Where I sit on a plane when traveling anywhere, but more specifically internationally can change my experience on my flight to my next destination. I want to have a comfortable seat for my 8, 12, or even 15 hour flight; and there is a way to make that happen with Seat Guru!
SeatGuru.com is a website that features aircraft seat maps, seat reviews, and a color-coded system to identify superior and substandard airline seats. It also features information about in-flight amenities and airline specific information regarding Check-in, Baggage, Unaccompanied Minors and Traveling with Infants and Pets. (Wikipedia)
How to Use
Input Flight # (you don't have to book your flight to do this, search your airline and use the flight # you’re interested in)
A Seat Map for the airplane being used for that particular flight will appear. On the right hand side there will be more details about the seating, a key for the colors and symbols displayed, as well as real reviews and pictures from travelers.
If you find a seat you like; check the airline you are flying with to see if you can purchase or request that specific seat.
You can also see other airplane models and their seat reviews. Information includes: seat size, traveler photos, and personal customer reviews!