American Airlines is raising the base cost of a return trip by $10 to offset rising fuel prices – the seventh rise this year from a US airline. Delta, JetBlue Airways and AirTran Airways have confirmed they had not raised prices, although United, Continental and Southwest did not confirm plans for any fare rises. However the five network airlines — United, Continental, Delta, American and US Airways — usually match each other’s price rises. American’s latest fare increase also extended to Hawaii and Canada, where round-trip tickets rose by up to $21. Other US airlines are attempting to offset higher

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