Articles tagged “fare wars”

Airlines Struggle to Raise Ticket Prices as Fuel Gets Costlier

Airlines Struggle to Raise Ticket Prices as Fuel Gets Costlier

Michael Sasso and Mary Schlangenstein, Bloomberg

As fuel gets more expensive, airlines would like to pass on at least some of the price increase onto customers. But history has proved that to be difficult. It's a competitive business, and raising fares is not easy. That's good for passengers.

2 years ago

American and United Raise Forecasts as Impact From Fare Wars May Be Less Than Expected

American and United Raise Forecasts as Impact From Fare Wars May Be Less Than Expected

Associated Press

United and American may be seeing some relief from fare wars with low-cost carriers, but it is too soon to tell if they are out of the woods yet.

2 years ago