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EL AL to add economy plus cabins


Israeli carrier EL AL has announced it is to roll out its Economy Class Plus cabins across its fleet following a successful trial.

The airline will introduce the seats to its B767-300s and B747-400, which have an additional 10cm pitch; a third more recline; own check-in area and other benefits.

In addition each passenger in business class and economy plus will have an iPad onboard with all their entertainment options.

The new cabin is amongst several onboard upgrades on EL AL along with a cabin redesign with new toilets, reupholstered seats and an improved lighting system.

“This step is part of a strategy that calls for continually improving the product and customer experience.  EL AL is continuing the renewal impetus and upgrading its fleet for the comfort and pleasure of its passengers,” said Elyezer Shkedy, CEO of EL AL.

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