In the category of oversales, or passengers denied boarding, which are reported quarterly, Hawaiian ranked third in 2012 for the lowest rate at 0.
What does DB stand for?
DB stands for Denied Boarding (airline)
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See other definitions of DB
We have 61 other meanings of DB in our Acronym Attic
- Dedicated Buffer
- Deed Book (Recorder of Deeds)
- Defence Board
- Defensive Back (football)
- Define Byte (assembly language directive)
- Defined Benefit (type of qualified retirement plan)
- Degraded Being (Scientology term)
- Delayed Broadcast
- Delta Band
- Dena Bank (India)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The way it happens today, the last person to check in, if we have already given away the seats, is denied boarding.
NAB has been illegally occupying the hostel since 1999 and has not even paid rent, as a result of which 600 girls students seeking hostel accommodation this year were denied boarding.
There are three key points to remember: If you were stuck abroad your airline or tour operator was duty bound by EU Denied Boarding Regulations to look after you and eventually get you home.
Compensation will also be paid to those who are denied boarding in case of overbooking.
In Europe, compensation must be paid to any passengers who are involuntarily denied boarding, from their flight.
of Transportation yesterday assessed a civil penalty against Southwest Airlines "for violating federal rules regarding passengers denied boarding ('bumped') on oversold flights.