Air New Zealand has revealed it will be adding a new cabin class that will essentially fill a niche between standard economy and premium economy products. The product, known as “economy stretch,” will be introduced on the carrier’s widebody fleet next year. It will be offered on up to 42 seats depending on aircraft type. Economy stretch will be based on the same economy seat, but will have greater pitch and improved amenities such as pillows and headsets used in premium ...

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