In the News: CSPAN debate pits Open Allies against IATA on Resolution 787
September 4th, 2013

On August 28th, Open Allies for Airfare Transparency took part in a debate to educate congressional staff on the implications of Resolution 787 and its proposed New Distribution Capability (NDC).  Sponsored by the Congressional Internet Caucus Advisory Committee, the debate also included representatives from the International Air Transport Association, Airlines for America, and the Consumer Travel Alliance .

The debate was telecast on CSPAN and it can be viewed in its entirety below:

Date: Wednesday, August 28, 2013

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  • Matthew Jennings, Head of Legislative Affairs, North America, International Air Transport Association [bio]
  • Charlie Leocha, Director, Consumer Travel Alliance [bio]
  • Rob Pegoraro, Freelance Tech Journalist, Moderator [bio]
  • Sharon Pinkerton, Senior Vice President for Legislative and Regulatory Policy, Airlines for America [bio]
  • Andrew Weinstein, Executive Director of Open Allies for Airfare Transparency [bio]