American is going to be charging 15 dollars for any checked luggage, even your first bag. American, The fee for the first checked bag starts June 15 and that it would raise other fees for services ranging from reservation help to over sized bags. The other fees will mostly range from $5 to $50 per service, the airline said.
Last month American announced it would join other carriers in charging $25 for second bags checked for some passengers, but it wasn't immediately clear how Wednesday's announcement would affect that. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20080521/ap_ ... uctions_17
How can you charge extra for a first bag? WTF