There is a good piece on the WSJ about airline seat selection and how airlines are trying to “trick” you to pay for a seat, although more seat selection is likely available closer to departure. You can access the article here OR you can use Google to search for “Airline Seats Available for Elite Fliers Only WSJ” to access the entire article.
Airline are today very hard at pushing all kind of premium or preferred seating and elite members typically have those for free. Non-elite members are often presented hardly any other choices that some middle seats on the back and even families are often seated apart from each others. [click to continue…]