KLM Royal Dutch Airlines to let passengers choose seatmates through social media

KLM will allow passengers to link their reservations to their social media accounts. (Photo: Flickr/Gerard Stolk vers Noel)

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will be launching a service that will let passengers use their social media accounts to pick seatmates based on similar interests, USA Today reports.

Travelers will be able to link Facebook and LinkedIn profiles to their check-in information.

The service will be available to anyone who checks in to KLM flights online. Travelers can still choose to keep their social media profiles private.

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