by Edited by Lisa A. Grimaldi | March 30, 2012

Magellan's Self-Inflating seat in its carry caseAirplane seats feel about as soft as a wooden bench after several hours. On a recent long-haul trip, we tested Tempur-Pedic's seat cushion ($89; and Magellan's Self-Inflating Seat Cushion ($39.99; The former was super supportive, despite its hefty price tag; the latter was flexible enough to double as a back pillow.