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JetBlue to charge extra for more legroom

March 19, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Low-cost leader JetBlue Airways has come up with a creative way to earn more money.The head of JetBlue has announced the airline will soon sell passengers extra legroom.

The company says it will happen under a program called "even more legroom." For an additional fee passengers can sit in the first few rows and emergency exit seats of larger planes.

JetBlue expects the legroom charge to boost revenue by 60 percent this year alone.


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