Dubai-based Emirates Airline will roll out a seat selection fee for passengers traveling on its lowest fares beginning Oct. 3. As reported by ATW on Sept. 9, Emirates is evaluating ancillary revenue streams as yields continue to come under pressure. “We cannot sit back and wait for fares to go up,” Emirates president Tim Clark said, speaking at the Aviation Festival in London earlier this month. “Irrespective of how things pan out, the fact is we need to get on with ...

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