Airlines are charging or considering charging for other items, including checked bags, beverages and seats on the aisle. Analysts say travelers should expect fewer flights and more crowded planes -- and for ticket prices to continue to climb.
SOURCE: Air Transport Association | The Washington Post - June 14, 2008
Flying Is Going to Get Even Less Fun Article | For the past decade, airlines have lavished U.S. air travelers with more and more flights to far-flung domestic destinations at rock-bottom prices. But the rising cost of fuel, which has already roiled the nation's driving experience, is threatening to fundamentally alter the way Americans fly.