Airport fees in focus in Orlando, Fla.

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Fees airlines pay to airports have suddenly come into focus as U.S. carriers struggle with rising jet fuel costs, industry observers said.

Fees are up, up and away on U.S. flights

WASHINGTON, April 9 (UPI) -- U.S. airlines have turned to fees and fuel surcharges to offset the rising price of jet fuel, various sources said Wednesday.

Airline issues create longest delays

WASHINGTON, Dec. 21 (UPI) -- An analysis of U.S. flight delays found airline glitches responsible for the majority of time passengers spent waiting for late departures.

American says high fuel costs hurting

FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 27 (UPI) -- American Airlines says it will spend $1 billion more on fuel this year due to higher prices, which will affect its prospects for the rest of the year.

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FTC urged to review online travel sites

WASHINGTON, Aug. 14 (UPI) -- A leading airline industry expert has asked the Federal Trade Commission to review Travelocity, Expedia and other online travel sites for failure to disclose preferential airfare deals and for offering "biased" pricing and inventory on their Web sites.

Airline industry looks unpredictable

WASHINGTON, Jan. 15 (UPI) -- It would almost be cliché to say that few industries have suffered a greater impact from the events of Sept. 11 than the airline industry. But with implications
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