If Your Bags Are Delayed, The Airline Might Have To Pay Up
The government wants to make air travel less of a hassle for consumers.By Katherine Biek | October 19, 2016
Flying can be a pain. There are the long TSA lines, delays — and don't even get us started on missing luggage.
But the Obama administration wants to make air travel less of a hassle. Especially regarding that last point.
It announced a new rule that will require airlines to refund luggage fees when a passenger's belongings are "substantially delayed."