Continental Airlines unveiled details of a 180-deg. lie-flat business-class seat to be installed on its 787, 777 and 757 aircraft. "Customers will begin seeing lie-flats seats on [777s] that primarily serve transatlantic and transpacific routes in the fall of 2009, with installation on [757-200s] beginning in 2010 and on [787s] as the aircraft are delivered," CO said. New seats will recline to a flat bed extending 6.5 ft. and can be as wide as 25 in. owing to an adjustable arm rest.
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