Itsy bitsy teeny weeny airplane seat

It’s the story of the incredibly shrinking airplane seat.  Which is ironic because as people seem to be getting bigger the seats are getting smaller.  Check out this handy comparison courtesy of Bill McGee of USA Today. (Note – Pitch = the distance in inches from a given point on one seat to the same point… Continue reading Itsy bitsy teeny weeny airplane seat

Bums in seats

It’s the airline mantra – just get bums in those seats and at least we are not flying at a loss.  But how do the bums feel about this?  Are they comfortable, squashed, numb, fidgety?  It’s all about the seats and that thing they call “pitch”. (Distance between the back end of a seat and the front end of the seat… Continue reading Bums in seats