76% of Americans believe the government should protect consumers from unfair and deceptive practices in the marketplace.
U.S. airlines continue to overcharge and underdeliver. Right now, they are proactively working to make it more difficult for you to find the lowest fares by blocking independent travel search and comparison websites from showing all of their schedules and fares.
Airlines are Making Billions in Profit.
You’re Paying More but Getting Less.
While U.S. airlines have made nearly $10 billion in pure profit this year, they are preventing you from comparing fares and schedules to find the lowest fare. Hiding their best fares and flights is sneaky, and it makes it more expensive for travelers and families to fly.
Did you know?
Airlines made more than $4.2 million in baggage fees alone last year
By blocking fares, Americans will pay up to $6.7 billion more in airfare annually
42 million Americans will choose NOT to travel each year due to higher fares
Airfare Transparency is Good for American Families & Good for the Economy.
When people fly, they also spend money on other goods such as food and lodging.