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Still aching from that long holiday flight while stuffed into a narrow middle seat throughout your uncomfy flight? Maybe there’s hope that next time you’ll be more comfy.

At a special center in Oklahoma City, FAA researchers are running a series of trials to decide whether the space between or size of airline seats affect evacuation in emergencies. Those tested include adults between 18 and 60. Lawmakers and consumer advocates are also concerned about children, comfort animals and passengers with disabilities. www.stamfordadvocate.com/news/article/FAA-aims-to-reset-standards-for-planes-seats

 
 
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