September 25, 2012
Airline Moves Babies to the Back of the Plane

It’s baby apartheid, and it could be your best shot at getting some peace and quiet on an 8-hour red eye. Starting on Friday, AsiaAirlines is introducing seating that will keep passengers under the age of 12 away from older, baby-phobic passengers. It’s practically free, too.

Read more. [Image: Shutterstock/Asia Air]

Airline Moves Babies to the Back of the Plane

It’s baby apartheid, and it could be your best shot at getting some peace and quiet on an 8-hour red eye. Starting on Friday, AsiaAirlines is introducing seating that will keep passengers under the age of 12 away from older, baby-phobic passengers. It’s practically free, too.

Read more. [Image: Shutterstock/Asia Air]

  1. awesomeocelot reblogged this from theatlantic
  2. mikedinglasan reblogged this from theatlantic and added:
    Faith in humanity. Restored.
  3. kunz0208 reblogged this from theatlantic and added:
    Good or bad? you decide
  4. gafasdelsol reblogged this from theatlantic
  5. ilahartford reblogged this from theatlantic and added:
    Husband and I would be much more inclined to fly and to pay more to travel if American and European airlines adopted...
  6. maneatingbadger reblogged this from theatlantic and added:
    See The Oatmeal.
  7. salmonking reblogged this from drtanner
  8. giddygirlie reblogged this from katedanley and added:
    Most airlines do this anyway. Unless you’re buying a first class tickets (WHAT! BABIES GET DA FUQ OUTTA FIRST CLASS!),...
  9. meatmachinery reblogged this from theatlantic and added:
    No one puts baby in the corner, except Asia.
  10. textualrelations reblogged this from theatlantic
  11. jiangping reblogged this from theatlantic
  12. missenchantment reblogged this from weejit
  13. weejit reblogged this from theatlantic and added:
    I have been begging for this for years.
  14. hasbro-official reblogged this from drtanner
  15. drtanner-sfw reblogged this from travelerofthetimestreams and added:
    FUCK YES FLYING AIR ASIA FOREVER
  16. drtanner reblogged this from travelerofthetimestreams and added:
    FUCK YES FLYING AIR ASIA FOREVER
  17. katedanley reblogged this from styro
  18. theredshoes reblogged this from theatlantic and added:
    OMFG if only they could do this for movies and concerts and grocery stores and….
  19. lifewithasideofbacon reblogged this from theatlantic and added:
    Good. Gotta love Air Asia.
  20. flourhoneyandmilk reblogged this from theatlantic and added:
    Ugh, seriously though when did it become perfectly commonplace for every person to fly with their 8-month old baby?...
  21. holsteeman reblogged this from theatlantic and added:
    If Michael O’Leary saw this, he would take things one step further and create an on-board “baby tax” for Ryanair. Damn...