Domestic airlines tap ancillary revenue sources as fares remain low
Ancillary revenue refers to earning from non ticketing sources
Domestic carriers are increasing focus on ancillary revenue as passenger ticket revenue remains under pressure due to low fares. On Tuesday, Vistara announced a bouquet of ancillary products and services such as lounge access pass, seat upgrades and pre-purchase of excess baggage.
Customers can book the products online for a fee and thus helping the airline to increase revenue. In a statement, Vistara's chief strategy and commercial officer Sanjiv Kapoor said the airline has several more ancillary products and services in the pipeline and those will be launched in the coming ...
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First Published: Tue, August 30 2016. 18:50 IST