Re: Look backwards for safety

From: John Clark (
Date: Mon Oct 01 2001 - 13:09:14 MDT

Harvey Newstrom <> Wrote:

> Actually, my first objection to seating backwards on a plane is the take-off
> angle. As the plane angles upward, passengers would be hanging by their
> belts falling forward from their point of view toward the back of the plane.

I don't understand that objection. We have the exact same problem now,
it just happens when you land not take off. The motion sickness argument
may be valid or it may not, I don't know of any studies on the matter that
would settle it.

      John K Clark

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