Turkish Airlines, which flies to more destinations than any other airline, offers some expert advice on how to keep both babies and parents calm and contented in the air.
Check in early
For any long-haul flight, book early and check-in online early to make sure you book a seat with a bassinet (or crib) in front of you.
Remember that you will have to take the child out of the bassinet when the plane is taking off or landing, and when there is turbulence, so ensure that you can pick your child up easily without disturbing them unduly. For short-haul flights, some mothers prefer a window seat for privacy if they are breastfeeding.
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