dandy_don
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A320 V 737

Wed May 09, 2001 12:21 pm

How much wider is the 320 than the 737 and how does that translate into seat width in the average jampacked airliner?
 
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RE: A320 V 737

Wed May 09, 2001 12:26 pm

3 inches.

Which will basically mean that the aisle would be 3 inches wider, an airline probably wouldn't spend more money for newly designed seats just for .2 of an inch of extra space on each one, especially if they operate/did operate the 737.


My 2 cents.
 
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RE: A320 V 737

Wed May 09, 2001 12:35 pm

They are 7 inches wider, and on United, the seats and aisle are each an inch wider than on the 737.
 
Skystar
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RE: A320 V 737

Wed May 09, 2001 3:55 pm

The A320 infact has seats wider than the 747 (economy class, don't know about business class).

Cheers,

Justin
 
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RE: A320 V 737

Wed May 09, 2001 4:30 pm

Justin,
You are absolutely right. Ansett's A320's had much larger seats than any 747's I've ever been on, thats what really stunned me. Unless Ansett just has bigger seat???

Regards
QF
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