14-Dec-2010 12:57 PM

US airlines report 23% jump in baggage fee revenues in 3Q2010

US Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reported (13-Dec-2010) US airlines collected 22.5% more in baggage fees in 3Q2010 than 3Q2009, with a total of USD906.4 million. Among the airlines, Delta Air Lines reported the highest in terms of baggage fee revenue of USD259.5 million in 3Q2010. Details include:

  • Total baggage fee revenue: 906.4 million, +22.5% year-on-year;