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Airlines blame rising airfares on rising gas prices

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - Soaring gas prices are leading to sky-high air fares, and it's only expected to get worse for the peak summer travel season.

Six of the nation's largest airlines have raised rates at least five times since the beginning of the year.

In this Consumer Alert video report, Richard Allyn reports from Lindbergh Field on how these fare hikes may keep some travelers grounded.

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