Standing on Flights?
July 11, 2014
The vertical passenger seat — or “standing cabin” — may be the next big cost-cutting move in aviation, according to a new report whose author says the concept could be here within five years.
“I stumbled across the idea when I was looking (into) ways to reduce the flight ticket price,” Fairuz Romli, who authored the report published in the IACSIT International Journal of Engineering and Technology, tells CNN by email.
Or for those multi-taskers:
As long as there was still room for a carry-on I could do this on a quick flight from Phoenix to Vegas but not cross country.