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Old Aug 22, 16, 2:05 am
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JayKiwi
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
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Originally Posted by djsflynn View Post
Long speculated and much expected, now confirmed by AirNZ: the Spaceseat gets the chop in favour of the Boeing 787-9's more conventional premium economy seat.

The Boeing 777-300ERs will be refurb from February 2017 to 'late November' 2017, with the revamped premium economy cabin going from 44 seats to 54.
The 789 config has "....proven to be extremely popular with customers." Or, loosely translated as "a likely limited volume of some positive feedback has been cherry picked to prop up our blatantly thin spin as regards the swap out, that we are pushing through because it will inflate our profits further, regardless of whether a significant amount of HVCs like the Spaceseat."
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