Children Not Allowed in Premium Seats on This Airline

Seats in rows 1-4 and 11-14 in the premium class cabins aboard airplanes operated by IndiGo have been designated as quiet zones and they cannot be booked in advance for unaccompanied minors and children younger than 12 years of age — resulting in the airline facing criticism as a result of adopting this particularly controversial policy of not permitting children younger than 12 years of age to sit the premium seats, which have extra leg space, better armrests and seat cushioning.

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How to Book an Airline Ticket for an Unnamed Person Who Does Not Exist…Yet

FlyerTalk member SAN 1K wants to book a Ticket for Unborn Un-named Child for international award ticket travel for next summer. The ticket may be purchased by either frequent flier miles or money.

Find out what problems and issues SAN 1K could face in attempting to book airline tickets for someone who does not even have a name yet, let alone has not been born.

Congratulations to SAN 1K on the new addition to the family!


On another note, I want to thank chrissxb for submitting the idea of highlighting this thread in The Gate.

If you have an idea for a thread that you believe deserves to be recognized in The Gate, by all means please feel free to let me know. You can remain anonymous if you choose to do so.

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Upgrades and bassinets

What started as a discussion about ease (or rather lack of) Qantas top elites upgrading, has morphed into a debate on what to do if an elite passenger (travelling without baby) pre-selects a bulkhead bassinet seat that is later needed by another passenger.  Read about it and add your thoughts here.

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