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More Americans choosing to fly in 2015

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According to a recent TripAdvisor survey, more Americans are planning to fly this year.

Of those traveling, 92% plan to take a domestic flight while 69% plan to travel abroad, partly due to a favorable foreign exchange rates.

The survey also revealed 82% of flyers are strongly opposed to airlines installing narrower seats in the economy class cabin with 57% saying they're more likely to pay for a better seat assignment.

Of those who've experienced the new slim-line seats, 65% said they're less comfortable than existing economy seats. 

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