Old Mar 24, 16, 7:50 am
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Originally Posted by BOSTransplant View Post
I think MSP's point is that D1 seats are more protected than Y seats. It's very easy to subtly reach over and screw with someone's belongings in economy, but in a 1-2-1 J setup, you have to cross an aisle or stand up and reach over the center barrier to mess with your neighbor's belongings, which would draw the attention of the FAs and everyone else in D1.
I'm in a 2-2 D1 configuration right now, so that doesn't always apply.

And you'd be amazed at how little attention people pay to each other unless the other person is trying to avoid attention.
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