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U.S. v. Florida West International Airways, Inc., et al.

Indictment (December 2, 2010)

Case Open Date: 
Thursday, December 2, 2010
Case Name: 
United States v. Florida West International Airways, Inc., Luis Augusto Afanador, Rodrigo Hernan Hidalgo, and Jaime Lara Rueda, Sr.
Case Type: 
Criminal
Case Violation: 
Price Fixing - Horizontal
Market: 
air cargo shipments from Colombia to Miami (peak season surcharges imposed before Valentine's Day and Mother's Day, when imports of fresh-flowers increase, as well as security and fuel surcharges)
Industry Code: 
Scheduled Freight Air Transportation
Component: 
Antitrust Division
Case Documents: 
Updated July 8, 2015