OAKLAND, CA - FEBRUARY 24: Swissport employee Christopher Gonzalez moitors a fuel line as he refuels a Southwest Airlines plane at the Oakland International Airport on February 24, 2011 in Oakland, ... more 
OAKLAND, CA - FEBRUARY 24: Swissport employee Christopher Gonzalez moitors a fuel line as he refuels a Southwest Airlines plane at the Oakland International Airport on February 24, 2011 in Oakland, California. In an effort to keep up with rapidly rising oil prices, airlines are increasing fares at a faster pace than last year and have also increased some of their fees, tacked on peak-time surcharges and are adding fuel surcharges on international flights. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) less 
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