Today, “fee creep” hit air travelers when American Airlines announced that it will now charge $15 for the first checked bag, and $25 for the second.
Delta says it won’t go along with the fee, but it is considering other fees.
What fees might that be? A charge for using the lav during a flight?
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts where he was VP of programming for Berkshire Broadcasting Co. He was an editor at the RKO Radio Network in New York, and WHDH Radio in Boston. He is the founder of the MPR News’ website. He is a private pilot and flies an airplane he built.