September 20, 2018
Industry News
JetBlue, United, and Delta Increase Bag Fee 
JetBlue, United, and Delta are now charging $30 for the first checked bag and $40 for the second (previous charge was $25 and $35).  JetBlue has also increased the change fee, which varies based on the total fare paid, but will now top out at $200 (up from the previous maximum of $150). 

Real ID Information
Beginning on October 1, 2020, every air traveler will need to present a REAL ID-compliant license or another acceptable form of identification for domestic air travel.  Besides your REAL ID compliant license, enhanced licenses and passports are also REAL ID compliant. 
New York began issuing the REAL ID on October 30, 2017.  To obtain a NYS REAL ID you must go to a DMV office.  You cannot get a REAL ID online, by phone, or through mail.  
 Besides your REAL ID compliant license, enhanced licenses and passports are also REAL ID compliant.  

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Tech Thread

Hot Travel Apps!
For those travelers that hit the road once their flight arrives, you may find Gas Buddy and helpful app to have.  This provides information on station locations and gas prices across the USA so you never have to worry about running out of fuel.
Have a long layover?  Try Flio.  Explore the services offered in your airport from Wi-Fi networks to available lounges to restaurants.
On the road again and looking for a decent place to eat but don't want to go too far off the highway?  Try iExit.  This app tells you what is at every exit along the highway, from gas stations to ATM's to Restaurants.

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