By: Central News Agency
China Airlines (CAL), one of Taiwan’s leading carriers, said Tuesday that it will begin selling tickets on its Taoyuan-Tokyo route with no free checked luggage allowanc
The new type of tickets, sales of which will begin through its website from 10 a.m. Wednesday, will first be available for flights between Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport and Tokyo Narita International Airport that depart July 9 and after, the carrier said.
The carrier said it believes the tickets will be attractive to travelers seeking to save some money but who also want to enjoy free in-flight meals and entertainment.
Passengers who book such tickets can still purchase baggage allowance online for US$30 per 20 kilograms, but will not be able to do so at the airport, the carrier said.
A limited promotional economy-class fare of NT$5,100 (US$155.99) excluding tax will be available when ticket sales begin, according to the carrier. [FULL STORY]