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Impulse Web bookings to rise

Impulse Web bookings to rise

Impulse executive chairman Gerry McGowan said in a television interview onSunday that the discount airline would consider increasing ticket prices tostay afloat amid tough financial times. Full story from ZDNet Australia.

October 16, 2000 by in After Hours

Several airlines suspend Net-only fares

Several airlines suspend Net-only fares

At a time when the airlines are struggling to get customers to fly, many of the largest carriers have temporarily shelved one of their most effective promotions: e-fares. United Airlines, American Airlines, US Airways and TWA were among the carriers that posted notices on their Web sites announcing that they have suspended Internet-only discount fares since last Tuesday's terrorist attacks.

September 18, 2001 by in After Hours

Airlines will lose online booking wars, analyst says

Airlines will lose online booking wars, analyst says

Despite pumping tens of millions of dollars into their Web sites, major airlines will still lose out to independent travel agencies for booking dollars, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC). By 2001, the number of tickets bought online through independent travel agencies will eclipse ticket purchases through sites like Orbitz and Hotwire, all backed by most of the major U.

September 18, 2000 by in After Hours