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Smaller Airplane Bathrooms Are No Joke for Investors

By Rich Smith - Apr 15, 2013 at 12:59PM

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Delta and other airlines like B/E Aerospace's new, smaller on-board lavatory.

"The top two complaints about air travel are: the bathrooms are too big and there aren't enough people on my flight."

So quipped SNL's Seth Meyers recently, after hearing about Delta Air Lines' (DAL 3.43%) plan to buy 100 new 737-900 aircraft from Boeing (BA 3.52%), outfitted with a new, space-saving lavatory built by B/E Aerospace (BEAV). Funny joke, but will airplane passengers appreciate the move? Will investors?

Motley Fool contributor Rich Smith explains...

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