airlines

Airlines Make Record 22 Billion From Extra Fees
With all the costs and delays that we encounter at the Airport, this new report is delivered to the American Public and I am angry. U.S. airlines bring in more revenue from fees for bags and other products and services than do the world's other carriers, a new report released today reveals.
Alaska Airlines To Stop Handing Out Prayer Cards
I have to admit:  When I first saw this story - I drew the wrong conclusion.  Somehow an airline handing out prayer cards just seemed like a "wrong" idea to me.  Then I read further and saw that the prayer cards were part of the meal tray - and were meant less for th…
Airlines Refuse Cash
This is the kind of story that gets me upset.  It's bad enough that a lot of businesses won't accept a personal check anymore.  (...Don't get me started on that topic...)  But now it appears that the airline industry no longer recognizes U...
Bag Fees Equal Big Money For U.S. Airlines
The fees — typically $50 round-trip for the first piece of checked luggage — are one of the few bright spots for an industry that is caught between rising fuel costs and customers who expect rock-bottom airfares.
"If it weren't for the fees, the airlines would most likely be…
America’s Meanest Airlines
Pretty thorough article showing the best and the worst in the airline industry. Take a scan through and see if  the airline you use is included.
Four of the major U.S. carriers made its list of the “18 Worst Companies in America.” The year also saw PR nightmares for the industry, including discrimina…