Russia’s Ministry of Transport prepares proposals on overbooking penalties

    Russia‘s Ministry of Transport prepared proposals on the amount of compensation to be paid by carriers in the event of overbooking, according to Deputy Minister of Transport Aleksandr Yurchik (TASS, 24-Aug-2018). Mr Yurchik said penalties will be based on European standards and require a carrier to pay from RUB8000 (EUR102) to RUB22,000 (EUR281), based on the route distance and delay duration.