American Airlines Removes Espresso Machines To Save Weight

American Airlines is raising the ire of its first class passengers by removing espresso machines from several aircraft types. With an eye on the bottom line, American Airlines is pulling some equipment from its planes to save weight and ongoing maintenance costs. High on the jettison list are the first class espresso machines.

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Sarcasm: Sure your passengers may dehydrate and die without an Espresso but when your weight saving is so good who cares?

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Omg as a coffee lover this makes me sad

As someone who has yet to fly first class and doesn’t like coffee or anything related to it, who cares?

Ok but for those of us who have an addiction cmon.