Spirit baggage fee

Spirit Airlines Calls Carry-On Baggage Fee a Success

The new fees, which went into effect on Sunday, aim to cut delays by discouraging customers from stuffing overhead compartments on planes. Spirit is the first airline in the industry to introduce such a fee. The new fees, which went into effect on Sunday, aim to cut delays by discouraging customers from stuffing overhead compartments on planes, The Associated Press reported. Spirit is the first airline in the industry to introduce such a fee.