Rage in the Air


60m 1999

Brief Synopsis

Documentary about the national air travel system and why passengers are taking their dissatisfaction with flying out on airline personnel in acts of physical violence. Bill Kurtis looks to the airline industry to explain how some of their business practices, such as overbooking and bumping, add to t

Film Details

Also Known As
Investigative Reports (11/22/99)
Release Date
1999

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

Synopsis

Documentary about the national air travel system and why passengers are taking their dissatisfaction with flying out on airline personnel in acts of physical violence. Bill Kurtis looks to the airline industry to explain how some of their business practices, such as overbooking and bumping, add to the stress of travelers. Kurtis also speaks with activists, members of Congress, passengers and former airline employees who are trying to force the industry to change.

Film Details

Also Known As
Investigative Reports (11/22/99)
Release Date
1999

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

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