Read more »

"/>

United Adaps its New York to California Flights

United Airlines will reduce NY-LAX and NY-SFO capacity by 35% beginning in October, conceding that low fare carriers have taken over the routes. Now the good news: They will switch from using 767s to newly reconfigured 757s on these routes. Usually that’s bad news, as the 757 is a single-aisle plane and the 767 is a widebody. However, United will have all Economy Plus seating in coach (34″ of pitch) and the only domestic lie-flat beds in first (there’s also a business class, but there’s not much new there). Even better, the aircraft will have powerports at every seat, in every class. Bravo.

Did you enjoy this post?
Sign Up to Receive 1 Email Each Day
Join the more than 7000+ people who get 1 email each day with all the airline news, credit card ideas and general nonsense we've provided for more than 10 years.

Leave a Comment


NOTE - You can use these HTML tags and attributes:
<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>