The US Department of Transportation (DOT) fined American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Frontier Airlines July 21 for violations of DOT consumer protection rules that occurred between 2014 and 2015. All three US carriers, in their official responses, have since put in place measures to correct their respective infractions. Low-cost carrier (LCC) Frontier Airlines was fined $400,000 for several violations of DOT rules, largely consisting of infractions regarding involuntary passenger bumping, ...

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