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Boeing 77L/77W Lavatory Signs  
User currently offline1337Delta764 From United States of America, joined Oct 2005, 6424 posts, RR: 2
Posted (3 years 4 weeks 12 hours ago) and read 6498 times:

If anyone has seen the lavatory signs on the 77L and 77W, they show the location of the lavatories inside an airplane outline. However, I was wondering, does anyone know how do they indicate whether the lavatories are occupied?

I know that on the 737NG, 753, and Signature Interior 767s, a large red X illuminates when the lavatories are occupied. However, does anyone know how the 77L/77Ws ones illuminate when occupied, if they do at all?


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User currently offlinebreaker1011 From United States of America, joined Nov 2007, 938 posts, RR: 2
Reply 1, posted (3 years 4 weeks 11 hours ago) and read 6405 times:

Was just on one, pretty sure it was a red x also. I think the design is a bit weird looking but oh well! The red x only appears when BOTH lavs in a section are occupied.


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User currently offlineAA737-823 From United States of America, joined Mar 2000, 5722 posts, RR: 11
Reply 2, posted (3 years 3 weeks 3 days 4 hours ago) and read 5785 times:

Quoting breaker1011 (Reply 1):
The red x only appears when BOTH lavs in a section are occupied.

It's easier that way. Otherwise, people would avoid a set of lavs, because the communication isn't very clear.
It's the same in the tail of a 737- the X only lights up when BOTH lavs are locked... or, incidentally, when the flight attendants decide (for whatever reason pops into their very unique minds) to latch the lav lights on.

That annoys me to no end- they latch the light on, and then you can't tell when the lav is available!


User currently offlineandz From South Africa, joined Feb 2004, 8440 posts, RR: 10
Reply 3, posted (3 years 5 days 5 hours ago) and read 5242 times:
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Quoting 1337Delta764 (Thread starter):

How about a picture for those of us that haven't seen this?



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