Why DO airlines always overbook? How holidaymakers' travel plans are placed at the mercy of a calculated game of chance – played to make as much money as possible

Why DO airlines always overbook? How holidaymakers’ travel plans are placed at the mercy of a calculated game of chance – played to make as much money as possible
A fascinating new US-based TED Talk has explained the frustrating logic behind the practice of airlines selling more seats than their capacity – and unsurprisingly it’s all about profit.


Source: Daily Mail

Get our weekly deals