At 35,000ft, the klaxon-like howl of a distressed toddler screeches through a pressurised cabin. For travellers already stressed by lengthy security checks, crammed into cramped seating and unnerved by the very fact of being so high above ground, it’s almost enough to make them shatter the Plexiglas windows and jump. One airline is offering what it says is a solution. Budget carrier Air Asia says from February it will provide a «quiet zone» for passengers aged 12 and over at no extra cost.
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Should there be child-free zones on planes and trains?
John Kelly- BBC-News 27-Sep-2012