Airbus Looks To More Seats To Aid Revenue-Conscious Carriers

When Airbus launched the A380 15 years ago, the focus was on inflight lounges, shopping and spas. But this has shifted to a more proletarian view as the manufacturer pushes for denser cabin layouts across its aircraft portfolio. Airbus presented the mock-up of an 11-abreast economy configuration in...
Jens Flottau

Based in Frankfurt, Germany, Jens is executive editor and leads Aviation Week Network’s global team of journalists covering commercial aviation.

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