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New DOT rule limits airline tarmac delays to three hoursBy Michael Fabey
The Department of Transportation will limit airline tarmac delays to three hours under a new rule.
Airlines must provide food and water for passengers within two hours of a plane being delayed on a tarmac and maintain operable lavatories. Carriers must also provide medical attention when necessary. The new rule is effective in 120 days.
Penalties would run up to $27,500 per passenger.
The three hour rule applies except in instances when it would compromise safety or security, or if air traffic controllers say returning to the gate would disrupt airport operations, the DOT said.
The rule applies to domestic flights; airlines flying International routes would set separate limits.
“Airline passengers have rights, and these new rules will require airlines to live up to their obligation,” said Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood.
The rule essentially mandates the changes that flyer advocacy groups and lawmakers have been seeking from the airlines for years. Barbara Boxer Air Jordan 2010 (D Calif.) and Olympia Snowe (R Maine) that would limit tarmac delays and make them more bearable.
“The Obama Administration and the DOT is to be thanked for this Christmas miracle.
“As good as this rule is, it doesn’t give passengers permanent protection because it could be overturned by a future administration. That is why we will keep working to see that the Boxer Snowe Airline Passenger Bill of Rights becomes law,” Sen. Boxer said. Jordan 2 Retro Department of Transportation under Secretary LaHood, whose bold leadership and passenger advocacy has been very well received by corporate travel departments and the flying public.”
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