Why Commercial Planes Are Shrinking
Earlier this year, JetBlue flew its inaugural flight into the United Kingdom. It was a game changer - not only did the airline enter the transatlantic market, but the plane that completed the flight was a single-aisle jet. For decades, flying the distance was synonymous with jumbo jets, but today narrow-body aircraft are now proving they are up for the task - and maybe even the best option. In this episode, Cheddar examines why airlines are betting on narrow-body aircraft.