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Obama administration pushes for airline regulation

(eTN) - In 1978, the United States government deregulated the airline industry, and by all appearances, everything was running along fairly smoothly until in recent years, fuel prices took a staggerin

World Travel and Tourism Council demands review of European compensation regulation

The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) is insisting that the European Commission re-examine compensation legislation following the Eyjafjallajoekull volcanic ash cloud earlier this year.

Airline CEOs push for increased regulation of energy market trading

Airlines are reigniting efforts to push for increased regulation of energy market trading, with CEOs of Delta Air Lines and AirTran Airways taking up the mantle in support of new legislation.

Virgin America’s US citizenship challenge struck down by regulators

NEW YORK - In a blow to rival low-cost airlines, transportation regulators have ruled that Virgin America Inc., the offshoot of Richard Branson's British airline, has kept up its status as a carrier c

Shanghai Tourism Bureau releases new regulations on travel industry ads

The Shanghai Tourism Bureau has released new regulations concerning the advertising activities of travel agencies.

New regulations on sewage pollution from ships

The regulations will help the UK control a shipping industry, which the Government believes could be responsible for 5% of all coastal sewage pollution incidents.

ASTA comments on influence of final rule on Secure Flight regulation

ALEXANDRIA, VA - With the announcement by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) of new, final, Secure Flight regulations, ASTA was pleased to note that many of the extensive comments it had filed

New rights to give disabled travelers a better journey

LONDON - Transport Minister Rosie Winterton, the Equality and Human Rights Commission and the Civil Aviation Authority were at London City Airport today to outline measures coming into force this mont

Airline Passengers Can Bring Batteries Aboard, After All

A Transportation Department administrator clarifies the Jan. 1 regulation regarding loose lithium batteries, developed to lessen the risk of airplane fires.