high-density seating

high-density seating

A type of passenger seating where the number of seats are denser than what is given in economy or tourist class.
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Swift Air is a licensed FAA - Part 121 Air Carrier offering high-density seating in several interior configurations, including interior layouts for VIP-First Class travel that includes 68 First Class seats and club-style seating sections, as well as Wi-Fi and inflight entertainment capability.
Emirates will introduce Airbus A380s with a high-density seating configuration to Europe later this year.
The modified 737 model will be targeted at ultra-low-cost carriers seeking high-density seating configurations to pack in passengers on shorter flights were demand exceeds capacity, Wojick said.
All of its A330s, A340s, A380s and most of its Boeing 777s (except those serving the French overseas territories with high-density seating configuration) are now retrofitted.
However, Emirates has 58 A380s on order, and aviation analysts in the Gulf region believe some of these may be configured in a high-density seating arrangement, with around 750 seats for low-cost operations.
The airline plans to use Airbus A330-300s on the route in a high-density seating interior with up to 400 seats--34% more than normal aircraft.
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