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Empty middle seat on the plane? Depends on which country you are flying in

Travellers, airlines, airports grappling with piecemeal rules that'll make flying different in nearly every country


IN THAILAND, you cannot have food or water on board a flight and must wear a mask throughout. In Malaysia and Indonesia, the plane needs to be half-empty. And in the United States and Europe, it's not mandatory for airlines to leave the middle seat vacant.

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