Senator Ed Markey (D-Massachusetts) is a member of the US Aviation Subcommittee of the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, and a critic of the US airline industry. In an exclusive interview, ATW asked him about his attempts to re-regulate the industry, including setting seat-pitch standards.   You’ve taken on a prominent role as an advocate for increased consumer protections in the airline industry. When did this become a big issue for you, and why do you feel that ...

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