• British Airways Introduces Hand Luggage-Only Fares

    7 days ago - By Global Traveler

    As airlines around the country begin to roll out additional fares, airlines overseas follow suit. The latest international airline launching a new fare tier is British Airways after introducing basic fares for 10 international routes.
    Basic-fare passengers enjoy cheaper tickets, but with limited inclusions and luxuries. Travelers won't be able to check bags for free or select their own seats, instead BA will offer these services à la carte, as dozens of other airlines have done in an effort to increase revenue.
    To check a bag for a round-trip flight, passengers have to pay an extra £80 and...
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