Hawaiian Airlines has 12 long-haul Boeing 767-300ERs and four shorter-haul 767-300s in its fleet, but by 2020 these are all likely to be replaced...

  • Julia

    July 8, 2014 #1 Author

    Hi Lenore,I understand your upset (and your friend’s), but what you describe is no new policy. The 2 x 50 lbs. you mentioned applies to and from North America (“piece concept”). On all other routes checked luggage is restricted to total weight 20/30/40 kilograms for Economy/Business/First (“weight concept”) rather than by number of pieces plus weight. Even having worked for Lufthansa for 11 years, I do not understand the logic in this; however I do know that all IATA carriers observe these concepts as described. You and your readers are right – the current environment has made formerly enjoyable travel much more stressful. Kind regards, Michelle, Lufthansa USA

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