Baggage fees revenues for US airlines in 3Q 2015 rose 6.2% year-over-year, to $1.02 billion, according to the US Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS). It is the first time third-quarter baggage fee revenues have surpassed the $1 billion threshold. In contrast, reservation cancellation/change fees revenues for the 11 major US reporting airlines plus two other carriers (Sun Country Airlines and Island Air Hawaii) were down 0.4% year-over-year (YOY), to $755.2 million. In figures ...

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