The U.S. Department of Transportation has fined Frontier Airlines $1.5 Million for violating rules on excessive tarmac delays and capturing passengers for hours on the tarmac without taking off or returning to the gate.
The U.S. Depart of Transportation (DOT) fined on Friday American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Frontier for violating number of consumer protection rules.
American Airlines had been slow processing refund (surprise!), Delta Air Lines had again filed fake mishandled luggage numbers with the DOT and Frontier had violated oversale and disability rules.
A female passenger on board a Frontier Airlines flight from Denver to Portland had a nervous breakdown this week which resulted in her taking off all clothes and banging on the cockpit door, fearing a crash.
A passenger captured part of the scene on video which has since been uploaded to Youtube which just today has already been viewed over 12,000 times.
J.D. Power released yesterday its 2015 North America Airline Satisfaction Study that measures the customer satisfaction of legacy and low-cost carriers.
The study is based on 11,354 passengers that flew with the airlines between March 2014 and March 2015.
PointsHound is starting the 2014 with 14 partners, as the hotel booking service had launched partnerships with both Frontier and Alaska.
The PointsHound is offering 1,000 bonus miles for a hotel booking of 3 nights or longer that is booked by January 31, 2014. This is in addition to the regular miles you earn.
Hilton HHonors has an offer for triple miles at participating Las Vegas properties for stays between April 1 and June 30, 2013. You can access and register for this offer here.
The participating airline for this offer are Aeroplan, Alaska, American Airlines, Delta, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, United, US Airways and Virgin America.