13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

So you love flying. You love every type of aircraft. You would spend the whole day high above ground if you could. But that's impossible, and when you return to your home or to your office, you want to feel at least a tiny bit of that sensation you felt at those high altitudes. Thanks to a few designer and furniture makers, this is now possible.

The following pieces are made of disassembled or reclaimed aircraft parts, bringing the skies into your home. Check them out — plus a few extras at the end, which didn't come directly from the runway, but are just as cool.


Relicta office desks "made out of old aircrafts carcasses"

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

Picture: Relicta design


Mixer Tulip 737 Coffee Table, made of salvaged aluminium aircraft turbine and glass, designed by Rosario Gallina and Tiziano Rutilo for Relicta design.

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

Picture: Bonhams


Pratt & Whitney Twin Seats, designed and executed by Rosario Gallina and Tiziano Rutilo for Relicta Design.

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

Picture: Relicta design


Convair desk by Eichholtz.

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

Picture: Eichholtz


Eichholtz desk wing.

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

Picture: Eichholtz


Lycoming R680 9 cylinder radial engine coffee table — the engine is from a US Army Boeing-Stearman PT-1, World War II biplane, c1936/38.

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

Picture: Decoratum


Dove, an aeroplane propeller heads table, England, 1960s

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

Picture: Decoratum


F-Light, a modular lighting system made of recycled plane, created by Paul Coudamy

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

Picture: Benjamin Boccas/Coudamy Architectures


B-52 Bomber Wing Flap Conference Table made of the inner wing flap of a B-52 Bomber by MotoArt.

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

Picture: MotoArt


Boeing 747 jumbo jet engine conference table by MotoArt.

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

Picture: MotoArt


B-52 Ejection Chair by MotoArt.

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

Picture: MotoArt


DC-10 Cowling Bed by MotoArt.

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

Picture: MotoArt


MotoArt Stratotanker sink, fabricated from a KC-97 front landing gear door

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

Picture: MotoArt


Bonus: The following three pieces aren't made from parts, but they're deeply inspired by flight, like these Aviator lounge chairs by Canadian designer David Catta.

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home
13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

Photo: Catta Works


The same goes for Restoration Hardware's Aviator Wing Desk, which is inspired by streamlined World War II fighter planes. Its shape mimicks the bent wing of a plane.

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home
13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

Picture: Restoration Hardware


Both Restoration Hardware's Aviator chair and its Devon Spitfire are inspired by the aerodynamic curves of World War II fighter planes, too.

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home
13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

Picture: Restoration Hardware


As well as the Aviator leather office chair by Alexander and Pearl

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

Picture: Alexander and Pearl


And finally, the Blackhawk chest by Restoration Hardware.

13 Designs That Bring Reclaimed Aeroplane Parts Into Your Home

Picture: Restoration Hardware

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