This is Peter Guard for the current February issue of Fast Company Magazine. Peter is a ‘Cabin Experience Strategy Leader’ for Boeing. In other words, he’s the designer responsible for making airplane cabins for comfortable and functional. For example, he’s working on making seats more light weight and comfortable. Losing weight equals more leg room without losing seat count. He also spoke to me about doing away with the lavatory bifold panel doors and replacing them with panel doors. These changes may sound minor, but after getting a sneak peak at the new interior of Boening latest creation, it sure looks like air travel will be getting more comfortable (at least if you’re on an overseas flight).
Here are a couple of outtakes: