Overlooking the seat on the AA 737 MAX (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Daniel Morley)

Counter-Opinion: Why We Should Blame Airlines for Shrinking Seats

Last month, my colleague wrote an opinion piece about why we shouldn’t blame airlines for the increasingly reduced seat sizes on planes. While he made some very good points, I have to disagree and take the side against the airlines for why we’re seeing legroom and seat pitch decrease seemingly every time we fly. I have to preface my argument by saying that airlines have been slowly taking amenities away from passengers for years now. In my opinion, this debate…