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By Jeremy Schiffres, Daily and Sunday Freeman, Kingston, N.Y.

Friday, February 6, 2009

The plane truth

The bad news: Starting Feb. 18, US Airways will charge passengers $7 each for an on-board pillow-and-blanket pack (called, I kid you not, the "nap sack").

The good news: The pillow can be used as a flotation device, and passengers can wrap themselves in the blankets to keep warm if they find themselves standing on the wing of a jet in the middle of Hudson River.

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Blogger Kevin Filipski.... said...

JetBlue already has them: they were hawking them on the plane on our recent Vegas trip.

At least we got FREE cookies and juice on our 4-plus hour flights!

February 6, 2009 at 10:01 PM 

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