Two tacks for fighting airline fees emerge

WASHINGTON, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- A senator from Louisiana and a congressman from North Carolina said bills attempting to curb excessive airline fees would likely receive bipartisan support.
New rules for airline passenger delays

New rules for airline passenger delays

DALLAS, April 25 (UPI) -- Under new U.S. regulations, airlines will face fines of as much as $27,500 per passenger if they hold them on taxiways for more than 3 hours, officials say.

Groups support federal airline bill

WASHINGTON, Sept. 7 (UPI) -- A passengers' rights group says it has endorsed legislation in Washington to keep airline passengers from sitting on stranded planes for more than three hours.

Airlines to provide flight delay info

FORT WORTH, Texas, Oct. 12 (UPI) -- Airline passengers in the United States will be provided with information regarding flight delays to avoid lengthy tarmac waits, travel advocates say.
Airline fees anger fliers, group says

Airline fees anger fliers, group says

NEW YORK, Aug. 12 (UPI) -- The executive director of a U.S. airline passenger group said new fees for a slew of airline services are provoking negative reactions.

Passengers sue airline over holiday delays

FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 1 (UPI) -- Two American Airlines passengers who were left stranded on diverted airplanes for more than eight hours have sued the airline.

Plane passengers asked for security tips

WASHINGTON, Dec. 23 (UPI) -- The U.S. Transportation Department is using a new source to help determine potential airline protections: actual plane passengers.

Air travelers call for bill of rights

FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- A group of American Airlines passengers stuck on a tarmac in Texas for nearly 10 hours is pushing for a federal Passengers Bill of Rights.
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