Airlines may be getting skittish about putting pets in cargo holds…but what about people?
Airbus (EADSY), the European plane-maker, has struck a deal with a company called Zodiac Aerospace to develop sleeper modules that can be swapped out with regular cargo containers on specific flights.
The sleeping berths would give carriers more flexibility in the way they plan their commercial operations, Airbus said Tuesday.
“This approach to commercial air travel is a step change towards passenger comfort. We have already received very positive feedback from several airlines on our first mock-ups,” said Airbus cabin and cargo chief Geoff Pinner.
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