Tag: extra charge

Airbus introduces wider seats for obese passengers

editor editor- June 18, 2012 08:48

Squeezing into a 'cattle class' airline seat is about to get a lot easier for the overweight traveller – but at the expense of more slimline passengers. Read More

Airlines now charge extra for window or aisle seat

editor editor- June 8, 2012 07:47

The airline industry's latest tactic to increase revenue -- charging premiums for window and aisle seats -- is making it hard for groups to fly together, say passenger advocates. Read More

American Airlines: Extra legroom will cost extra

editor editor- March 5, 2012 09:18

American Airlines is offering another option to the passenger who is tired of jamming his knees into a fellow flier's back. Read More

Hawaii hotels charging for amenities

editor editor- June 3, 2008 04:11

Travelers planning vacations are discovering that more and more hotels are tacking on resort fees to cover the cost of "extra" services, such as Internet access and fitness center use. Read More

Major Philadelphia airline to charge $25 for second checked bag

editor editor- February 29, 2008 05:42

The major airline at Philadelphia International Airport, with over 60% of all passengers, has announced that starting on May 5 they will be charging $25 to check a second bag. ... Read More