Spirit Airlines Debuts New Seats; Calls Pitch ‘Outdated Metric’

Credit: Acro Aircraft Seating
Florida-based Spirit Airlines has unveiled newly-designed seats it says will maximize usable legroom, part of a bet that passenger comfort can be improved without rethinking the ULCC’s 28-inch seat pitch.Created by UK-based Acro Aircraft Seating, Spirit’s new seats will use thicker padding and...

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