Voluntary Vacating of Seat on Airline
Compensation Received from Airline
Compensation received by a traveler from an airline when the traveler voluntarily vacates a seat on a scheduled flight may be retained for personal use by the traveler if:
Voluntarily vacating the seat will not interfere with performing official duties; and
Additional travel expenses, incurred as a result of vacating seat are borne by the traveler (are not reimbursable) and annual vacation leave is charged for additional hours if volunteering delays travel during duty hours.