United Airlines, while maintaining 24 first class seats on its Boeing 757-300s, the carrier is adding 21 economy seats, and expanding the economy section from 189 to 210 seats.
The current 757-300 economy configuration has 31 inches of pitch. The carrier is adding slimline seats that will allow them to expand the capacity.
The newly-configured Boeing 757-300s will be introduced on June 7 from the Chicago (O’Hare), Denver, Los Angeles and San Francisco hubs according to Airline Route.
The current Boeing 757-300 configuration:
Copyright Photo: United Airlines Boeing 757-324 WL N75858 (msn 32817) BWI (Tony Storck). Image: 925928.
United Airlines aircraft slide show (Boeing):