juan Hernandez, Oscar Ruiz Lara, John Allen, Merardo Vela Hinojos
  • Publication number: 20160176356
    Abstract: Described are adjustable support assemblies that include a base (16), a support platform (14) elastically coupled to the base, and a slide bar (12) elastically coupled to a pair of tracks on the base, wherein the adjustable support assembly is positioned within a recess (62) of a passenger seat back (64) and at least partially surrounded by a shroud (72) so that only portions of the support platform and the slide bar extend through the shroud, wherein the adjustable support assembly is configured to securely hold portable electronic devices having a range of heights, widths, and thicknesses.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 21, 2014
    Publication date: June 23, 2016
    Inventors: Aram Krikorian, Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre, Maria Fernanda Molinar Gutierrez, Juan Hernandez, Oscar Ruiz Lara, John Allen, Merardo Vela Hinojos
  • Patent number: 9061765
    Abstract: Described are passenger seat assemblies comprising: at least one seat pan; an inflatable seat adjacent to the at least one seat pan; and at least one inflation system comprising a transport device and a delivery mechanism coupled to the transport device, wherein the transport device is configured to inject an inflating substance into the inflatable seat via the delivery mechanism, wherein the delivery mechanism is coupled to the inflatable seat via an opening. The passenger seat assemblies may further comprise a support structure. The inflating substance may be air. The inflatable seat may comprise at least one structural chamber. The inflatable seat may also have utility apart from the passenger seat assembly.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 2011
    Date of Patent: June 23, 2015
    Assignee: Zodiac Seats US LLC
    Inventors: Jose Guillermo Aguirre Vazquez, Luis Carlos Alvarado Villalobos, Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre
  • Patent number: 9045062
    Abstract: A passenger seat is provided that utilizes existing standard pitch dimensions for multiple seating classes, in combination with a proprietary reconfiguration mechanism that allows passengers to maintain an acceptable knee clearance regardless of the seat's orientation. According to some embodiments, a passenger seat may reverse position of the backrest in a way that maintains passenger density (number of passengers per class), while providing appropriate levels of comfort and respect for current social norms related to personal space. In some embodiments, a reversible tray table is provided for use with the reversible seat. In some embodiments, the tray table may couple with an adjacent tray table with engagement features.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 15, 2013
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2015
    Assignee: Zodiac Seats US LLC
    Inventors: Michael L. Deimen, Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre, Jose Madrigal, Oscar Ruiz
  • Patent number: 8944505
    Abstract: Described are passenger seat assemblies having a seat back support, a seat pan coupled to the seat back support, a seat support structure coupled to the seat pan, wherein the seat support structure comprises a mounting channel, and a mounting bar inserted through the mounting channel and coupled to the seat support structure. The mounting bar is configured to pivotally couple to a passenger cabin. The mounting bar may also be configured to rotate the passenger seat assembly between an upright position and a reclined position.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 2011
    Date of Patent: February 3, 2015
    Assignee: Zodiac Seats US LLC
    Inventors: Franghie Rubio Khalil, Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre, Sahira Villalobos Gonzalez, Carla Cristina Gonzalez Salitrero, Jose Angel Vilchis Dominguez
  • Patent number: 8944461
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present invention provide an airbag system designed to deploy from a privacy wall in a diagonal manner.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 2013
    Date of Patent: February 3, 2015
    Assignee: Zodiac Seats France
    Inventors: Rakibul Islam, Robert W. Trimble, Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre, Frederic Quatanens, Jeremy Cailleteau, Jeremy Gaudin, Virgile Martinez, Jean-Marc Obadia
  • Patent number: 8857911
    Abstract: Described are passenger seat assemblies having at least one seat back support and at least one seat pan coupled to the at least one seat back support. The passenger seat assemblies may also include at least one pair of armrests coupled to the at least one seat back support, a seat support structure having at least one seat pan mounting surface and a framework, wherein the at least one seat pan is coupled to the at least one seat pan mounting surface, and/or at least one headrest pivotally coupled to the at least one seat back support with at least one pair of extensions coupled to the at least one headrest or the at least one seat back support.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 11, 2012
    Date of Patent: October 14, 2014
    Assignee: Zodiac Seats US LLC
    Inventors: Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre, Oscar Ruiz Lara
  • Patent number: 8851568
    Abstract: Described are passenger seat assemblies having at least one seat back support pivotally coupled to an overhead support structure, at least one seat pan pivotally coupled to the at least one seat back support, and at least one foot rest support may be pivotally coupled to the seat pan. The seat back support may be configured to rotate into a retracted position adjacent the overhead support structure. The seat pan may be configured to rotate into a retracted position adjacent the seat back support. Finally, the foot rest support may be configured to rotate into a retracted position adjacent the seat pan.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 2, 2011
    Date of Patent: October 7, 2014
    Assignee: Zodiac Seals US LLC
