Jet fuel prices are on the rise again

Jet fuel prices are on the rise again

It has been a while ago since airlines have complained of oil prices, but that is about to change. Jet fuel prices are on the rise again, notably since May, and continuing to rise through June into the third quarter. IATA warns that oil prices will cast a shadow over...
The Oil price hike – some useful data

The Oil price hike – some useful data

This morning we woke to an overnight oil price spike.  While politicians politic and primp for the cameras, the rest of us will try to figure out what this means and what might happen next.  Here’s some data to help with the process of figuring out the impact of...
Are the days of cheap fuel drifting away?

Are the days of cheap fuel drifting away?

Oil prices seem to be steadily creeping up again after a nice dropoff late last year.  This chart from Macrotrends makes the case; 2019 has seen a sharp uptick.  Oil prices are about double what they were about 30 months ago. What does this mean for the airline...