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Guidance: Price Increases for Ancillary Services Not Purchased With Ticket - 12/28/2011

About this Document

This notice is intended to give guidance to U.S. and foreign air carriers on this office’s enforcement policy concerning the prohibition of post-purchase price increases for services and products not purchased with the ticket in light of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s recent announcement to conduct further rulemaking in this area.  

Regulatory Topic: Aviation Consumer Protection
Published Date: Monday, April 18, 2016
Issued Date: Wednesday, December 28, 2011