Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly, who has long resisted calls from some Wall Street analysts to charge fees for checked bags, voiced his most adamant rejection yet of baggage fees, completely ruling them out. Bags will “be free as long as I’m the CEO and I hope that’s a long time,” Kelly told the US Chamber of Commerce Aviation Summit in Washington DC. Kelly in the past has indicated that, while he did not think bag fees made sense for Southwest, he would be willing ...

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