Accessible Lavatories Would Open Air Travel To More People

The Skypax lavatory/galley module features a fold-away center wall to combine two lavatories into a larger one for people with reduced mobility.

Credit: Diehl Aviation
The US Department of Transportation this year proposed a new rule that would improve the accessibility of lavatories for people with disabilities traveling on new narrowbodies. “Far too often, travelers with disabilities don’t have the opportunity to fly to their destinations because they can’t...

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