Citing higher fuel prices that will cost it an additional A$1 billion ($770 million) in 2005-06 compared to the current fiscal year, Qantas is almost doubling its surcharge for domestic travel in Australia and New Zealand from A$12 to A$20 per sector. For transtasman travel the surcharge will increase from A$29 to A$40 per sector, and for other international travel including on Australian Airlines the surcharge will more than double from A$29 to A$60 per sector. Jetstar will increase its ...

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