ACCC report finds airlines have more than doubled price of cheap airfares

ACCC report finds airlines have more than doubled price of cheap airfares

Australian airlines have more than doubled the price of cheap airfares despite having the worst on-time performance on record, a grim consumer watchdog report has found. The quarterly Australian Competition and Consumer Commission review showed the cheapest economy airfares were 56 per cent higher in August 2022 after hitting an 11-year-low in April 2022. “After … Read more

Air travel to become expensive? Airline ticket prices to soar as fuel costs increase | Aviation News

Air travel to become expensive?  Airline ticket prices to soar as fuel costs increase |  Aviation News

Oil prices have increased tremendously since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic and were further affected due to the Ukraine-Russia war. Hence, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) has warned that the prices of airline tickets will go up “without doubt” as fuel costs rise. Due to the rise in fuel prices, domestic and international … Read more

Rising fuel costs complicated summer travel planning in Saskatchewan

Rising fuel costs complicated summer travel planning in Saskatchewan

Hitting the open road is a pastime enjoyed by many Saskatchewan families, but with fuel prices hitting record highs across the province, many travelers and the tourism industry are keeping a close eye on their fuel pledge. “We’ll see a lot more people potentially staying closer to home or taking shorter driving trips,” said Amy … Read more