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Old Jan 17, 13, 7:33 am
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SimpleDXB
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Asia / ME
Programs: EK Plat, OWE (BA), *A Gold (TK), EY Gold*
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Originally Posted by ngfan View Post
Al Bakers marketing blabla of an unprecedented experience in Y is wrong, cramped seating can be had on many other airlines already like LH, EK, etc.
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787 seats in Y are paper thin. The IFE boxes under the seats severely restrict footroom space by 50% (you must wedge your feet next to the box). I find the seats desperately uncomfortable even on the 45min hop over the pond from DOH-DXB. I pity the poor souls who have to endure long-haul/ultra long-haul on this....

Like many others, I was excited for the launch of this plane. As big an anti-climax as making Gold in the Privilege Club
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