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  • Economy air travel just got even more basic
  • Economy air travel just got even more basic
    Maks Karochkin (2014) ©
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Economy air travel just got even more basic

Faced with stiff competition in a crowded market of no-frills airlines, United Airlines is upping its downgrade game, introducing a basic economy option for passengers. For an extremely low price, customers can now board last and forfeit their right to overhead bin space and upgrades.

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