American Airlines, the nation’s largest air carrier, said Wednesday that it would begin charging $15 for many passengers to check their first bag, eliminating a free service that passengers in the United States have come to expect during the modern jet era.All of this makes me wonder if the next generation will have all the opportunities the last few generations have had to see the world. Being able to get anywhere most anytime is something we have taken for granted. It may not always be the case.
Wednesday, May 21, 2008
Get Your Culture Now
The cost of travel continues to rise astronomically. Now an airline is adding to traveler woes with new baggage costs.