Air France announced the introduction of a new seat on A320 family aircraft operating domestic flights. The Recaro seat will be phased in from Jan. 30 and will be 40% lighter (weighing 9.1 kg.) than its predecessor and feature 2-3 in. in additional legroom and a 15-deg. recline, AF said. Separately, AF denied reports that it is planning to introduce the compulsory purchase of an additional economy class seat for overweight passengers, saying it "has no intention of making corpulent ...

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