BA raises fuel surcharge

British Airways will increase its fuel surcharge on all tickets issued from Friday May 2, 2008. he decision reflects continuing high oil prices.

The changes will mean:
The surcharge for short haul flights will increase by £3 per flight (£6 return) from £10 per flight (£20 return) to £13 per flight (£26 return).
The surcharge for long haul flights of less than nine hours will increase by £10 per flight (£20 return) from £53 to £63 per flight (£126).
The surcharge for long haul flights of more than nine hours will increase by £15 per flight (£30 return) from £64 to £79 per flight (£158 return).

British Airways will also increase its fuel surcharges by similar levels in markets outside the UK.
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