Nightly News   |  October 25, 2013

United Airlines hit with more than $1 million in fines

New rules that fine airlines leaving passengers on the tarmac for more than three hours has resulted in United Airlines being fined for more than $1 million. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> under the new rules for passenger rights when you leave passengers stranded on the tarmac for over three hours you have to pay. now united airlines has been hit with over $1 million in fines because it happened on their aircraft 13 times last year at chicago o'hare. it's the largest fine of its kind in three years.