As fuel prices soar, the airline industry is taking action to ensure its financial survival in the short term. However, will these short-term decisions end up hurting airlines in the long run? In a recent interview with Ted Simons, our aviation law attorney Mike Pearson weighed in on what rising jet fuel costs could end up meaning for both Arizona airline passengers and the industry as a whole.
We've already seen changes at a consumer level, including:
- Higher airfare
- Charges for baggage
- Changes in carry-on luggage
- Smaller aircraft with fewer seats
- Changes in "peak days" for frequent flier miles
- Cutting of some air routes
If you would like to speak with an experienced Tempe aviation lawyer, or if you have another legal concern, please connect with Curry, Pearson & Wooten at 1-888-929-5292 today. We are friendly and skilled Arizona personal injury lawyers, criminal defense lawyers, and family law attorneys who are devoted to helping our clients attain the best outcomes. We look forward to working with you and your family.