Website    News    Legislation    Help! I’m Stranded    Media    Contact Happy Old Year! January 5, 2017 Brace yourself, 2017 will be another busy year for passengers. metro.co.uk A new year is upon us. But a quick look back at the major airline events of 2016 seemed to be all about airline industry… Read More


Website    News    Legislation    Help! I’m Stranded    Media    Contact Lending A Hand Dec. 29, 2016 2016 year-end insights from your letters! Read a few of our best saves:                               Subject: Missed flight. Need info. Dear FlyersRights: On… Read More


Website    News    Legislation    Help! I’m Stranded    Media    Contact Of Supreme Importance Dec. 21, 2016 This week FlyersRights filed a brief in the US Supreme Court, in support of airline passenger rights and interests.  This is the second time we have filed an amici curiae at the US Supreme Court in support of the passenger.  FlyersRights is asking the Court to reverse a Ninth Circuit Appeal… Read More


Website    News    Legislation    Help! I’m Stranded    Media    Contact Wronging Your Rights November 30, 2016 When Pigs Fly What’s the price for not being able to fit in the assigned seat, with your knees trapped on the back of the next seat? It’s a torture pitch for roughly half of the population (slightly taller or taller than the mean) that is becoming… Read More


Website    News    Legislation    Help! I’m Stranded    Media    Contact Season’s Readings Nov. 23, 2016 Welcome to one of the busiest days Atlanta airport, Getty of the year! The Wednesday before Thanksgiving (and the Sunday after) are like annual stress-tests for America’s aviation infrastructure. Passenger numbers can be between 130-259 percent higher than the average day according to the US Travel Association. Watch their interesting Thanksgiving video here. Last year broke… Read More


Website    News    Legislation    Help! I’m Stranded    Media    Contact Carry-Offs Nov. 16 , 2016 Over a year ago we sounded the alarm about Delta Airline’s new  ‘Last Class’ category.  It’s an ultra-basic fare below the typical coach class. Delta said it was to compete with low cost carriers Spirit and Allegiant.  But these new fares come with new drawbacks – such as banning any… Read More


Website    News    Legislation    Help! I’m Stranded    Media    Contact Make Flying Great Again Nov 8, 2016 Flyersrights is taking the FAA to federal court. Are small airline seats a health risk to airline passengers?  Sept. 2016 – A fire broke out in the left engine of the 257-seat Boeing 777.  Before an aircraft is certified for passenger use, the plane maker must demonstrate that a full… Read More


Website    News    Legislation    Help! I’m Stranded    Media    Contact Make Flying Great Again Nov 8, 2016 Flyersrights is taking the FAA to federal court. Are small airline seats a health risk to airline passengers?  Sept. 2016 – A fire broke out in the left engine of the 257-seat Boeing 777.  Before an aircraft is certified for passenger use, the plane maker must demonstrate that a full… Read More


Website    News    Legislation    Help! I’m Stranded    Media    Contact Make Flying Great Again Nov 8, 2016 Flyersrights is taking the FAA to federal court. Are small airline seats a health risk to airline passengers?  Sept. 2016 – A fire broke out in the left engine of the 257-seat Boeing 777.  Before an aircraft is certified for passenger use, the plane maker must demonstrate that a full… Read More