Hot seat: most popular spot in economy class revealed


Research by British Airways has revealed the most popular seats on a standard Boeing 747 aircraft.

The four pairs of seats: 51B/51C, 52B/52C, 51H/51J and 52 H/52J (see image below), are the most commonly chosen in economy class, the airline said. The seats, located at the very back of the aircraft, are the only ones on board that allow those travelling as a pair to occupy a row to themselves, and are subsequently favoured by couples.

Window seats are generally favoured over aisle ones, the research found, with six per cent more bookings.

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