dearJulius.com Write For Us

Turns Out, Everyone Can Use First Class Bathrooms on American Airlines Flights

SHARE:

© Illustration by Brown Bird Design So long, economy class bathrooms.

By Katherine LaGrave, Condé Nast Traveler

At a mere 24 inches from wall to wall, the space-saving economy bathrooms on American Airlines' new Boeing 737-Max aircraft are tight, to put it mildly. There's barely enough room to turn around—if you can turn around at all—so some passengers are backing in instead of walking straight in, reportsForbes. Flight attendants have complained to the CEO, and one American Airlines captain using the lavatory reportedly called it the “most miserable experience in the world.” Cabin crew aside, there's a secret solution if you're a passenger stuck in coach: you're allowed to head to business or first class.

15 Things You Should Never Do On An Airplane

There's some fine print, of course: Specifically, American's policy allowing passengers to use the lavatory in any cabin applies only on American Airlines domestic flights and international flights departing the U.S., reportsThe Points Guy. (On international flights returning to the U.S., rules mandate that you stick to your own cabin.) American Airlines representatives would not say where the rule originated or why, but did confirm that it's accurate.

Before you go sprinting up to first class, remember this: flight attendants still have the power to turn you away, much as they have the power to cut you off if they think you've had too much to drink. Still, it can't hurt to try—just remember to be polite while you're at it.

COMMENTS



Note: If you think this story need more information or correction, feel free to comment below your opinion and reaction.
Like & Follow to Stay Updated ...

Name

Travel,1404,
ltr
item
Travel - U.S. Daily News: Turns Out, Everyone Can Use First Class Bathrooms on American Airlines Flights
Turns Out, Everyone Can Use First Class Bathrooms on American Airlines Flights
https://2.bp.blogspot.com/-9I-fP6jwn-E/Wxdz7iIaa8I/AAAAAAAAtVw/UjzbVkoVDf8x7nhTmMyL3T56X17KQceMQCEwYBhgL/s1600/3.jpg
https://2.bp.blogspot.com/-9I-fP6jwn-E/Wxdz7iIaa8I/AAAAAAAAtVw/UjzbVkoVDf8x7nhTmMyL3T56X17KQceMQCEwYBhgL/s72-c/3.jpg
Travel - U.S. Daily News
https://travel.dailynews.us.com/2018/06/turns-out-everyone-can-use-first-class.html
https://travel.dailynews.us.com/
https://travel.dailynews.us.com/
https://travel.dailynews.us.com/2018/06/turns-out-everyone-can-use-first-class.html
true
3050905787730048509
UTF-8
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Read More Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS PREMIUM CONTENT IS LOCKED STEP 1: Share. STEP 2: Click the link you shared to unlock Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy