Why passengers are paying to board flights last instead of first

Why passengers are paying to board flights last instead of first

Passengers are paying extra to board flights last, despite people often rushing to be the first onto the plane. A travel expert has revealed they could be VIP travelers. Gilbert Ott, who runs the God Save The Points blog, said celebrities and A-listers often prefer to board last. He asked what “true luxury” was, adding: “Is it boarding first, or is it actually boarding last?” And he explained why boarding last is a symbol of status. He said on his website: “If A-listers were to have their say, there would be a pretty clear consensus. “After what usually feels like 10-15 minutes of pure idling, where everyone appears to already be on board, the flight deck seems ready to go and crew have completed final checks, that’s usually when it …
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