Southwest Airlines Onboard Baggage Weight Subject Of FAA InvestigationFederal officials have told Southwest Airlines to fix the way it calculates the weight of luggage loaded on flights after finding frequent mistakes.
American Joins Delta, United In Raising Checked-Bag FeesFort Worth-based American Airlines said Thursday that it is raising fees for checking bags by $5 apiece each way, matching Delta and United.
Tips For Preparing Your Teens To Travel AloneHere are some tips to take the guesswork out of booking a solo flight for your teenager.
Tips On Packing Lightly For VacationFor the first-time traveler hoping to avoid baggage fees to the experienced globetrotter, the following 10 tips will help teach you how to pack more efficiently and maybe even more safely.
Airlines Collected Record Baggage Fees In 2012U.S. airlines collected more than $6 billion in baggage and reservation change fees from passengers last year -- the highest amount since the fees became common five years ago.
Fees Undermine Fliers' Ability To Compare FaresFederal regulators are weighing whether to make airlines reveal prices for baggage and other fees to online sellers like Orbitz and Expedia.
What You Won't Be Taking In Your Airport Carryon BagPies… yes, snow globes… no. As you, or someone you know, prepare to head out for the holiday you should know a few of the little known rules concerning what you can take on an airplane with you and what you should leave at home.
Soldiers Returning From War Charged $2,800 For Extra Bags By Delta AirlinesA squad of U.S. Army soldiers returning from the war in Afghanistan had to actually pay to check some of their luggage, just like civilians do here at home.