Deteriorating Air Travel Process Leads Travel Industry to Make Pledge to Travelers
Washington, DC - In the wake of the cancellation of more than 1,000 flights and growing dismay among travelers, the Travel Industry Association (TIA (1) (Telecommunications Industry Association, Arlington, VA, www.tiaonline.org) A membership organization founded in 1988 that sets telecommunications standards worldwide. It was originally an EIA working group that was spun off and merged with the U.S. ) today called on the three remaining presidential candidates to issue detailed plans to improve the air travel process during their term in office. On behalf of millions of frustrated frus·trate
tr.v. frus·trat·ed, frus·trat·ing, frus·trates
a. To prevent from accomplishing a purpose or fulfilling a desire; thwart: travelers and an increasingly concerned private sector, TIA pledged to lead a broader discussion on the need for comprehensive reforms and detail the profound consequences of inaction.
"The entire travel community - including hotels, rental cars, destinations, theme parks and, most importantly Adv. 1. most importantly - above and beyond all other consideration; "above all, you must be independent"
above all, most especially , travelers - is dependent on a safe, secure and efficient air travel system," said Roger Dow, President and CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. of the Travel Industry Association. "With respect to efficiency, today's air travel system is broken. We pledge to travelers that we will work with them to break the logjam log·jam
1. An immovable mass of floating logs crowded together.
2. A deadlock, as in negotiations; an impasse.
Noun 1. in Washington and make meaningful reforms to the air travel process."
TIA called on Senators Clinton, McCain and Obama to:
In the context of general equities, this describing a buy interest in which a dealer is asked to offer stock, often involving a capital commitment. Antithesis of in touch with. a candidate that champions the needs of travelers and promises to build a travel infrastructure that our country can be proud of."
TIA is committed to an aggressive campaign on behalf of travelers and to assist the candidates by:
1. As stated or indicated by; on the authority of: according to historians.
2. In keeping with: according to instructions.
3. a 2007 survey of primary voters in South Carolina South Carolina, state of the SE United States. It is bordered by North Carolina (N), the Atlantic Ocean (SE), and Georgia (SW). Facts and Figures
Area, 31,055 sq mi (80,432 sq km). Pop. (2000) 4,012,012, a 15. and Florida, a majority of Democrats and Republicans believe that government should do more to build an effective travel system.