JetSetter001
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CRJ Jumpseats

Tue Dec 12, 2006 8:16 am

Hi guys,
just need to know whether the CRJ of Bombardier has jumpseats in the cockpit?
Hope u guys can help me out

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airtran737
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RE: CRJ Jumpseats

Tue Dec 12, 2006 8:19 am

It has one, and it is horribly uncomfortable.


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Evan767
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RE: CRJ Jumpseats

Tue Dec 12, 2006 8:26 am

Yes there is one. It's smooshed up against the side of the wall when looking into the cockpit.
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UAL Bagsmasher
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RE: CRJ Jumpseats

Tue Dec 12, 2006 8:29 am

Yes, there is one that slides out and folds down. I rode in it yesterday. Not exactly comfortable, but still pretty fun Wink
 
Goldenshield
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RE: CRJ Jumpseats

Tue Dec 12, 2006 8:49 am

Quoting UAL Bagsmasher (Reply 3):
Not exactly comfortable, but still pretty fun

Not the most comfortable, but it's also better than ones I've sat in on bigger aircraft.
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AsstChiefMark
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RE: CRJ Jumpseats

Tue Dec 12, 2006 8:56 am

And you can only see out of the window if you're less than one meter high.

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DeltaGuy
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RE: CRJ Jumpseats

Tue Dec 12, 2006 12:36 pm

You almost don't know it's there, you've gotta look for it  Wink

It's no worse than the MD-88's...also smooshed in there, and usually used as a paper clamp for the fuel slip.

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Kohflot
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RE: CRJ Jumpseats

Tue Dec 12, 2006 1:44 pm

The biggest problem with the CRJ jumpseat is having that RAT handle right in kicking-range. Lift a foot without watching and *thoomp!*.
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JetSetter001
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RE: CRJ Jumpseats

Tue Dec 12, 2006 6:27 pm

Thanks guys for all your fast replies. I gotta ride one jumpseat on sunday... by the way, the way back is on a 737, is that more comfortable? By now I only jumpseated on A320 and A340-600, they were quite comfi!
 
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RE: CRJ Jumpseats

Tue Dec 12, 2006 6:35 pm

Quoting JetSetter001 (Reply 8):
the way back is on a 737, is that more comfortable?

For me (6'6" or 1.98) it wasn't too bad. Didn't have any space to move my feet around, but was very doable for a 1hr flight
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