This consent order concerns common carriage air service by Imperial Jets, II~c., I\ ithout the requisite Departmental economic authority. Such conduct contravenes 49 U.S.C. 8 41 101, the Department's akiation licensing requirement, and 49 U.S.C. # 41712, which prohibits ticket agents and air carriers from engaging in unfair and deceptive trade practices and ~lnhir methods of competition. This order also concerns Irnperial Jets' separate and distinct violations of 14 CFR 399.80(a), which details certain proscribed practices by ticket agents that constitute unfair and deceptive practices and unfair methods of co~npetition. It directs Imperial Jets to cease and desist from such fill-ther kiolations and assesses Imperial Jets a con~promise civil penalty.