Traveling by Air

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The Air Carrier Access Act (ACAA) protects passengers with disabilities from discrimination and requires airlines to provide certain accommodations for all flights to, from or within the United States. This assistance includes, but is not limited to:

  • Wheelchair assistance
  • Guided assistance to board the airplane, deplane, or to connect
    to another flight
  • Seating accommodations
  • Assistance with loading and storing assistive devices

The US Department of Transportation provides several resources to assist in your travel planning: