(19)
(11)EP 2 586 699 A3

(12)EUROPEAN PATENT APPLICATION

(88)Date of publication A3:
26.07.2017 Bulletin 2017/30

(43)Date of publication A2:
01.05.2013 Bulletin 2013/18

(21)Application number: 12189213.7

(22)Date of filing:  19.10.2012
(51)Int. Cl.: 
B64C 1/14  (2006.01)
(84)Designated Contracting States:
AL AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MK MT NL NO PL PT RO RS SE SI SK SM TR
Designated Extension States:
BA ME

(30)Priority: 27.10.2011 DE 102011085269
27.10.2011 US 201161552207 P

(71)Applicant: Airbus Operations GmbH
21129 Hamburg (DE)

(72)Inventors:
  • Klaas, Andrej
    22305 Hamburg (DE)
  • Stohl, Michael
    22453 Hamburg (DE)
  • Hinrichs, Rolf
    22547 Hamburg (DE)

(74)Representative: Isarpatent 
Patent- und Rechtsanwälte Behnisch Barth Charles Hassa Peckmann & Partner mbB Postfach 44 01 51
80750 München
80750 München (DE)

  


(54)Cover plate, door covering and aircraft or spacecraft


(57) The present invention provides a cover plate (1) for covering at least portions of a door gap (4) formed between a door covering (2) and a fuselage cell (3) of an aircraft or spacecraft (32), comprising: a fastening portion (19) by which the cover plate (1) can be mounted on an outer surface (9) of the door covering (2); a contact portion (20) which rests in a contacting manner against an outer skin (6) of the fuselage cell (3) when the door covering (2) is closed; at least one corner portion (21, 22) associated with a corner (11, 12) of the door covering (2); and a side portion (23) associated with a side (15) of the door covering (2), the at least one corner portion (21, 22) and the side portion (23) being configured to press the contact portion (20) with a constant contact pressure against the outer skin (6) of the fuselage cell (3) when the door covering (2) is closed. The present invention further provides a door covering (2) for an access opening (5) in a fuselage cell (3) of an aircraft or spacecraft (32) having a cover plate (1) of this type as well as an aircraft or spacecraft (32) having a cover plate (1) of this type and/or having a door covering (2) of this type.