Articles tagged “samoa air”

Men and tall travelers are biggest losers if airlines adopt pay-by-weight airfares

Men and tall travelers are biggest losers if airlines adopt pay-by-weight airfares

Oliver Smith, The Daily Telegraph

The policy is actually extremely attractive for families and slim travelers who save more the further they travel when paying by weight, but it's difficult to imagine any airport overcoming the logistics involved with weighing and charging flyers.

6 years ago

Samoa Air CEO says pay-by-weight airfares will raise obesity awareness

Fili Sagapolutele, Associated Press

Samoa is extremely difficult to contact given its current publicity. The fare scheme is actually plausible given the size of Samoa’s aircraft, but it’d never fly for a major airline.

6 years ago