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Continental Airlines Charges Bag Fee For International Flights

Beware of the second-bag fee. Continental Airlines has communicated that some coach passengers will be charged on international flights $50 should they decide to check a second bag. Several other carriers, like American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and US Airways are also doing the same. The new fee will concern passengers flying between Europe and the United States, including U.S. territories such as Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Although the first bag checked stays free of charge, the second-bag fee will be applied to tickets purchased on or after Thursday August 27 for flights due on...
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