Best Places Yak-42 salon - Saratov Airlines
Best Places Yak-42 salon - Saratov Airlines

Best Places Yak-42 salon - Saratov Airlines


In total, aviation companies "Saratov airlines"There Yak 9-42.


The youngest is a copy of the aircraft RA-42557 (released 24.08.1993), and the oldest - RA-42316 (released 01.06.1982).


The aircraft used by airlines in two configurations:

  • 120 on economy class seats only;

  • configuration on the two-year 100 places (16 84 Business and Economy).


Let us consider in more detail the two schemes.

There are common elements that can be taken into account in both schemes.

  • Places 1r. (especially A, B, C (only A, B in a two-year scheme)) and 20r. (especially C, D, E) are uncomfortable because of the proximity and the toilet door in the vestibule, which can often be clapping.

  • 1r., Both in business and in the economy class = inconvenient in view of the front walls

  • 7p. - very convenient due to the greater legroom caused by the exit in front of row 7.

  • 13r. - It is an emergency exit, so that those places can take those who want to in case of unforeseen circumstances, the first to leave the ship.


Yak-42 scheme salon


The two-year version of the first four rows are business class seats separated from economy class = septum. But in the scheme of the first single-class 6 rows are separated by a partition, it is laid down by the manufacturer.


We will give general tips and tricks to choose the best seats for the Yak-42.

  • Ask for advice from an employee of aviation companies

  • If possible - carefully examine the scheme airliner on which you fly

  • Do not take the places in which the seats do not recline or limited in this

  • Do not take seats near the toilets, kitchens and other industrial facilities in the tail.

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