Bed Made Out of Airplane Parts

Sarah B. sends along a link to the Mile High Bed.

Now, I’m personally very happy with my W bed. And I’m more a miles and points guy than an aviation junkie. When I get off the plane and get home, I want to be off the plane.

Still, the description in Sarah’s email was intriguing:

Lately, you’ve been feeling that your bedroom is missing something.

Like an airplane.

Perhaps attached to a California King mattress.

.. If any guests—or as you’ll now call them, passengers—are making their maiden voyage, you’ll want to give them a quick in-flight demonstration on how to sleep first class. You’ll explain to them that on the left and right are the repurposed wings of a DC-9 jet, and the headboard at the rear of the craft is made from a decommissioned C-130 military gunship. Which pretty much gives you license to use whatever “ready for takeoff” jokes you want.


About Gary Leff

Gary Leff is one of the foremost experts in the field of miles, points, and frequent business travel - a topic he has covered since 2002. Co-founder of frequent flyer community Milepoint.com, emcee of the Freddie Awards, and named one of the "World's Top Travel Experts" by Conde' Nast Traveler (2010-Present) Gary has been a guest on most major news media, profiled in several top print publications, and published broadly on the topic of consumer loyalty. More About Gary »

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  1. wonder if anyone checked for radiation, since my russian trips this has become my new concerns. everything, and i mean everything, including the people are potential sources of radiation contaminantion in russia…

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