I went inside the secret airplane compartment where flight attendants sleep on long-haul flights and was shocked by its size


Crew rest onboard SAS Scandinavian Airlines' Airbus A350-900 XWB - SAS Scandinavian Airlines Airbus A350-900 XWB Tour
The crew rest area on an Airbus A350-900 XWB aircraft. Thomas Pallini/Insider
  • Flight attendants don’t enjoy the same luxurious seats that some of their passengers do on long-haul flights.
  • Secret compartments in the back of airplanes have bunks for flight attendants to rest.
  • Cabin crew rest areas are tight quarters with no windows or forms of entertainment.

Airlines are constantly raising the bar when it comes to luxury and comfort for passengers as airliners are flying further than ever before.

But while passengers reap the benefit of glitzy lie-flat business class seats and even couches in economy on some airlines, not all onboard get to enjoy the same level of opulence, namely flight attendants.

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Business class onboard SAS Scandinavian Airlines' Airbus A350-900 XWB - SAS Scandinavian Airlines Airbus A350-900 XWB Tour
Touring SAS Scandinavian Airlines’ Airbus A350-900 XWB. Thomas Pallini/Insider


Crew rest onboard SAS Scandinavian Airlines' Airbus A350-900 XWB - SAS Scandinavian Airlines Airbus A350-900 XWB Tour
The crew rest area on an Airbus A350-900 XWB aircraft. Thomas Pallini/Insider
Crew rest onboard SAS Scandinavian Airlines' Airbus A350-900 XWB - SAS Scandinavian Airlines Airbus A350-900XWB Tour
The crew rest area on an Airbus A350-900 XWB aircraft. Thomas Pallini/Insider
Crew rest onboard SAS Scandinavian Airlines' Airbus A350-900 XWB - SAS Scandinavian Airlines Airbus A350-900 XWB Tour
The crew rest area on an Airbus A350-900 XWB aircraft. Thomas Pallini/Insider


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Crew rest onboard SAS Scandinavian Airlines' Airbus A350-900 XWB - SAS Scandinavian Airlines Airbus A350-900 XWB Tour
The crew rest area on an Airbus A350-900 XWB aircraft. Thomas Pallini/Insider


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