American Airlines to raise baggage fees for passengers travelling to US and Caribbean destinations

    American Airlines announced (20-Sep-2018) plans to raise the price of first and second checked bags by USD5 each from 21-Sep-2018 for travel in the US and other North America and Caribbeandestinations. The airline stated certain passengers will still be eligible for free checked bags and previous bag fees will still apply for tickets purchased prior to the change. [more – original PR]