This consent order concerns violations by LAN Airlines, S.A., (LAN) a foreign air carrier, of the full fare advertising requirements specified in 14 CFR 399.84 and the statutory prohibition against unfair and deceptive practices, 49 U.S.C. § 41712. It directs LAN to cease and desist from future violations of section 399.84 and section 41712 and assesses the carrier a compromise civil penalty of $50,000.
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) today fined LAN Airlines, a carrier based in Chile, $50,000 for violating federal aviation laws and the Department’s rules prohibiting deceptive price advertising in air travel.
This order concerns violations by LAN Airlines, S.A. (LAN) of the requirements of 14 CFR 382 (Part 382), limited to the filling of annual reports detailing disability-related complaints that the foreign air carrier received from passengers in calendar years 2004 and 2005.