United Airlines Restricts Carry-Ons for Budget Flyers

The airline announced plans for a new budget fare which would limit carry-on bags to one personal item.
1:38 | 11/16/16

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Thanksgiving all that travel it's all just days away and you can only imagine you can only bring one personal item on board when you go to visit grandma. But that's what one United Airlines that's when United Airlines plane into a low fare customers starting next year but David Hurley is here to join up to David. United made big big big announcement yesterday due August here's what they try to do what else did that mean for someone who's traveling. On a budget. It's like to compete it's all about competition with the low cost carriers Michael and it's really a question of what you don't get it's called. Basic economy. On top of not getting his suitcase just theft personal item which has to go underneath your seat. You don't get any been space you also don't get to select the seat until the day of the flight. Can you say middle seat that's what's going to be available then and you'll be the last group to board. Now united says this is some other teams that make it they think they can increase their revenues by five billion dollars but 120. Wall Street like that a lot guys just a question as well the passengers think that our they would is the lower price enough incentive for them to take these restrictions. What what United's hoping is that that low cost fair person will get what they wanted him when he got to play they're gonna get the same service the same snacks the same drinks and everything else. They will be probably in the middle seat but. George this is really all about segmentation of price point. They'll have these folks have basic economy your regular economy. But he got economy plus if you want a little more legroom and of course business and first class of the Bob they're just cut not applied trying to get more revenue in that auctioning off every seat. Yeah I heard from any kind of get more bare bone have been pretty silly you have to bring your old C I like Saturday please include. I would think you guys thank you guys you met.

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