One company has designed a seat that could help pack more customers into planes. The SkyRider frees up space by decreasing the amount of legroom by several inches. It's got arm rests, a nearly vertical seat back and a seat shaped like a horse saddle. Passengers would sit in an almost squatting position, leaning a bit forward with their weight on their legs.
New Airline Seat Offers Less Legroom, More Savings
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