Subject Areas - Baggage Liability

Rules
  14 CFR Part 254 (Domestic Baggage Liability)   HTML Format 
      Enhancing Airline Passenger Protections: Baggage and other consumer issues    
          December 2009 rule   DOC Format 
          April 2011 amendment    
             Microsoft Word Version   DOC Format 
             Federal Register Version   PDF Format 
             Powerpoint presentation summarizing baggage provisions   PowerPoint Format 
             Response to petition to delay the effective date of 14 CFR 399.85(c) and 399.87)   DOC Format PDF Format


Guidance
  Baggage liability on international codeshare trips 3/26/2009 Word Format PDF Format
  Disclosure of charges for checked baggage 5/13/2008 Word Format PDF Format


Baggage Liability Limits


Enforcement Orders*
 Air China, Limited2012-9-18PDF Format
 Compagnie Nationale Royal Air Maroc2012-8-27PDF Format
 Santa Barbara Airlines2012-8-4PDF Format
 Request to Extend the Compliance Relief Provided by Order 2012-1-22012-7-23PDF Format
 Concesionaria Vuela Compania de Aviacion, S.A.P.I. de C.V.2012-6-15PDF Format
 Alitalia Compagnia Aerea Italiana SpA2012-1-15PDF Format
 Caribbean Airlines Limited2011-10-20PDF Format
 Aerovias de IntergraciĆ³n Regional, AIRES, S.A.2011-10-2PDF Format
 Emirates2011-8-24PDF Format
 United Air Lines, Inc.2011-8-7PDF Format
 Deutsche Lufthansa AG2011-6-18PDF Format
 Societe Air France2010-12-26PDF Format
 Delta Air Lines, Inc.2010-10-23PDF Format
 EL A Israel Airlines2010-9-32PDF Format
 Spirit Airlines, Inc.2009-9-8PDF Format


Publications
  Baggage tips   HTML Format


Air Travel Consumer Report
  Please Click Here to access the Baggage Report.    


* Enforcement Orders (From January 2008 to present)
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(Last Updated 09/18/2012)