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Author(s):
Kremser, Florian; Günzkofer, Fabian; Sedlmeier, C.; Sabbah, Olaf; Bengler, Klaus 
Title:
Aircraft seating comfort: the influence of seat pitch on passengers' well-being 
Abstract:
One of the most important factors influencing aircraft seating comfort in economy class, is legroom. In an airline interior mock up, with the ability to adjust the seat pitch in a range of 28 inches to 43 inches, a study to investigate the influence of seat pitch on passengers' well-being was conducted. In a pre-study, aspects of subjective postural sensations and spatial perception were identified, and a questionnaire was developed. In the main study, 30 subjects rated at different seat pitch s...    »
 
Journal title:
Work: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment and Rehabilitation 
Year:
2012 
Journal volume:
41 
Journal issue:
Supplement 1/2012 
Pages contribution:
4936--4942