Q. Airline Rules for Travel by Unaccompanied Children
Your best course of action is to contact the airline that your child will be flying on. The airline may have its own policies regarding unaccompanied minors.
For a summary of some of the most common airline policies concerning unaccompanied minors, see "When Kids Fly Alone" athttp://www.dot.gov/airconsumer/when-kids-fly-alone