Tarmac Rule Gets You Off The Plane. Then What?

New government rules make it less likely that you'll be stranded for hours on the ground inside an airplane this summer.

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ASK NEWS:
  • Boeing Stuck at Home Amid Kiev Huddles in Crash Aftermath - Bloomberg
    Boeing Stuck at Home Amid Kiev Huddles in Crash Aftermath - BusinessWeek
    07/20/2014 - 3:34 pm | View Link
  • Liverpool's best transfer window in years? Hmmmm. - Football365.com
    ... evening, floodlit 7-a-side competitions on tarmac pitches - usually ... The only rule is you can't choose to take off the opposition 'keeper.
    07/17/2014 - 5:58 am | View Link
  • Arsene Wenger Is The Master Seducer... - Football365.com
    ... evening, floodlit 7-a-side competitions on tarmac pitches - usually ... The only rule is you can't choose to take off the opposition 'keeper.
    07/17/2014 - 5:58 am | View Link
  • How high can your camera fly? We present our 2014 High ISO 8 x 10 ... - Imaging Resource
    ... one good way to distinguish between the two as a general rule of thumb. ... can count on their timely delivery when they hit the tarmac in our ...
    07/16/2014 - 5:01 am | View Link
  • Are You Treating Customers Like Family? Two Lessons From Red Lobster ... - Forbes.com
    After a couple hours on the tarmac, Brandner dialed up Dominos, met ... can’t, typically because they are tied down by a corporate policy or ...
    07/14/2014 - 1:46 pm | View Link
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YAHOO NEWS:
  • Are You Treating Customers Like Family? Two Lessons From Red Lobster and Frontier Airlines
    Video Two acts of corporate kindness hit the news last week. The first involved a delayed flight on Frontier Airlines and the second a touching dinner at Red Lobster. Both resonated, quickly becoming viral online and hitting the mainstream news. Captain Gerhard Brandner bought 38 pizzas for his passengers on Frontier Airlines. Their flight to Denver, already delayed
    07/14/2014 - 4:27 pm | View Link
  • May Airline On-Time Performance Down, Cancellations Up From Previous Year
    Five Lengthy Tarmac Delays Reported The nation’s largest airlines posted an on-time arrival rate of 76.9 percent in May, down from both the 79.4 percent on-time rate posted in May 2013 and the 79.6 percent on-time rate posted in April 2014.
    07/11/2014 - 5:12 am | View Link
  • Press Release
    WASHINGTON – The nation’s largest airlines posted an on-time arrival rate of 76.9 percent in May, down from both the 79.4 percent on-time rate posted in May 2013 and the 79.6 percent on-time rate posted in April 2014.
    07/9/2014 - 11:32 am | View Link
  • South Sudan's unhappy birthday
    What happened to the high hopes of South Sudan's independence?
    07/9/2014 - 5:29 am | View Link
  • President Obama Wants $3.8 Billion for Immigration, But Won't Visit Border
    President Obama will request $3.8 billion from Congress to alleviate the immigration crisis at the border, according to The Washington Post. The funds, nearly double the anticipated White House request, will go towards the Departments of Justice, Homeland Security, State and Health and Human Services to add more immigration judges, processing facilities and to help deport more of the children ...
    07/8/2014 - 11:36 am | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • Tarmac-Delay Rule Making U.S. Flight Cancellations More Likely, GAO Says
    It was extended to non-U.S. carriers last month. The rule “is associated with a greater likelihood of cancellations for flights that taxi out onto the tarmac,” the GAO said, citing a review of flight records and statistical modeling. “Furthermore ...
    09/14/2011 - 10:49 am | View Link
  • Tough Rule Eliminates Most Tarmac Strandings
    WHEN they get together, business travelers complain about the hassles of air transportation, but one big issue has abruptly dropped off the gripe list. For the first time in years, almost no one is moaning about being stranded on an airport tarmac for ...
    05/4/2011 - 1:09 pm | View Link
  • Weather, tarmac rule irk airlines
    This winter, airlines struggled with Mother Nature's unpredictable storms and a new U.S. Department of Transportation rule that deters carriers from keeping occupied planes on the tarmac for more than three hours with the threat of multimillion-dollar fines.
    03/5/2011 - 11:34 am | View Link
  • Study indicates tarmac rule still doing damage
    While the Department of Transportation can rightly congratulate itself for the near elimination of tarmac delays in the US, a follow-on study of the unintended consequences of the five-month-old tarmac delay rule, confirmed earlier analysis that airlines ...
    11/21/2010 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • The Navigator: Tarmac-delay rule gives air travelers more respect
    If you're afraid of being trapped in a parked plane on your next trip, stop worrying. Only three flights were delayed more than three hours in July, the latest month reported by the Transportation Department. All the incidents happened on the evening of ...
    09/20/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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BING SEARCH:
  • U.S. Department of Transportation Fines British Airways ...
    WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) today announced that British Airways violated federal rules involving lengthy tarmac delays on two separate ...
    07/30/2014 - 1:45 pm | View Website
  • The Tarmac
    And so it has come to this. In a heightened new sense of aviation security, airlines have vaulted ahead of regulators in the calculus of flying near war zones.
    07/30/2014 - 9:27 am | View Website
  • DOT's information
    4 12. When does the clock stop ticking or restart? For purposes of calculating a tarmac delay, the clock stops ticking or restarts when passengers are given the
    07/29/2014 - 3:59 am | View Website
  • DOT Rules
    File a consumer complaint with DOT | Aviation Safety and Security | Air Travel Consumer Report Travel Tips & Publications
    07/29/2014 - 1:57 am | View Website
  • 2012 Race Bikes: Specialized S-Works Tarmac SL4 Di2 ...
    2012 Editors’ Choice Race Bikes: Specialized S-Works Tarmac SL4 Di2
    07/29/2014 - 1:21 am | View Website
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