Alliance-wide free checked bag?

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CarefulBuilder14
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Alliance-wide free checked bag?

Postby CarefulBuilder14 » Mon Oct 05, 2015 8:04 pm

Are there any cobranded airline cards that give a free checked bag not just on flights operated by that one airline, but also on flights operated by all (or several) of that airline's alliance partners? My current understanding is that airline cards only extend that perk to flights of subsidiary/closely affiliated operators.

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Re: Alliance-wide free checked bag?

Postby Vermonster » Tue Oct 06, 2015 9:40 am

I think the only one that comes close is the Citi AA card that will give you free checked bags on AA and US Airways. Not really an alliance or network though.
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