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Instrument Rated: Air Travel for Musicians

A4A member airlines recognize the importance and value of musical instruments to their customers. Delivering our passengers – and their valued belongings – safely and on time is our highest priority. The Department of Transportation (DOT) recently adopted a new regulation (effective March 6, 2015) concerning the carriage of musical instruments. In general, small musical instruments […]

Tales from the Tails: Snowbirds

It’s that time of year when the extremely cold weather sets in and Northerners flock to warmer destinations with the hopes of soaking up some Vitamin D. We are all ready for spring, especially as so many in the United States are covered in another blanket of snow and ice. So we figured we would […]

Fly it Forward – #LikeAGirl

You likely saw the Always commercial during the Super Bowl, which redefined the phrase, “like a girl.” JetBlue jumped on the campaign with a “Fly #LikeAGirl” tweet featuring pilot sisters. To help kick off Women of Aviation Week, which runs March 2 – 8, the Fly it Forward challenge is working in a similar fashion […]

A Tax By Any Other Name …

The results are in and it’s not good news for airports and their efforts to push Congress to include an Airport Tax hike in this year’s FAA Reauthorization. Airports are doing their very best to convince passengers and policymakers that their plan to increase the Passenger Facility Charge (PFC) – the Airport Tax – by […]

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