Seating unit for an aircraft cabin

- British Airways plc

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

FIG. 2 is a side elevational view thereof from the right of FIG. 1, the side opposite that shown in FIG. 2 being the mirror image thereof;

FIG. 3 is a side, top and rear perspective view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top and side perspective view thereof with parts in an alternative position;

FIG. 5 is an enlarged fragmentary view of a portion of the device shown FIG. 3, with a compartment thereof in an open position; and,

FIG. 6 is an enlarged fragmentary perspective view of a portion of the inner side of an armrest thereof.

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: D405275
Type: Grant
Filed: Mar 12, 1998
Date of Patent: Feb 9, 1999
Assignee: British Airways plc (Middlesex)
Inventors: Ian Dryburgh (Sparsholt), Simon Lunn (London), Russell Mulchansingh (London)
Primary Examiner: Gary D. Watson
Law Firm: Young & Thompson
Application Number: 0/84,856
Current U.S. Class: D/6356; D6/335; D6/336; D6/360
International Classification: 0601;