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Airline doubles fee for 2nd checked bag

September 17, 2008 5:22:20 AM PDT
United Airlines is doubling its baggage fees for a second checked bag.United will charge $50 for that additional bag starting November 10 instead of $25.

It claims the move is to offset fuel prices.

First and business class passengers, as well as active duty military personnel traveling on orders, will still be exempt.

The airline already charges $15 for the first checked bag.


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