Too fat to fly?

Too fat to fly?

Two stories caught my eye last week - both about obesity and flying - or were they? One was about passenger weight and the other was about airplane seat width, but what were they trying to address and will they achieve their aim?


At the start of April 2013, Samoa Air introduced 'pay-as-you-weigh' pricing for their airline. They argued that "a kilo is a kilo" ...


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