    Inventors: Robert Funk, Rebeca Rubio Trevizo, Fernando Luis Bencomo Arvizo, Gabriela Alejandra Gonzalez Gonzalez, Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre
  • Publication number: 20140138991
    Abstract: The present invention generally relates to passenger aircraft seats. In some embodiments of the present invention, a passenger seat is provided that utilizes existing standard pitch dimensions for multiple seating classes, in combination with a proprietary reconfiguration mechanism that allows passengers to maintain an acceptable knee clearance regardless of the seat's orientation. According to some embodiments, a passenger seat may reverse position of the backrest in a way that maintains passenger density (number of passengers per class), while providing appropriate levels of comfort and respect for current social norms related to personal space. In some embodiments, a reversible tray table is provided for use with the reversible seat. In some embodiments, the tray table may couple with an adjacent tray table with engagement features.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 15, 2013
    Publication date: May 22, 2014
    Applicant: ZODIAC SEATS US LLC
    Inventors: Michael L. Deimen, Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre, Jose Madrigal, Oscar Ruiz
  • Publication number: 20140077478
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present invention provide an airbag system designed to deploy from a privacy wall in a diagonal manner.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 15, 2013
    Publication date: March 20, 2014
    Applicant: ZODIAC SEATS FRANCE
    Inventors: Rakibul Islam, Robert W. Trimble, Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre, Frederic Quatanens, Jeremy Cailleteau, Jeremy Gaudin, Virgile Martinez, Jean-Marc Obadia
  • Patent number: 8556291
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present invention provide an airbag system designed to deploy from a privacy wall in a diagonal manner.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 23, 2012
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2013
    Assignee: Zodiac Seats France
    Inventors: Rakibul Islam, Robert W. Trimble, Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre, Frederic Quatanens, Jeremy Cailleteau, Jeremy Gaudin, Virgile Martinez, Jean-Marc Obadia
  • Patent number: 8528932
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present invention provide an airbag system formed from non-traditional or asymmetric airbag shapes that deflect a vehicle occupant away from an interior vehicle structure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 23, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2013
    Assignee: Zodiac Seats France
    Inventors: Rakibul Islam, Robert W. Trimble, Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre, Frederic Quatanens, Jeremy Cailleteau, Jeremy Gaudin, Virgile Martinez, Jean-Marc Obadia
  • Publication number: 20130026803
    Abstract: Described are airbag modules for a passenger seat having a seat back, a container coupled to the seat back, wherein the container includes at least one airbag, and a structure positioned aft of the seat back, wherein the structure includes a recess configured to receive the at least one airbag in a deployed state. In certain examples, the container also has a cover with a breakable line, and the structure also has a breakable area positioned aft of the recess, wherein the breakable line is configured to form an opening in the cover and the breakable area is configured to form an opening in the aft surface when a force is applied by the at least one airbag in a deployed state.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 25, 2012
    Publication date: January 31, 2013
    Applicant: ZODIAC AEROSPACE
    Inventors: RAKIBUL ISLAM, ROBERT W. TRIMBLE, RAUL DANIEL FLORES AGUIRRE, FREDERIC QUATANENS, JEREMY CAILLETEAU, JEREMY GAUDIN, VIRGILE MARTINEZ, JEAN-MARC OBADIA
  • Publication number: 20130015642
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present invention provide a bonnet airbag system that is configured to deploy in a forward manner from a back portion of a seat.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 23, 2012
    Publication date: January 17, 2013
    Inventors: RAKIBUL ISLAM, ROBERT W. TRIMBLE, RAUL DANIEL FLORES AGUIRRE, FREDERIC QUATANENS, JEREMY CAILLETEAU, JEREMY GAUDIN, VIRGILE MARTINEZ, JEAN-MARC OBADIA
  • Patent number: D682567
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 2011
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2013
    Assignee: Zodiac Seats US LLP
    Inventors: Franghie Rubio Khalil, Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre, Sahira Villalobos Gonzalez, Carla Cristina Gonzalez Salitrero, Jose Angel Vilchis Dominguez
  • Patent number: D682568
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 2011
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2013
    Assignee: Zodiac Seats US LLC
    Inventors: Franghie Rubio Khalil, Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre, Sahira Villalobos Gonzalez, Carla Cristina Gonzalez Salitrero, Jose Angel Vilchis Dominguez
  • Patent number: D682569
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 2011
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2013
    Assignee: Zodiac Seats US LLC
    Inventors: Franghie Rubio Khalil, Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre, Sahira Villalobos Gonzalez, Carla Cristina Gonzalez Salitrero, Jose Angel Vilchis Dominguez
  • Patent number: D682570
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 2011
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2013
    Assignee: Zodiac Seats US LLC
    Inventors: Franghie Rubio Khalil, Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre, Sahira Villalobos Gonzalez, Carla Cristina Gonzalez Salitrero, Jose Angel Vilchis Dominguez
  • Patent number: D692246
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 2, 2011
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2013
    Assignee: Zodiac Seats US LLC
    Inventors: Robert Funk, Rebeca Rubio Trevizo, Fernando Luis Bencomo Arvizo, Gabriela Alejandra Gonzalez Gonzalez, Raul Daniel Flores Aguirre