Analysis: U.S. Airlines Reportedly Investigated for Alleged “Collusion” by Justice Dept.

According to the Associated Press, the U.S. Department of Justice is investigating “whether airlines are colluding to grow at a slower pace as part of an effort to keep airfares high.” The AP quotes a DOJ spokeswoman who called it an antitrust investigation into potential “unlawful coordination” among some airlines,… Read More

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JetBlue Adds Bag Fee to Cheapest Flights

We saw this coming. JetBlue has added a first-checked bag fee to the cheapest of its new fare options. Here’s how it works. JetBlue: $20 Checked-Bag Fee If you book the cheapest JetBlue flight possible – a fare option called Blue – you will pay $20 each-way for a first… Read More