Coronavirus travel: See list of US airline cancellation and fee waiver policies (UPDATED)

Today.com — COVID-19, the disease caused by a member of the coronavirus family, is spreading rapidly around the world, and airlines are under extreme stress as the outbreak continues to reach new countries. The World Health Organization officially labeled the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic on March 11, and airlines are taking precautions to protect passengers from catching andContinue reading “Coronavirus travel: See list of US airline cancellation and fee waiver policies (UPDATED)”

United Airlines raising checked-bag fees, joining JetBlue

USA Today United Airlines on Friday increased its checked-baggage fees by $5, following a similar move in January by JetBlue Airways. The first checked bag is now $35 each way, the second, $45. Travelers can avoid the increase by prepaying for bags in advance. The checked-bag prices remain $30 and $40 if the fee is paid at any timeContinue reading “United Airlines raising checked-bag fees, joining JetBlue”