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Old 08-08-2010, 12:28 PM
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Originally Posted by Twin Wasp
It's safety issue, right? Just put a mockup of an overwing exit in the jet bridge, "You must fit through this opening to board the aircraft."
What ^^^ said. Awesome idea!
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Old 08-08-2010, 02:33 PM
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My policy is... Don't stare.

If a 400-pound guy doesn't need to pay for the extra seat he's using, then maybe I can fly with the missus on my lap since we're less than 400 pounds? We can also move much quicker in an evac.
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Old 08-08-2010, 03:58 PM
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Originally Posted by Twin Wasp
It's safety issue, right? Just put a mockup of an overwing exit in the jet bridge, "You must fit through this opening to board the aircraft."
ROFL !That's funny
If they take up 2 seats then make it where it's the window and middle seat that are only avail to those of big girth .
Had a wonderful flight from the west coast to the east coast sitting in coach on a 757 long ago and there's nothing like having ones body pressed against the sides of your seat.
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Old 08-08-2010, 04:14 PM
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Originally Posted by Twin Wasp
It's safety issue, right? Just put a mockup of an overwing exit in the jet bridge, "You must fit through this opening to board the aircraft."
If we did this, there would be an order to retrofit all aircraft with cargo doors.
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Old 08-08-2010, 05:52 PM
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Originally Posted by DYNASTY HVY
ROFL !That's funny
If they take up 2 seats then make it where it's the window and middle seat that are only avail to those of big girth .
That should absolutely be the policy. I shouldn't get to die in a fire because tons-a-fun couldn't get his or her asses and chins moving fast enough to get out the exit. ...or became wedged in the aisle.

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Originally Posted by FlyJSH
What's your policy on overweight people?

I prefer to NOT date them.
At the very least never give them my real phone number. 867-5309.
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Old 08-08-2010, 07:22 PM
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Originally Posted by Captain Bligh
At the very least never give them my real phone number. 867-5309.
That was a cool song back in the day !
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Old 08-08-2010, 07:58 PM
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What do you mean "back in the day"

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Old 08-08-2010, 08:10 PM
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Old 08-08-2010, 10:34 PM
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Airlines could put a coach seat right next to the "your bag must fit in this to be a carry on" contraption and "test fit" each pax.
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