Airbus is promoting the newly created “Settee Corner” concept for business class, combining flexible use and lower production cost. Named after a British English word for sofa, the seat can only be used during taxi, takeoff and landing phases. In cruise flight, various usages are suggested. Two people can sit next to each other and their relative positions will be favorable for a conversation, as the outboard portion is angled. When used for sitting, the seat is fixed, meaning ...

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