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Should overbooking on airlines be illegal?

Wanderlust ✈️
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Wanderlust ✈️

It's how airlines make sure each seat generates the most possible amount of profit ✈️

The recent United Airlines incident without a doubt is the manifestation of customer service at its worst.

The scene of a screaming, bleeding man being forcefully dragged out of his airplane seat and down the aisle like a piece of old cloth has ignited public outrage all over social media.

Such repulsive act also makes us question the practice of overbooking in the airline industry.

What is overbooking?

To avoid the cost of empty seats, some airlines sell more seats than they have under the assump…