Here & Now Here & Now

Support the news

Coming Soon On JetBlue: Less Legroom, More Baggage Fees04:12

This article is more than 5 years old.

Facing pressure from analysts and investors over finances, JetBlue Airways is adding bag fees and cutting passenger legroom, after the airline has been one of the only big U.S. airlines offering fliers one free checked bag.

The airline will offer a new discount ticket that doesn't include a complimentary checked bag, according to a securities filing released today.

Maggie Lake of CNN joins Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson and Peter O'Dowd to look at what's behind the move.


This segment aired on November 19, 2014.

Support the news

Support the news