Airlines: We’re not colluding, we’re competing!

When the Justice Department announced this month that is investigating the nation’s four biggest airlines for collusion, many frequent fliers replied with an announcement of their own: “Ya think?” Last year saw 21 broad fare hike attempts, according to FareCompare.com, and all but five failed. This year, amid lower oil prices, FareCompare recorded far fewer attempts.

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Published: October 23, 2015