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Advisory Committee for Aviation Consumer Protection


The Advisory Committee for Aviation Consumer Protection (ACACP) was established by the FAA Modernization and Improvement Act of 2012. Its purpose is to advise the Secretary of Transportation in carrying out activities relating to airline customer service improvements. The ACACP evaluates existing aviation consumer protection programs and provides recommendations to the Secretary for the improvement of such programs, if needed. The Committee also provides recommendations to the Secretary for establishing additional aviation consumer protection programs, if needed.

ACACP Docket

Committee documents are available online on the ACACP's Docket.

Committee Charter

The ACACP’s Charter, drafted in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), as amended, 5 U.S.C. App. 2, sets forth policies for the operation of the advisory committee and is available online on the FACA Database.


ACACP Reports to the Secretary of Transportation

ACACP Reports to the Secretary
First Report10/22/2012View PDF
Second Report02/28/2014View PDF

Secretary of Transportation's Reports to Congress

Secretary Reports To Congress
First Report to Congress03/22/2013View PDF
Second Report to Congress11/03/2014View PDF

Past Committee Meetings

Last updated: Wednesday, September 5, 2018