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  • SAS Short Haul Is About To Get Comfier (And Lighter)
    Posted by Rupa Haria 2:24 PM on Dec 02, 2011

    Here's the new lightweight, fuel-saving seat being installed on SAS' fleet of Boeing 737-800s.


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    SAS today announced that it has ordered the new lightweight Recaro seats for its short haul fleet. Next year, eight of the airline's Boeing 737-800s will be fitted with the new seats - 181 seats on each aircraft - with the rest being installed the following year. 

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    Passengers get more legroom and SAS will benefit from the fuel saving - after the retrofit each aircraft will weigh 360 kilos less than the current weight. 
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    Tags: om99, sas, seats, retrofit, recaro

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