Jet Blue to add lie-flat beds

August 5, 2013 1:42:03 PM PDT
Jet Blue, a discount airliner, is adding premium seating.

The company says the new seats will convert into lie-flat beds. Passengers in the premium seating will receive hot meals and free drinks.

The seats will be available next spring and initially will only be available be on flights between New York and Los Angeles, and New York and San Francisco.

Jet Blue flights currently only offer coach seating. The airline has not released pricing for the new premium seats.