JetBlue Airways increases fees for checked baggage

    JetBlue Airways, via its official website, advised (Aug-2018) the fee for the first checked bag will increase by USD5 to USD30 while the second checked bag fee will increase from USD35 to USD40, effective 27-Aug-2018. The fee for checking in a third bag and any additional bags will increase from USD100/bag to USD150/bag. VP of corporate communications Doug McGraw stated: “As a matter of good business, we constantly review and adjust our ancillary pricing to ensure a healthy business” (Bloomberg/Business Insider, 27-Aug-2018).