Feeling cramped? How to battle the shrinking airline seat

By Daisy Carrington, for CNNUpdated 11th November 2013
A 22-year-old man from France that weighs more than 500 pounds is not being allowed to fly home because of his size.
Seat manufacturer Recaro built the CL3710 to be slimmer so that passengers get more legroom.
Seat manufacturer Recaro built the CL3710 to be slimmer so that passengers get more legroom.
Courtesy of Recaro Aircraft Seating