Delta OKs Offers Up to $9,950 to Passengers Who Give Up Seats on Overbooked Flights
United Airlines Spent Millions Lobbying Against Passenger Rights (TYT Politics)
Delta is giving airport employees permission to offer passengers up to almost $10,000 in compensation to give up their seats on overbooked flights.
Delta’s move comes as United Airlines struggles to recover from images of a passenger’s forced removal from a sold-out flight.
In an internal memo obtained by The Associated Press, Delta says gate agents can offer up to $2,000 in compensation, up from a previous maximum of $800, and supervisors can offer up to $9,950, up from $1,350.
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