Seating unit for an aircraft cabin

- British Airways plc

FIG. 1 is a top plan view of a seating unit for an aircraft cabin, showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a side elevational view thereof, taken from the bottom of FIG. 1;

FIGS. 3 and 4 are views similar to FIGS. 1 and 2, respectively, but showing the parts in a first alternative position thereof;

FIG. 5 is a view similar to FIG. 1 but showing the parts in a second alternative position;

FIGS. 6 and 7 are views similar to FIG. 2 but showing the parts in respectively third and fourth alternative positions; and,

FIGS. 8 and 9 are top, side and rear perspective views thereof in further alternative positions.

The portions of the seating unit which have not been shown form no part of the claimed design.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D138511 August 1944 Dreyfuss
D182880 May 1958 Diffrient
D215597 October 1969 Rich
D252060 June 12, 1979 Prevost
D262165 December 8, 1981 Andries et al.
D273157 March 27, 1984 Staub
Other references
  • Domus, Jun. 1996, p. 29, interior of a railroad car, shown mid-page right.
Patent History
Patent number: D402125
Type: Grant
Filed: Mar 7, 1996
Date of Patent: Dec 8, 1998
Assignee: British Airways plc (Middlesex)
Inventors: Ian Dryburgh (Sparsholt, Nr Winchester), Simon Lunn (London), Russell Mulchansingh (London)
Primary Examiner: Gary D. Watson
Law Firm: Young & Thompson
Application Number: 0/51,255
Current U.S. Class: D/6356; D6/335; D6/360
International Classification: 0601;