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Consumer panel: Airlines should disclose fees, seat size

WASHINGTON (AP) — Airlines should clearly disclose the cost of change and cancellation fees, as well as the size of the plane’s seats, before a passenger buys a ticket, a federal panel said Tuesday. 417 more words

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Airfare Deals Pop Up As Airlines Wage Limited Fare Wars

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NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – Airline fare wars are making a comeback. Don’t expect widespread sales or cheap flights home for Thanksgiving. 1,010 more words

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Frontier Airlines Offering Packages That Bundle A La Carte Extras For One Price

Though Frontier Airlines might be known for unbundled flight fares, instead choosing to offer a la carte options like checked and carry-on bags and seats with more legroom as add-ons, the airline is jumping back into the bundling arena with a new option that charges a flat fee for certain extras. 297 more words

Fliers want to pay airlines more money to exit the plane first

The billions of dollars in extra fees charged by US airlines have long been a thorn in the side of air travelers. And yet, fliers have clearly… 239 more words

Feds probe possible airline collusion to keep fares high

WASHINGTON (KRON) — The U.S. government is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares high, according to a document obtained by The Associated Press. 782 more words

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Travel: Oh No!.......JetBlue Adds Bag Check Fees....From $15 to $25 Per Checked Bag

One of BOTB’s favorite discount carriers JetBlue has added bag check Fees. Since its inception this low cost carrier with great pricing, and GREAT amenities…..Think satellite TV on seat backs & leather chairs in economy class; is now following the lead of many major carriers. 124 more words

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U.S. airlines collect record amount from bag fees

NEW YORK – U.S. airlines continue to collect record fees from passengers who check suitcases or make changes to their reservations. In the first three months of this year, airlines took in $1.6 billion in such fees, up 7.4 per cent from the same period last year. 158 more words

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