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Weather is No Excuse, DOT Fines AAL $1.6 Million for Tarmac Delays

The U.S. Department of Transportation has fined American Airlines $1.6 Million for violations of the tarmac delay rule during 2013 and 2015.

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Let’s Not Waste an Opportunity to Carry-On after IATA Carry-On Controversy

I spent a bit of time this month writing about IATA’s proposed ‘Cabin OK’ program: introducing it, clearing up misconceptions, and, finally, reporting on its demise, er, “pause.” This is the second of two posts today, which review the Cabin OK aftermath. I […]