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Reader Review and Photos of American’s new Main Cabin Extra seats on a 767

Last week I mentioned that American had quietly launched their new Main Cabin Extra product that offers passengers more legroom in coach, and that many of their Boeing 757 and 767-300 operated flights were now displaying seat maps that were updated with these new configurations. Over the weekend I heard from a reader, David F.,…

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Soft Launch: American Airlines new Main Cabin Extra economy plus seating

American has been busy the last couple of months fitting many of their 767-300s and 757s with new Main Cabin Extra seating that offers passengers more legroom in coach. Because it’s been a work in progress, there’s been no way to know whether or not your flight would offer Main Cabin Extra.  American hasn’t been…

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Photos of American’s new Main Cabin Extra premium economy seats

UPDATE: The link on this page has changed.  Go here to see the photos of American’s new Main Cabin Extra seats. American began quietly testing their new Main Cabin Extra premium economy seats back in June, and then three or four weeks ago they started installing them on the rest of their 767-300 fleet.  Finally,…

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American Airlines to Announces Premium Economy Plans

Soon, you’ll be able to stretch your legs in coach.  American just announced their plans for premium economy seating: Main Cabin Extra, which launches in 2013, will become available for purchase this spring. It will bring four to six more inches of leg room and priority boarding privileges,and will first be offered later this year…

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