Wendover Productions published a video called Why Flying is So Expensive last month. He received a lot of feedback about airlines that don’t cost so much, so he researched the question, and now gives us an explanation of how budget airlines work for so much less.
The upshot is that you can save a lot of money on flights if you are flexible. If you don’t have to be at certain airport on a certain date or time, or you can handle fewer amenities, you can save big bucks. Just don’t expect it to be a luxury experience. (via Geeks Are Sexy)