Change Of Plan$? Changing Your Airline Ticket Becomes Overly Costly Tuesday, May 28, 2013 Just in time for summer vacation season, the airlines are jacking up the cost to  change your flight. Sen. Charles Schumer is slamming the four major airlines, Delta, American Airlines, U.S. Airways and United, for increasing their ticket-change fees in recent weeks while… Read More


Buy One, Get One Fee It’s Just Not Fare   Tuesday, May 21, 2013 Flyers Are FEE-ling It: Frontier now charges penalties  for booking through third-party sites   Nowadays it’s becoming, buy one airline ticket, get a dozen fees.  Last week’s big news was airline fees hitting a record $6 billion in 2012, and has airline service become… Read More


May 10, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Paul Hudson 410-940-8934 or pshudson@yahoo.com Airline Passenger and Safety Groups Seek to Clip Boeing 787 Wings WASHINGTON, DC — Challenging the safety of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, two air- passenger advocacy groups are demanding the U.S. government limit flights on the controversial new jet until the safety of… Read More


May 8, 2013 Hon. Michael Huerta FAA Administrator 800 Independence Ave. SW Washington, DC 20591 Hon. Ray LaHood Secretary of Transportation 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE Washington, DC 20590 Dear Secretary LaHood and Administrator Huerta: Pursuant to 49 U.S.C. Section 46109 and 5 U.S.C. Section 553, 554, FlyersRights.org, the Aviation Consumer Action Project and the… Read More


MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF PETITION TO US DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (DOT), FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION (FAA) AND NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD (NTSB) RE SAFETY OF BOEING 787 BATTERIES OF FLYERSRIGHTS.ORG & AVIATION CONSUMER ACTION PROJECT BY PAUL S. HUDSON, PRESIDENT OF FLYERSRIGHTS.ORG, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, AVIATION CONSUMER ACTION PROJECT, MEMBER OF FAA AVIATION RULEMAKING ADVISORY COMMITTEE May… Read More