Articles tagged “unbundled pricing”

Why Airlines Keep Creating Even More Types of Fares

Why Airlines Keep Creating Even More Types of Fares

Sean O'Neill, Skift

Many airline executives insist that their so-called New Distribution Capability, or new method of sharing data for selling tickets, will hit a major target next year. But industry insiders say the target will be missed. To cope in the meantime, several airlines will expand the marketing for bundled fares under a confusing array of brand names.

4 months ago

Unbundled Reimagined: Etihad’s New Baggage Policy Lowers Fees, Ups Allowance

Unbundled Reimagined: Etihad’s New Baggage Policy Lowers Fees, Ups Allowance

Marisa Garcia, Skift

As these unbundled programs take hold in the industry, affecting how reservation systems structure fare data, it will be very difficult to bundle them up again. We expect this trend to continue and become the new normal around the world.

4 years ago