AA To Add Fees, But Not On GDS

American Airlines minutes ago said that effective September 7, it will implement fees for domestic tickets bought from its U.S. reservations centers and at U.S. airports-but not for global distribution system bookings. The move is a blow for Northwest Airlines, whose GDS booking fees have been blasted by the travel industry over the past ten days.

The article you have accessed is premium content and available only to our paid subscribers.