BITRE releases Domestic Air Fare Index for May-2017

    Australia‘s Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics (BITRE) released (11-May-2017) the Domestic Air Fare Index for May-2017 which showed the ‘Best Discount Fare’ Index (Jul-2003 = 100) for domestic travel increased 9.5% year-on-year to 64.6 in May-2017. ‘Restricted economy’ was up 1.2% year-on-year and ‘Business class’ was up 1.5% year-on-year.