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Spirit Airlines Gets Boost From Dynamic Pricing on Carry-Ons to Bottled Water | Skift

Spirit Airlines Gets Boost From Dynamic Pricing on Carry-Ons to Bottled Water | Skift

For the year, Spirit told investors it made more than $55 in per-passenger ancillary revenue for the first time since 2014. The fourth quarter was better, with non-ticket revenue increasing 5.2 percent, year-over-year, to $56.70. The growth generally is not the result of new fees. Instead, Spirit executives said they have improved at managing how […]

Wheels: By air or by car | Conway Daily Sun

Wheels: By air or by car | Conway Daily Sun

Some quick internet research reveals some resources for our comparison, but first, a couple of assumptions. Since I’m making this hypothetical comparison using the circumstances of my daughter’s trip, a few variables can be ruled out. Her trip was one-way, so no leaving a car at the airport to drive home upon return and no […]

The Complete Guide To Buying A Jet Card | Forbes

The Complete Guide To Buying A Jet Card | Forbes

Fixed Hourly Rates or Dynamic Pricing While many folks equate jet cards with fixed hourly rates, dynamic pricing, which means trip quotes based on market prices each time you fly, is becoming more prevalent. Several companies such as Air Charter Service, StraightLine Private Air and Vault Jet have introduced hybrid cards that offer fixed rates […]

Cathay Pacific again accidentally sells first-class tickets for a fraction of the price | ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Cathay Pacific again accidentally sells first-class tickets for a fraction of the price | ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Less than two weeks after a Cathay Pacific ticketing error led to premium seats being sold for economy fares, Cathay Pacific has accidentally sold tickets from Europe to Hong Kong for less than a tenth of their usual prices. The South China Morning Post (SCMP) reported that first-class tickets from Portugal to Hong Kong were […]

Indonesian Airlines Slash Fares After Outcry Over Holiday Surge | Bloomberg

Indonesian Airlines Slash Fares After Outcry Over Holiday Surge | Bloomberg

Indonesian airlines reduced air fares for some local routes by as much as 60 percent starting last week in response to a backlash over a surge in ticket prices during the peak holiday season. PT Garuda Indonesia, Lion Air and PT AirAsia Indonesia are among the carriers which cut prices from Jan. 11, the Indonesian […]

Cathay Pacific Accidentally Sold $16,000 Seats for $675 | Time

Cathay Pacific Accidentally Sold $16,000 Seats for $675 | Time

All eyes are on Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd. as it decides what to do with the tickets that it appeared to have sold in error at a fraction of their prices. Asia’s biggest international carrier sold business-class tickets from Vietnam to Canada and the U.S. at economy prices earlier this week, according to bloggers. Return […]

Cathay Pacific to honour $16,000 fares sold for $675 | BBC News

Cathay Pacific to honour $16,000 fares sold for $675 | BBC News

Cathay Pacific has said it will honour first-class and business-class tickets that it sold to some lucky passengers for a fraction of the usual price. The Hong Kong-based airline mistakenly sold business-class seats on August flights from Vietnam to New York for about $675 return. Prices on the same route in July and September cost […]

Short-changed when SIA slashed ticket price | The Straits Times

Short-changed when SIA slashed ticket price | The Straits Times

In August, my husband and I booked premium economy tickets for Singapore Airlines’ direct flight to Los Angeles in mid-2019. However, much to our surprise, SIA subsequently slashed its price for this route by almost 35 per cent during its promotion in November. The reduced price was similar to the cost of economy seats on […]

Seat selection fees: United joins Delta and American with new charges | USA Today

Seat selection fees: United joins Delta and American with new charges | USA Today

There is nothing special about aisle seat 18D on Delta Air Lines Flight 2876 from Atlanta to New York. No extra legroom, free drinks or priority boarding. But try to reserve it for a January weekend getaway and a price tag pops up: $59.99. One way. On top of the ticket price. Seat 18D is an ordinary aisle seat on […]

Pricing policy that makes airlines lose too much money is a problem: IATA chief | Times of India

Pricing policy that makes airlines lose too much money is a problem: IATA chief | Times of India

GENEVA: Competitive air ticket prices are a strong stimulator for demand in India but a pricing policy that makes airlines lose too much money is a problem, according to IATA chief Alexandre de Juniac. India is the world’s fastest growing domestic aviation market and has registered double-digit passenger growth for 50 straight months in October. […]