This year, airlines have introduced a new kind of fare, the “Basic Economy” ticket. Passengers with this ticket type board last and, on some airlines, only get to bring one carry-on item on board, paying the same fees as Economy travelers to check other luggage. Some passengers on United or American who didn’t read the fine print are getting hit …
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This story reflects the views of this author, but not necessarily the editorial position of Fast Company.
- How To Make Sure You Don’t Accidentally Buy United’s Crappy “Basic Economy” Tickets
By Ashlee Kieler - Thursday Jun 22, 2017
When searching for the best fare on a flight, it’s not uncommon for customers to peruse a third-party travel site like Expedia or Priceline and jump at the lowest number they see associated with a flight. But some United Airlines passengers say this tried-and-true method has resulted in the unexpected purchase of a no-frills Basic Economy ticket.For those unfamiliar, …
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By Jeff Engel - Thursday Jul 27, 2017
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