New Bill Aims to Make Air Travel More Accessible

June 10, 2024
News & Support
National Multiple Sclerosis Society

The new FAA reauthorization bill, signed by President Biden, aims to make air travel more accessible for people with disabilities. It includes improved training for airline staff, better handling of assistive devices, enhanced access to inflight entertainment, and a study on in-cabin wheelchair tie-down systems. This bill reflects significant advocacy by disability rights groups, focusing on safer and more inclusive air travel.