Bill will keep passengers from being held indefinitely on planes, ensure passengers’ needs are met, and help airlines coordinate with government agencies FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Thursday, March 01, 2007 WASHINGTON — Today, Rep. Mike Thompson (D-CA) introduced the Airline Passenger Bill of Rights, legislation that would require all airlines to provide a minimum level of customer… Read More

For Immediate Release: Contact: Gil Meneses – 202-445.1570 Coalition for Airline Passengers’ Bill of Rights Encouraged by Department of Transportation’s Call for Investigation into Stranded Passengers Aboard jetBlue and American Airlines Flights Transportation Secretary Peters’ Concerns are the Flying Public’s Concerns. We must Ensure that the U.S. Congress and the Federal Government Join Forces to… Read More

Press StatementFor Immediate Release:Contact: Gil Meneses(202) 445-1570 Coalition for Airline Passengers’ Bill of Rights Reacts to Air Transport Association Comments on Extreme Weather “Blaming the System is the Easiest Excuse to Avoid Government Intervention on Behalf of the Flying Public,” – Kate Hanni, Coalition Spokesperson Washington, D.C. (February 23, 2007) – The Coalition for Airline… Read More

Press Statement For Immediate Release Contact: Gil Meneses – 202-445.1570 Coalition for Airline Passengers’ Bill of Rights Applauds Senator Boxer and Congressman Thompson for Standing Up For Airline Passengers Rights Coalition Reacts to jetBlue’s Customer Bill of Rights Napa Valley, CA. (February 20, 2007) – The Coalition for Airline Passengers’ Bill of Rights issued the… Read More 2/8/2007 11:05:46 AMKate Hanni, Lobbying for Airline Passenger StandardsMs. Hanni heads a coalition of airline passengers, who were traveling on American Airlines flights #1348, 534 and 1008 from San Francisco to Dallas and were diverted to Austin because of heavy storms in Dallas, became stranded for over 8 hours with no food or access… Read More

REALLY HOW ARE THE AIRLINES DOING?Depatment Of Transportation – The truth is out! Air Travel Consumer Reports for 2007The Air Travel Consumer Report is a monthly product of the Department of Transportation’s Office of Aviation Enforcement and Proceedings (OAEP). The report is designed to assist consumers with information on the quality of services provided by… Read More

I am so excited to tell CBS our story and get the word out about this coalition. I’ll be getting up at 3:45am to film at 5:00am. The early show on CBS your local station, tomorrow morning from 5:00am to 7:00am, we should be on the last hour. So wish us luck and WATCH us… Read More