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July 23, 2012

July 23, 2012

Travel Agent
Travelers Face More Airline Fees and Higher Costs
Airline passengers can expect more ancillary fees and higher costs as airlines worldwide seek to expand ancillary revenues.  A new study by Amadeus and IdeaWorksCompany reports that ancillary fees by airlines grew to $22.6 billion in 2011, which represents a 66 percent increase in two years. United Continental, Delta, American and Qantas are the top ancillary revenue carriers for 2011 and 2010, the report notes.

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