Tag: fares

Fares expected to drop 20-30% as Southwest starts Newark flights

Fares expected to drop 20-30% as Southwest starts Newark flights

editor editor- September 2, 2010 02:09 0

Expect fares to drop 20 percent to 30 percent on some routes next year when Southwest Airlines begins flying out of Newark Liberty International Airport, ... Read More

Aviation fuel prices up again in Uganda

Aviation fuel prices up again in Uganda

editor editor- August 16, 2010 01:24 0

UGANDA (eTN) - Alongside low supplies to the market for all white fuel products, including Read More

March airline sales off the charts

March airline sales off the charts

editor editor- April 10, 2010 09:17 0

According to Allan Mutén, ARC's director of strategic communications, international airline fares and credit card sales in March were "off the charts." He said, "ARC ... Read More

Forget first class, how about a comfort fare?

Forget first class, how about a comfort fare?

editor editor- March 31, 2010 07:02 0

GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. launched today a new fare category structure with the options of: Comfort, Flexible, Scheduled, and Promotional. Read More

Uganda shilling continues to fall

Uganda shilling continues to fall

editor editor- March 25, 2010 01:49 0

Since last week, the Uganda Shilling has continued its downward trend, breaking the psychologically important 2,100 mark versus one US dollar, with the UK pound ... Read More

From Broadway tickets to duty-free perfume, airlines push inflight sales

From Broadway tickets to duty-free perfume, airlines push inflight sales

editor editor- March 15, 2010 06:12 0

Flyers are finding more products and services for sale on-board their flights now than at any other time in commercial aviation history as a small ... Read More

Air Seychelles drops Frankfurt

Air Seychelles drops Frankfurt

editor editor- February 8, 2010 02:20 0

Last week saw the last flight from Mahe, en route to London with a stopover in Frankfurt, as the Seychellois national airline decided to drop ... Read More

Michael O’Leary: 2010 fares to stay flat in Europe

Michael O’Leary: 2010 fares to stay flat in Europe

editor editor- January 22, 2010 05:44 0

DUBLIN - Irish low-budget airline Ryanair Holdings PLC's Chief Executive Michael O'Leary said Thursday average fares will be flat across Europe in 2010, but Irish ... Read More

American raises fares, Delta, Continental follow suit

American raises fares, Delta, Continental follow suit

editor editor- January 22, 2010 04:41 0

CHICAGO - AMR Corp's American Airlines has raised domestic fares, and some competitors have matched as the industry struggles to gain pricing power and rebound ... Read More

Virgin America joins Southwest, JetBlue and Frontier in sale stampede

Virgin America joins Southwest, JetBlue and Frontier in sale stampede

editor editor- January 6, 2010 03:29 0

Virgin America said Tuesday it was offering reduced fares on some seats for travel through mid-June, joining a growing number of airlines that are touting ... Read More

Bus fares to upcountry Kampala destinations double

Bus fares to upcountry Kampala destinations double

editor editor- December 24, 2009 03:15 0

Just in time for the peak of holiday travel, bus operators have doubled fares to upcountry destinations to rip off those travelers unable to leave ... Read More

GOL raising fares for the first time in a year as Brazil’s economy recovers

GOL raising fares for the first time in a year as Brazil’s economy recovers

editor editor- November 25, 2009 06:03 0

Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes SA, Brazil’s second-biggest airline, is raising fares for the first time in a year as the national economy shows signs of ... Read More

JetBlue offers frighteningly low fares for Halloween travel

JetBlue offers frighteningly low fares for Halloween travel

editor editor- October 21, 2009 06:29 0

JetBlue Airways revealed frighteningly low fares today for travel this Halloween. Read More

Thai Airways finally discovers full potential of the internet

Thai Airways finally discovers full potential of the internet

editor editor- September 7, 2009 06:52 0

Thai Airways International newly appointed Executive Vice President for Commercial Pruet Boobphakam made its first official media appearance last Friday. Read More

Bisignani: Airline industry remains in “intensive care”

Bisignani: Airline industry remains in “intensive care”

editor editor- August 28, 2009 06:37 0

LONDON - The decline in global airline traffic slowed in July, but ticket prices showed no improvement despite capacity cuts, leading a global industry body ... Read More

Airlines’ quest for a silver bullet – higher fares, fewer flights, or both?

Airlines’ quest for a silver bullet – higher fares, fewer flights, or both?

editor editor- August 3, 2009 03:13 0

As the recession drags on with little sign of abating anytime soon, airlines worldwide are grappling with huge losses and dwindling demand for their services. Read More

United-Continental alliance unlikely to have significant fare impact

United-Continental alliance unlikely to have significant fare impact

editor editor- July 15, 2009 04:08 0

CHICAGO - A new alliance between United Airlines and Continental Airlines Inc may quickly yield cost benefits for the two, but travel demand - especially ... Read More

Airlines offer $30 fares to generate demand when the peak US travel season wanes

Airlines offer $30 fares to generate demand when the peak US travel season wanes

editor editor- July 8, 2009 03:36 0

Southwest Airlines Co., the largest discounter, led six other major U.S. carriers in offering one- way fares as low as $30 to generate demand when ... Read More

Southwest’s effect on fares may be muted at Logan

Southwest’s effect on fares may be muted at Logan

editor editor- June 29, 2009 03:43 0

Since Southwest Airlines said in April that it would begin flying from Logan International Airport to Baltimore and Chicago, average fares on those routes have ... Read More

As demand plunges, fares drop

As demand plunges, fares drop

editor editor- June 22, 2009 05:19 0

More business travelers are moving to the back of the plane, downgrading from business- and first-class seats to coach and adding to airline financial woes. Read More

Southwest Airlines celebrates anniversary with special fares

Southwest Airlines celebrates anniversary with special fares

editor editor- June 19, 2009 04:32 0

It's Southwest Airlines' birthday, but YOU get the gift! In celebration of the airline's 38th birthday, Southwest announced today special DING! fares as low as ... Read More

Bigger ships, new destinations, low prices

Bigger ships, new destinations, low prices

editor editor- June 8, 2009 04:31 0

Travel, especially cruising, is a bright spot in a year full of dismal economic news. Read More

Airlines slash Mexico fares

Airlines slash Mexico fares

editor editor- May 1, 2009 03:00 0

With tour companies both here and abroad and cruise lines either halting flights and port calls or liberalizing cancellation policies, Bloomberg News is reporting that ... Read More

Why planes in the desert may boost fares

Why planes in the desert may boost fares

editor editor- April 22, 2009 04:22 0

MARANA, Ariz. - Hundreds of once-proud aluminum birds are parked here with engines sealed, tires wrapped and windows covered. Read More

Passengers save in airlines’ dogfight

Passengers save in airlines’ dogfight

editor editor- March 31, 2009 05:46 0

The first shot was fired by Southwest Airlines on March 19, officials at Reno-Tahoe International Airport said. Read More

Airline pact has lowered fares, experts say

Airline pact has lowered fares, experts say

editor editor- March 30, 2009 04:27 0

London — Analysts say the year-old Open Skies aviation pact, which encouraged partnerships such as Delta Air Lines’ with Air France, has brought passengers lower ... Read More

Cruise lines discriminate against single travelers

Cruise lines discriminate against single travelers

editor editor- March 30, 2009 03:52 0

Seattle, WA – For years I never took a cruise because I resented being discriminated against as a single traveler. Read More

Finding fees a tricky game even for seasoned fliers

editor editor- February 12, 2009 06:02 0

US airlines have made a real meal out of charging for niceties -- like pillows, choice seats and food -- that used to be part ... Read More

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