266 ‘PlanBay’ plane dividers

Date: May 2020
Designed by: Florian Barjot
Credit: BUSINESS INSIDER

Responding to a 90% drop in world air traffic, Earthbay (a French aviation company run by Florian Barjot in Toulouse) has designed social-distanced plane seats. The company explains that, as ‘the world enters the unknown, we need to adapt [...] Our contribution to the industry is PlanBay ('plan B' in French): a removable kit for an unused [middle] seat, to improve the social distancing in Economy class.’










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