Posts Tagged ‘ US Airways ’

More Airline Charges

Sep 4th, 2009 | By

Wallow in nostalgia for a moment.

Do you remember when flying was fun and an adventure?

No, neither do I. It has always been a chore. Just as one thing improves flying, online check-in for example, something comes up to make it more difficult.



Another way for Airlines to get your Money

Feb 10th, 2009 | By

In this blog and in many newspapers, ways that airlines make money have been listed. Charges for leg room, drinks, snacks, getting on the plane first, sitting next to a window or the aisle, baggage and the overall weight of your luggage have all been used as ways to empty your wallet.Now US Airways, yes that same airline that won plaudits last month for the superb landing by Sully on the Hudson River in New York, has decided to charge $7 if its’ economy class
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Blue Monday & the Good News

Jan 19th, 2009 | By

Today is, apparently, Blue Monday, the day of the year when we are the most depressed. It coincides with credit card bills coming in after the Christmas extravagances and a combination of long, dark nights and lousy weather. And its dark here still, and raining and windy and I did get a credit card bill in the post today. But I’m not feeling depressed.No I am thinking that after listening to countless hundreds of times of “In the unlikely event that we land on water”
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