European Parliament yesterday backed a European Commission proposal requiring that carriers operating within the EU advertise fares with all taxes, nonavoidable charges, surcharges and fees known at the time of publication included (ATWOnline, July 19, 2006). "Air passengers must be treated like other consumers and thus have a right to clear and full information of the price they finally have to pay," the EP said, noting that by adopting the amendment it wants to put an end to misleading ...

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