Skip Nav
Gift Guide
20 Affordable Gifts For Women in Their 20s
Wellness
11 Images That Only True Introverts Will Relate To
Holiday Living
46 Affordable Gifts For Men in Their 20s

U.S. Airways to Charge For Aisle and Window Seats

US Airways to Charge For Aisle and Window Seats

Following suit with Northwest's 2006 concept, US Airways is making the move to charge customers for the best economy class seats. Most travelers consider themselves reasonably lucky to get a window or aisle seat assignment, and the airline is taking luck out of the equation. The extra charge will only apply to the non-middle seats in several front rows of the plane — there's no extra leg room, but you'll be out of the plane faster than passengers who didn't pay more.

As of May 7, US Airways "Choice Seat" program will ask you to pay $5 when you reserve an aisle or window seat in the front rows of coach. This initiative follows their February announcement that checking a second bag will cost an additional $25. Five dollars might be worth the added value of sitting in the front of the plane, especially if you have a crunched-for-time connection or have serious issues with sitting in the middle.

Source

Rules For Flying With Breast Milk
Best Travel Essentials
What to Know Before Putting Your Place on Airbnb
Healthy Travel Destinations
From Our Partners
Latest Afforable DIY & Organization
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds