airlines adding extra seats

Extra Seats


Airlines are looking to expand, and it's going to cost passengers a little elbow room.

Chicago based United Airlines is now the latest carrier to reconfigure its cabins to add 21 additional seats. The new arrangement can be found this winter on the company’s Boeing 777’s. It will feature 50 lie flat business class seats and 242 economy seats. The good news is that the legroom for the economy seats will remain the same as before, 31 inches for economy seats and 34 inches for economy plus seats. And while your legs might be somewhat comfortable depending on your height, it might be a little cramped up top.  read more »