Northwest Airlines Begins Charging $15 For First Checked Bag Today

Northwest Airlines Begins Charging $15 For First Checked Bag Today

Reader Colin says he just got charged for his first checked bag on Northwest Airlines:

Spirit Airlines Increases Fees For First Checked Bag

Spirit Airlines Increases Fees For First Checked Bag

Spirit Air will raise its fees for checking one bag, according to an email from the airline. On June 20th, Spirit will increase the fee for checking one bag from $10 to $15 if the checked bag is declared online, and from $20 to $25 if it is declared at check in. And Spirit’s belief that any publicity is good publicity continues.