Fair Fares

New rules make purchasing an airline ticket more transparent.

The final sections of the U.S. Department of Transportation's “Enhancing Airline Passenger Protections II” consumer rules are now in effect, with strict new requirements on advertising and sales of air travel.

Among the changes welcomed by travelers:

  • All advertised airfares must state the entire price, including all taxes, fees, and other charges.

  • Web sites selling air tickets must provide specific information regarding the free baggage allowance, ca

Register to view the full article

Register for MeetingsNet.com and gain access to premium content including the CMI 25 Listing, our monthly digital edition, the MeetingsNet app, live and on-demand webinars, and much more.

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.