American’s New Business Class Seat?

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    Several days ago I wrote about how American is changing the business class seat supplier they're using for the 777-200 and 787-9. While they contracted the seats for those planes to Zodiac, unfortunately they haven't been able to deliver anywhere close to on-time, which has cost American quite a bit of money. That's especially true for the 787s, where the planes have been ready for delivery from Boeing, but Zodiac didn't have the seats ready. Changing seat manufacturers last minute when you've already reconfigured some of your fleet is a pretty drastic move, and presumably American is now in quite a rush to find a replacement. A lot of us are wondering what American's new business class seat will look like on the 777-200 and 787-9. After all, there are only so many manufacturers of business class seats with direct aisle access which have the capacity to handle American's needs. The post American’s New Business Class Seat? appeared first on One Mile at a Time.

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