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Business Class Bounce: Future Flyers will Pay to Sit Up Front as Treat and Covid Refuge

Business Class Bounce: Future Flyers will Pay to Sit Up Front as Treat and Covid Refuge

Business class was that silent and spacious sanctuary for the well-heeled, at least until the pandemic destroyed global aviation. But as flights creep back, this once-exclusive haven is being invaded, by the masses.

Flush with cash and a record number of air miles after a year on the ground, leisure travellers in places where travel has been picking up are splurging on premium seats for their first trips back.

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Fionn Davenport is the editor-in-chief of the ITTN group, including ITTN and ITTN Ireland. He's one of Ireland's best-known travel journalists and writers, with nearly 30 years' experience writing guidebooks for Lonely Planet and others.

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