With 100,000 flights and ten million miles under his belt, American Airlines has decided that Steve Rothstein has overstayed his welcome. At least with the “unlimited travel” ticket he bought from the airline back in 1987, along with a companion ticket for a whopping $400,000 total.
The airline is saying that Rothstein has cost them $21 million dollars in flights since then. Could this be baggage fee karma?
The NY Post wrote up a piece on the places he’s gone and the people he’s helped. As well as some background on the litigation surrounding this golden ticket. You can read the full article here.