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Old Aug 25, 09, 11:28 am   #1
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Best Dragon Air J seats?

Did a quick search and came up empty. I'll be flying Dragon Air HKG-PEK-HKG in J next month. It looks like it will be a three-cabin 330 (8 a.m. outbound on a Tues. and either 8 a.m. or 10 a.m. return on a Sat.). I like window seats. Any recommendations re best or worst seats? Bulkheads the best?

Thanks for any advice.
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Old Aug 25, 09, 10:27 pm   #2
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They are pretty crammed to be honest, and do not offer fully reclining seats. Its not a long flight so basically grab any of the window seats as I dont recall any of them being better than the rest.
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Old Aug 26, 09, 3:30 am   #3
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They are pretty crammed to be honest, and do not offer fully reclining seats. Its not a long flight so basically grab any of the window seats as I dont recall any of them being better than the rest.
I agree!

Seat pitch on the A330s is in the 45' range according to their website. Not exactly leg-stretching stuff but ok. Just. For a flight of 2 hours I don't think you can go too much wrong.

Recline is also poor so no need to worry, wherever you sit, that someone is going to cramp your space

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lme etc etc

edited - there is one A330 configuration with biz seats at a 63' pitch (sleeper seats) - but this is on a two class configuration only. Who knows - you might get lucky with a substitution.
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Old Aug 26, 09, 7:54 am   #4
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Thank you both for the info...even though (as you indicate) the seating doesn't seem to make much of a difference!
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