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The Consumer Affairs Division of the [http://www.airconsumer.ost.dot.gov/ '''US Department of Transportation]''' provides information about commercial air transportation and air travelers' rights. Consumers' problems with airlines are recorded in a data base and the results are published in a consumer report available to the public. This office will not personally return a consumer's call but will register the complaint, and if appropriate, will contact airline personnel.  
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The Consumer Affairs Division of the [http://www.airconsumer.ost.dot.gov/ '''US Department of Transportation]''' provides information about commercial air transportation and air travelers' rights. Consumer complaints are recorded in a database and the results are published in a consumer report available to the public. This office will not personally return a consumer's call but will register the complaint, and if appropriate, will contact airline personnel.  
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<p>Delays, cancellations, oversale of reservation, luggage, frequent flyer programs, ticketing, disabled access, fares, advertising, refunds, tours and charters, smoking on international flights.</p><br>
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<p>Delays, cancellations, oversale of reservation, luggage, frequent flyer programs, ticketing, disabled access, fares, advertising, refunds, tours and charters, smoking on international flights.</p>
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Safety, security, and cargo.<br>
Safety, security, and cargo.<br>
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Revision as of 18:18, 11 October 2010

TRANSPORTATION (U.S. DEPARTMENT OF)

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The Consumer Affairs Division of the US Department of Transportation provides information about commercial air transportation and air travelers' rights. Consumer complaints are recorded in a database and the results are published in a consumer report available to the public. This office will not personally return a consumer's call but will register the complaint, and if appropriate, will contact airline personnel.


US Department of Transportation
Aviation Consumer Protection Division
400 Seventh Street, SW
Washington, DC 20590
(202) 366-2220
www.airconsumer.ost.dot.gov


Complaint jurisdiction:

Delays, cancellations, oversale of reservation, luggage, frequent flyer programs, ticketing, disabled access, fares, advertising, refunds, tours and charters, smoking on international flights.


Complaints outside jurisdiction:

Safety, security, and cargo.


For Security Violations and Concerns:
Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration
(866) 289-9673


Federal Aviation Administration Hotline:
(800) 255-1111


See Also:
Aircraft
Aviation



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