An unexpected hurdle had to be overcome by Luxon Carr during its work on new interiors for airline Britannia. The group had developed several styles of seat covers (see First Sight), intended to be arranged randomly for an informal feel. But engineers working on a mock interior had different ideas. They insisted on deploying the covers in neat blocks, by colour.
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