Know the full-fare advertising rule for airlines

Know the full-fare advertising rule for airlines

The Full-Far Advertising Rule protects airline consumers from unfair and deceptive advertising. Many do not know how important this rule is to passengers. It mandates all airline advertising must include the airfare plus all mandatory taxes and fees. It is in danger.

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Savor Maine’s best Lobster Shacks during the coming spring and summer

Savor Maine’s best Lobster Shacks during the coming spring and summer

When I eat lobster, I take no prisoners. All that’s identifiable in the carnage left behind are the eyes and dismembered carcass. Finished, I’m literally dripping in lobster juice and goo. The only place for such a messy operation is a classic Maine lobster shack, a sometimes rough-and-tumble operation that’s usually within sight and scent of the ocean.

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Why the WSJ Airline Ranking only tells a part of the story

Why the WSJ Airline Ranking only tells a part of the story

The airline industry needs to take its WSJ ranking with a grain of salt. Airlines, to say the least, faced a difficult year. The minute that the government declared a shutdown of international travel on March 11, 2020, the bottom fell out of the aviation economy. Plus, the entire economy of the United States began to implode.

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Airlines are common carriers — they should follow the rules

Airlines are common carriers — they should follow the rules

This industry enjoys a special place in the American judicial structure — they are virtually exempt from the state and local court system. Instead, the Department of Transportation (DOT) has the responsibility to protect America’s consumers from the airline industry. Airlines need to follow the rules of common carriers.

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