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DALLAS - It's not officially an airfare hike, but it might as well be.
Airlines have added surcharges of $10 to $30 on popular travel dates throughout the summer, much like they did this past holiday season.
Look out for cancellation penalties. Beware of energy surcharges. And watch for facilities fees.
British Airways today reduced its fuel surcharges, bringing relief to some passengers following similar moves by rivals and a prolonged dip in the global oil price.
A variety of surcharges on flights and holidays have been making the headlines in the past few weeks. But what exactly do they all really mean?The soaring price of oil has resulted in British Airways and Virgin Atlantic, among others, announcing hefty rises in fuel surcharges to help cover rapidly escalating fuel bills.