First push for a Passenger Bill of Rights

Marks, Alexandra
February 1999
Christian Science Monitor;2/17/99, Vol. 91 Issue 56, p3
Describes proposals in the United States Congress for a Passenger Bill of Rights. Frustration over the state of air travel; Impact of the American Airlines pilot sick-out; Desire to give people greater legal recourse against airlines; Proposed requirements of the bill; Increase in the number of reported problems with airlines; Views of airlines about government intervention; Views of David Stempler of the Air Travelers Association.


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