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    Airline tells fat passenger to buy two seats...

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    Campbell Brodie
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    Airline tells fat passenger to buy two seats...

    Post by Campbell Brodie on Sun 13 Oct 2013 - 23:05

    ...then gives him one in row 17 and one in row 19!  Daily Mail



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    Re: Airline tells fat passenger to buy two seats...

    Post by Mcqueen on Mon 14 Oct 2013 - 9:30

    He shouldnt be on a plane, Imagine him stuck in the door way if there was an emergency, Then they tell YOU to put your bag in the locker, Blox  
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    Re: Airline tells fat passenger to buy two seats...

    Post by Campbell Brodie on Mon 14 Oct 2013 - 9:37

    True enough Reg...



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    Re: Airline tells fat passenger to buy two seats...

    Post by Perfectspecimen on Mon 14 Oct 2013 - 14:00

    They should name the airline, put them on my favourites list.



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    Re: Airline tells fat passenger to buy two seats...

    Post by Gypsy on Mon 14 Oct 2013 - 15:33

    I reckon it's Aer Lingus
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    Re: Airline tells fat passenger to buy two seats...

    Post by Perfectspecimen on Mon 14 Oct 2013 - 15:40

    I did check out their website and couldnt see if it was extra for big boned peeps, US Airlines do though, bet they sell a few.



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    Re: Airline tells fat passenger to buy two seats...

    Post by 3rdforum on Mon 14 Oct 2013 - 16:03

    Gypsy wrote:I reckon it's Aer Lingus
    Nope, Aer Lingus don't have an overweight policy ( for passengers) plus they have introduced seat reservations at time of booking. Costs 5 euro and is much more civilised than the cattle stampede at rYanair ( even with priority boarding)






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    Re: Airline tells fat passenger to buy two seats...

    Post by 3rdforum on Mon 14 Oct 2013 - 16:06

    I reckon its a piss take. Samoa Air are the only ones to charge extra as far as I can find out.






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    Re: Airline tells fat passenger to buy two seats...

    Post by Mcqueen on Mon 14 Oct 2013 - 16:07

    Antonov airways i recon, walk straight in  
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    Re: Airline tells fat passenger to buy two seats...

    Post by Topdog on Mon 14 Oct 2013 - 16:21

    That passenger should be a pilot, no need for co pilot then
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    Allocated seating .....

    Post by Jimandsi on Tue 15 Oct 2013 - 16:40






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    Re: Airline tells fat passenger to buy two seats...

    Post by Campbell Brodie on Tue 15 Oct 2013 - 16:56

    I'll merge this with a similar thread Jimbo... 



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    Re: Airline tells fat passenger to buy two seats...

    Post by Perfectspecimen on Tue 15 Oct 2013 - 19:15

    I had an allocated seat with Thomas Cook. 35A. No one on the seats next to me and nobody in the four rows behind either. Perfect.



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