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The end of window seats in airplane? - By : Substance,

The end of window seats in airplane?


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Would you travel on a commercial aircraft without windows? We may see one day these little windows so typical to airliners disappear to reinforce the hull while reducing its weight. And who say weight reduction say fuel economy and reduced pollution. Huge OLED screens to replace them, would it be a suitable compromise for you?

Moreover, it is not only in commercial aircraft that these windows could disappear: Some manufacturers of future supersonic business jet could also eliminate them (see this article in Substance ETS).

So, would you travel on an airplane without windows?

 


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