airline cabin photo by Chris Sloan via airchive.comIn the long history of bad industrial design, the flight attendant call button on commercial airlines takes top prize.

Usually located next to the reading light button and often indistinguishable from it, the dreaded button causes flight attendants to make countless pointless trips down the aisles, only to hear embarrassed passengers say they were just trying to switch on the light.

Not for much longer, thanks to a new interior design on Boeing’s 737 passenger jet.

(READ the story from Reuters)

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