• Alaska Airlines Introduces Basic Economy

    10 days ago - By Global Traveler Usa

    With the recent debut of the basic economy class of seats among a handful of major airlines, it hasn't taken long for smaller airlines to follow suit in an effort to stay competitive. The latest U.S.-based airline to launch its own basic-economy program is Alaska Airlines .
    Purchasing a basic-economy ticket means different things depending on the airline. While some allow passengers to select seats in advance of the flight, others only allow this for an additional fee. Basic-economy tickets are not entitled to exchanges or refunds, and all passengers must wait to board the plane after all...
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