The Qantas A380 Has Carbon Fiber Seats

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Looks like when Qantas ordered their Airbus A380s, they ticked the option check box for carbon fiber seats. [99op]

DISCUSSION

What would that material normally be? If it was aluminum, the weight difference is probably negligible. If it was stamped steel, then the carbon fiber is lighter.