After Viral Scandals, Airline Bumping Rates Hit Historic Lows : The Two-Way : NPR


United Airlines garnered headlines in April when a passenger was dragged off a plane after the airline attempted to bump him from the flight.Marcio Jose Sanchez/APIt might seem like vocal discontent about airline bumping has reached a high-water mark recently, especially after a passenger was bloodied and dragged off a United flight last April.Now, new data from the U.S. Department of Transportation shows that bumped-passenger rates are at their lowest level since 1995.

Source: After Viral Scandals, Airline Bumping Rates Hit Historic Lows : The Two-Way : NPR

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