Watch out travelers, American Airlines is now charging for even your first checked bag! See the blurb below from “This Week at PCMA” volume XI, issue 21
American Airlines to Slash Capacity, Charge for Baggage
American Airlines will cut domestic capacity by 11 percent to 12 percent in the fourth quarter, cut jobs, and retire old planes in its fleet, according to media reports. The carrier will also charge $15 for passengers’ first checked bag starting in mid-June.