Cargo revenues grew by a faster 29.2 percent to P4.60 billion, while ancillary revenues
rose by 14.9 percent to P13.49 billion.
The sources said that there are five areas under which Airlines are working to garnering more ancillary revenues
. These include higher charges on flight cancellation, trip rescheduling, onboard meals, baggage fees and cargo charges or additional baggage charges.
Total ancillary revenue
growth: For the fourth quarter and full year 2018, total ancillary revenues
increased 42.4% and 26.0% year over year, respectively.
Pichler added that RJ continued to enhance its digital capabilities, effecting 27% more online sales, of a JD77.8 million value, and obtaining 29% more ancillary revenues
, or JD18.6 million.
The resulting 4.8% increase in RevPAR was supported by a 0.9% increase in ancillary revenues
, which contributed to a 4.0% increase in TRevPAR to EUR302.63.
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similarly increased by 22.7 percent to P4.1 billion from P3.31 billion, attributable to the increase in average ancillary revenue
per passenger by 13.1 percent from pricing adjustments and increased volume of certain ancillary products and services.
Irish budget airline Ryanair (Dublin:RYA) (LSE:RYA) announced today that it plans to install vending machines on its 225 aircraft in an attempt to decrease costs and increase ancillary revenues
This was achieved on a 48% increase in departures together with an improvement in load factor and higher ancillary revenues
Depending on the development of ancillary revenues
, the airline may increase the proportion of seats given away from 25% last year to 50-100%, the CEO said.