Tag: baggage fees

Canadian travellers: do’s and don’ts when travelling and staying in vacation rentals
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Canadian travellers: do’s and don’ts when travelling and staying in vacation rentals

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019

The annual 2019 Airplane and Hotel Etiquette Study results are released by Expedia, offering a deep dive into Canadian travellers' ... Read More

Are you still wearing extra clothes to avoid baggage fees?
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Are you still wearing extra clothes to avoid baggage fees?

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

Passengers who don extra clothes to avoid fees charged for overweight baggage is not an acceptable practice according to 42% ... Read More

Global average airline ticket price expected to drop by April
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Global average airline ticket price expected to drop by April

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

CWT Solutions Group forecasts global average ticket prices (ATP) for air bookings will drop to around US$673 by April, down ... Read More

European airlines lead 2018 a la carte revenue estimate at $22.5 billion
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European airlines lead 2018 a la carte revenue estimate at $22.5 billion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

The latest airline industry report estimated airline a la carte revenue at $65 billion worldwide for 2018. Each year IdeaWorksCompany ... Read More

United launches annual subscriptions for Economy Plus and checked baggage
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United launches annual subscriptions for Economy Plus and checked baggage

editor editor- June 4, 2013

CHICAGO, Ill. – United Airlines has launched subscription options that offer customers access to Economy Plus seating or pre-paid checked ... Read More

Brits scream bloody murder as airline fees soar 67 percent
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Brits scream bloody murder as airline fees soar 67 percent

editor editor- April 30, 2013

An annual study by TravelSupermarket, the price comparison website, revealed those carriers whose fees for “optional” services, including checked luggage ... Read More

Death of airline competition by thousands of fees
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Death of airline competition by thousands of fees

editor editor- May 9, 2012

If one were to listen to airline executives giving speeches across the country, the only conclusion would be that the ... Read More

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Baggage fees strand passenger at the airport for over a week

editor editor- November 3, 2011

Various airline fees can be a pricey annoyance for many passengers, but one caused a whole lot of trouble in ... Read More

Spirit Airlines invents new “late” baggage fee
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Spirit Airlines invents new “late” baggage fee

editor editor- March 30, 2011

Last-minute planners beware: Spirit Airlines has added fees for travelers who wait to pay for carry-on or checked luggage within ... Read More

O’Leary offering rebellious students lesson on packing
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O’Leary offering rebellious students lesson on packing

editor editor- February 14, 2011

Days after a dispute over an an oversize luggage fee prompted the airline to kick dozens of the students off ... Read More

Delta rakes in nearly 1 billion dollars in Q3
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Delta rakes in nearly 1 billion dollars in Q3

editor editor- October 21, 2010

ATLANTA, GA - For the quarter ending September 30, 2010, Delta Air Lines reported that it brought in US$929 million, ... Read More

Southwest may start charging baggage fees
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Southwest may start charging baggage fees

editor editor- July 23, 2009

Could baggage fees be in the Southwest Airlines’ future? Southwest CEO Gary Kelly did not rule out fees for first ... Read More

US Airways will raise baggage fees by $5 a bag in July
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US Airways will raise baggage fees by $5 a bag in July

editor editor- May 19, 2009

Tempe, Ariz.-based US Airways will start charging in $20 in July for the first bag under 50 pounds checked in ... Read More

United, US Airways to hike baggage fees
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United, US Airways to hike baggage fees

editor editor- May 15, 2009

Infrequent fliers who travel this summer may soon have to pay more to check their bags at the airport. Read More

“The fewer bags you check, the fewer bags you lose”
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“The fewer bags you check, the fewer bags you lose”

editor editor- March 3, 2009

Airlines lost 1.3 million fewer bags in 2008, as more passengers wheeled, dragged and toted their luggage aboard planes to ... Read More

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