World From the Window Seat

The next time you’re flying, savor the view. Here are 14 things you might see from a commercial jet, helicopter, floatplane or private charter. Check out Chicago’s skyline, the Florida Everglades, an African desert and even a New Jersey housing development.

Text by Robin Dalmas | Photo editing by Connie Ricca
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Dec 5, 2012 8:45PM
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these views are 1500 ft.    how misleading do you want to get msn

Dec 5, 2012 4:12PM
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The way airlines cram in passangers like sardines, even a window can not take your mind off the discomfort. To bad,  remember when air travel was enjoyable, or at least comfortable? ...

Oct 2, 2012 2:28PM
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I always try to get a window seat, although it is a problem if I need to get up and use the restroom. I may have to cross over one or two people. You can't readily stand up while waiting to exit. There needs to be some sort of orderly control of when people can get out of their seats and retrieve their overhead bags. When everybody gets up at the same time, no one gets to move forward. The same procedure should be the same for loading, which I do see on some airline flights.
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