The late-summer slowdown could delay full recovery for the industry.
Demand for air cargo is back to pre-pandemic levels, but passenger loads are nowhere close.
With international and business travel way down, airlines are adding more flights to domestic leisure spots.
Airlines believe the fear of sitting next to an infected passenger and 14-day mandatory quarantines are keeping more people from flying.
Justin Bachman, who wrote about "The Incredible Shrinking Airline Seat" for Bloomberg, stopped by to talk to Kai Ryssdal.
You can extend the life of your points while staying on the ground.
Airlines are trying to change your perception of cramped seating in coach by creating the impression of more room with larger video screens and new headrests.