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Airlines Refused to Collect Passenger Data That Could Aid Coronavirus Fight

Public health officials have been pushing airlines for years to gather more traveler data, but airlines have balked, citing cost and time.
Tags: News, Ted, United States, Relief, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Cruz, Federal Aviation Administration, Travelocity, Personal Information, Health and Human Services Department, Frieden, Expedia Inc, Thomas R, Airlines for America, Sinema, Computers and the Internet


Airlines Refuse to Collect Passenger Data That Could Aid Coronavirus Fight

Public health officials have been pushing airlines for years to gather more traveler data, but airlines have balked, citing cost and time.
Tags: News, Ted, United States, Relief, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Cruz, Federal Aviation Administration, Travelocity, Personal Information, Health and Human Services Department, Frieden, Expedia Inc, Thomas R, Airlines for America, Sinema, Computers and the Internet


8 Killed After Philippine Plane Bursts Into Flames

All on board, including a doctor, a nurse and foreign nationals, were killed after the plane, used in the country’s coronavirus response, caught fire as it took off in Manila for Japan.
Tags: News, Manila, Airlines and Airplanes, Manila (Philippines, Aviation Accidents, Safety and Disasters


Plane Used in Philippine Coronavirus Response Bursts Into Flames

All eight people onboard, including a doctor, a nurse and foreign nationals, were killed after the airplane caught fire as it took off from Manila for Japan.
Tags: News, Manila, Airlines and Airplanes, Manila (Philippines, Aviation Accidents, Safety and Disasters


The New Travel Document: Photograph of an Empty Plane

The dramatic falloff in air travel is captured in travelers’ photographs of their recent flights.
Tags: Photography, News, Airports, Social Media, Airlines and Airplanes, Travel and Vacations


Airlines’ New Operating Mode: Flexible

With pandemic-related travel restrictions in place, airlines are showing a new generosity when it comes to rebooking. Here are the policies of the biggest U.S. carriers.
Tags: News, United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines Inc, Allegiant Air, JetBlue Airways Corporation, Airlines and Airplanes, Southwest Airlines Company, Frontier Airlines Inc, Hawaiian Airlines Incorporated, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Voices From Travel’s Frontlines: ‘Fasten Your Seatbelts’

We spoke with eight travel and hospitality workers, from California to Croatia, who have been working as the coronavirus spreads. They shared similar concerns about an uncertain future.
Tags: News, California, Unemployment, Croatia, Ny, United Airlines, Flight Attendants, Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc, Layoffs and Job Reductions, Airlines and Airplanes, Labor and Jobs, Hotels and Travel Lodgings, Travel and Vacations, LaGuardia Airport (Queens, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Inside American Airlines’ Scramble as Virus Grounds Jets by Hundreds

Nearly every part of the airline, the largest in the United States, has been transformed, and executives are fighting to keep it afloat.
Tags: News, Airports, United States, American Airlines, Parker, Airlines and Airplanes, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Doug (1961-


They Fled Coronavirus in Europe. Border Agents Asked if They’d Visited China or Iran.

Americans returning from Italy and Spain say border control officials didn’t screen them or tell them to isolate themselves.
Tags: South Korea, