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Philippine Airlines "Skybed"
« on: November 19, 2017, 04:43:08 PM »
A PAL innovation.

http://www.cnn.com/travel/article/singapore-airlines-double-bed-suites/index.html

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(CNN) It's been nearly 38 years since Philippine Airlines unveiled the first fully flat bed on a commercial jet in the shape of slim, bunk-style "Skybeds" on the first class upper deck of its Boeing 747.

That luxury was short-lived, and airlines mostly spent the ensuing decades plotting ways to stuff more and more passengers onto their planes, no matter the class.

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