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Yes, $99 Cross-Country Cheap Flights Still Exist

Airfare analyst and FareCompare CEO Rick Seaney has long called $99 one-way cross-country fares “the holy grail for flyers.” Incredible price, right? Like something out of the 1980s People Express playbook. But once in a while, such cheap fares reappear. Cheap Flights for $99 (and up) It happened yesterday (June… Read More

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Latest Airfare Hike Fails

UPDATE June 22, 2015: Over the weekend, legacy carriers began rolling back their new higher prices and airfare analyst Rick Seaney is now declaring the hike a failure. This was the second airfare hike attempt in June; the first attempt was successful. See the updated chart below. Original post from… Read More

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Unusual Airfare Hike Succeeds

UPDATE IV: June 15 – The hike is declared a success. The most recent activity occurred Saturday (June 13) as American filed 470k increases. See the details in the complete timeline of the hike, below. UPDATE III: June 12 – With American matching the latest increases, the hike is a… Read More