FIGURE 1-2-20 - U.S. Domestic Airline Industry Historical Average Itinerary Fares: 1st quarter 1998-2nd quarter 2009

FIGURE 1-2-20 - U.S. Domestic Airline Industry Historical Average Itinerary Fares: 1st quarter 1998-2nd quarter 2009

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Average fares in current dollars for complete roundtrip itinerary

  Average itinerary fare
1998Q1 $304.78
1998Q2 $300.99
1998Q3 $315.29
1998Q4 $316.21
1999Q1 $331.79
1999Q2 $329.38
1999Q3 $317.27
1999Q4 $317.98
2000Q1 $340.28
2000Q2 $339.21
2000Q3 $336.71
2000Q4 $340.11
2001Q1 $347.72
2001Q2 $328.68
2001Q3 $303.05
2001Q4 $299.83
2002Q1 $320.04
2002Q2 $317.94
2002Q3 $303.31
2002Q4 $308.85
2003Q1 $319.19
2003Q2 $314.52
2003Q3 $312.39
2003Q4 $315.77
2004Q1 $320.23
2004Q2 $309.45
2004Q3 $296.54
2004Q4 $297.28
2005Q1 $301.39
2005Q2 $306.68
2005Q3 $305.91
2005Q4 $314.76
2006Q1 $323.34
2006Q2 $341.58
2006Q3 $330.12
2006Q4 $318.16
2007Q1 $317.84
2007Q2 $325.39
2007Q3 $327.56
2007Q4 $329.77
2008Q1 $333.29
2008Q2 $346.10
2008Q3 $358.00
2008Q4 $344.82
2009Q1 $313.30
2009Q2 $301.26

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, Office of Airline Information, available at http://www.bts.gov/xml/atpi/src/avgfareseries.xml, data as of December 2009.