US$15 Fee for Your FIRST Checked-In Bag on American Airlines
You read that correctly.
If you only have one bag to check in on your American Airlines flight, be prepared to surrender US$15.
When does the fee for checking your first piece of luggage take effect on American Airlines flights? Will there be repercussions regarding lines at airport security checkpoints? How are FlyerTalk members reacting to this news? Will other airlines follow suit? Are there any other fees proposed for the future? What other actions is American Airlines proposing to implement to survive in a competitive business climate with soaring fuel costs?