United Airlines to charge for economy seats at front of aircraft

    United Airlines reportedly plans to charge passengers for booking certain economy class seats located in the front of the aircraft (CNBC/Business Traveller/Fox News/USA Today, 23-Aug-2018). The fee will be implemented by the carrier later in 2018. United stated: “If these seats are not filled, they will be opened for all customers to select at check-in, free of charge”.