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1. (WO2018078376) A PASSENGER SEATING ARRANGEMENT WITH SHARED ACCESS

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/078376    International Application No.:    PCT/GB2017/053234
Publication Date: Fri May 04 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Fri Oct 27 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: B64D 11/06
Applicants: ACUMEN DESIGN ASSOCIATES LIMITED
Inventors: WILLIAMS, Andrew Stephen Fereday
Title: A PASSENGER SEATING ARRANGEMENT WITH SHARED ACCESS
Abstract:
A passenger seating arrangement comprises a column of seat units, the column comprises a multiplicity of pairs of seat units, each pair of seat units comprising an inwardly-facing seat unit and an adjacent outwardly-facing seat unit. The inwardly-and outwardly-facing seat units are angled at an acute angle to the longitudinal axis of the aircraft. Each seat unit is configurable between a seating configuration and a flat-bed configuration. The passenger seating arrangement further comprises a plurality of entrance ways, each entrance way being located between a neighbouring pair of seat units, and each entrance way being a shared entrance way to provide access from the aisle to two seat units, the two seat units being an inwardly-facing seat unit of one pair and the neighbouring outwardly-facing seat unit of the neighbouring pair.