Finnair introduces the new piece concept baggage allowance from October 26, 2008. The new piece concept allowance (2 x 23 kg) on flights to/from USA and Canada is valid for the tickets issued on October 26, 2008 or after. For … Continue reading
From the previous article you read about what happens to lost baggage in Canada. But the fate of the baggage depends on which carrier “misplaced” the bag and where it happened… Bags abandoned at Heathrow Airport are auctioned off at … Continue reading
In response to decreasing fuel prices, Air Canada is eliminating all second checked-bag charges ($25) implemented in the spring. The airline also announced it is incorporating fuel surcharges into its advertised base fares on North American flights. “Although the cost of fuel remains highly volatile and far above historic norms, the recent retreat in oil prices is enabling us toContinue reading
Continental Airlines has become the fifth major US carrier to charge $15 for the first piece of checked luggage. The airline already charges $25 for the second-checked bag. As is the policy for the other carriers, elite members of the airline’s frequent-flier program and those traveling in business and first class will not have to pay for their checked baggage.The move leavesContinue reading
No matter what airline you fly – there can always be a chance that your baggage can get lost or delayed. Here are some tips for you that help to prevent such loss or at least make it easier to deal with it.
1. Make your bag stand out. Buy luggage that is a color other than black – because with