Comments to the Department of Transportation on “Enhanced Consumer Protections for Charter Air Transportation”

Consumers Union (CU) submits the following comments to the U.S. Department of Transportation (“DOT”) in the above-referenced matter. We believe the provisions of the proposed rule, as recommended by the National Transportation Safety Board, specifying required disclosures and prohibited practices, will strengthen legal protections for consumers of charter air transportation, and promote reliability, safety, and accountability. We therefore support these provisions, with additional recommended improvements, as discussed below.

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