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Southwest Air: Seat Saving A Problem For Late Boarders PDF Print E-mail

Our fave airline is usually the most economical, and a pleasure to travel with its friendly staff. However, its ABC line-ups for boarding can be a hassle for those C passengers who must wait for the A and B early birds to board.

First in line are those who paid extra to board ahead of everyone else. Of course, they grab the best window seats in front. That’s OK, but some of them also hold and put gear on other choice seats. Then, family members or pals from the back of the line who did not have to pay extra can join the early boarders.

Apparently, flight attendants can’t prevent the practice. Therefore, when you fly Southwest, get to check-in as early as possible or pay extra for early boarding. Then, your A ticket will get you a comfy window seat up front.

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