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AIR FAN / Cabin Deployable Shield


Our new design for the post-COVID-19 aircraft cabin interiors features a deployable shield between each seat acting as individual seat foldable partitions. A foldable shield attached to the armrest between each seat would extend when the passenger put down the armrest to create separation for additional protection. Antimicrobial self- disinfection materials and sustainable finishes are used to make the shield.
Our objective is to re-design how aircraft cabins making the environment safer for passengers and crew attempting to create some social distance between passengers on planes without losing seating capacity.


Design Thinking Lab

Design Thinking Lab
Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR China

King Man Chan,
Design Thinking Lab - The Hong Kong Polytechnic University