Originally Posted by Host Young Gang Mom
We have flown first class with our children on more than one occasion. They have always been well mannered and never received any complaints. I would be peeved if they changed the age requirements to 12, that's a little old to ban children from first class. I think a more acceptable age to ban children is 6 and under. I would be open to a first class family seating however.
I agree, 12 is pretty ridiculous. 6 would be better, but honestly, even taking down to 4 or 5 seems reasonable. I suppose there are some kids above age 4 that could be truely disruptive on a plane, but, in my experience, it's almost always the sub-3 year olds and mostly the smallest babies.