Final Airline Breakdown of 21-June Airfare Hike

Continental Airlines

FareCompare.com has pulled the system-wide published airfares (normally a top subset for reporting this alert reporting) for the domestic U.S. and Canada from the 8:00pm EDT Wednesday June-20 airfare feed (evening before the increase) and the 8:00pm EDT Thursday 28-June (this evening) and compiled the following final report.

This report shows the percentage of markets that have a $5 one-way or more increase this evening as compared to Wednesday evening last week.

The breakdown is by Advance Purchase within airline. 7 days or less advance purchase is considered a business fare, more than 7 days advance purchase is considered leisure. Market is a city pair. Not all airlines file fares in each advance purchase category.

Airline

Advance Purchase

Markets With
$5 or More One-Way Since 21-June 8:00pm

Total Markets
in this Advance Purchase

% Last Thursdays
System Wide Increase Holding









American

0


5,952


14,069

42%


 
 

3

4,838


8,582

56%

Business

7

5,933

13,281

45%


Leisure

14

4,420


11,970

37%

 


21


3,323


6,556

51%



Alaska

0


1,673


7,487

22%


3


1,574


5,225

30%

7


1,578


6,874

23%

14


1,626


6,107

27%

21

1,410

4,082

35%

JetBlue

0


1

707

0%


3

1

694

0%


7

-

707

0%

14

-

197

%

Continental

0

5,282


17,612

30%

3

5,194

12,591

41%



7

5,050


15,777

32%



14


6,005

16,246

37%

21

3,127


9,200

34%


Delta

0

16,431

30,977

53%



3

10,617

21,222

50%

 

7


16,215


30,068

54%

 

14


14,489


28,096

52%

 

21


10,407


19,264

54%

AirTran

0

54


1,168

5%

 

3

1


910

0%

 

7


146


1,123

13%

 

14

15


1,165

1%

   
             

Northwest

0


11,193


28,518

39%

   
 

3


11,175


24,556

46%

   
 

7


11,055


27,252

41%

 
 

14


11,478


27,831

41%

   
 

21


10,236


22,330

46%

   
             

United

0


10,558


23,606

45%

   
 

3


7,679


15,589

49%

   
 

7


11,069


23,050

48%

   
 

14


9,746


20,907

47%

   
 

21


7,191


15,023

48%

   
             

US
Airways

0


10,473


24,080

43%

   
 

3


5,180


12,013

43%

   
 

7


9,589


22,058

43%

   
 

14


8,958


18,259

49%

   
 

21


6,359


10,383

61%

   
             

Midwest

0


778


1,636

48%

   
 

3


724


917

79%

   
 

7


1,297


1,542

84%

   
 

14


1,106


1,513

73%

   
 

21


1,081


1,331

81%

   

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Published: June 28, 2007