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$15 to Check first bag on American Airlines

Here we go. The end of airline travel as we know it. American Airlines has announced substantial cutbacks in service, decommissioning of aircraft, and increase of other fees from $5 to $50. And if you check a bag, you’ll need … Continue reading

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Don’t pack spare Lithium batteries in checked baggage after 1/1/2008

According to this US Government site, spare batteries should be packed in carry-on luggage only. Here is the table that appears on the official website. GUIDE TO RULES EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2008 Type Of Battery/Batteries In Checked Baggage In Carry-On … Continue reading

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