|Quoting davidho1985 (Reply 1):|
I really don't care how much is the fare and how much is the fuel surcharge.
I only look at the "Total price"
|Quoting WROORD (Reply 3):|
One word comes to mind 'gauging'.
|Quoting QFVHOQA (Reply 5):|
It's also to do with commissions for travel agents. Commission is usually only payable on the fare not the taxes & fees.
|Quoting offloaded (Reply 10):|
It also means that "free" (mileage etc) tickets are free + "taxes" so the carriers are still earning good revenue from "free" tickets.