Aircraft at Los Angeles International Airport (Photo: AirlineGeeks | James Dinsdale)

U.S. Airlines Seek to Rollback Consumer Protection Regulations

The U.S. airline industry has submitted a long list of regulations which they are requesting the Trump administration revise or repeal, the Los Angeles Times reported on Sunday. This follows a U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) freeze on new regulations for the industry, in line with a presidential directive last year to eliminate and/or minimize red tape and a call for submission from both airline operators and consumers on how to improve the industry. Under the Obama administration, more than…