US - EUROPE 間のTravel記事、勿論航空機物ですが、Europe 最安の航空会社がアメリカに戻ってきたぁ、って記事..
Remember the times before the pandemic when it wasn’t impossible to find $199 round trip flights to Europe? There was a reason for that. This low cost, long haul airline called ‘Norwegian’ was shaking things up, with crazy low fares that effectively included nothing but a seat and a space in an overhead bin.
If you wanted anything from a drink to a hot meal, or a checked bag, it was extra. The idea caught on like wildfire, and soon thereafter, all the “classic” airlines were offering their own dysfunctional version of “basic economy” to compete.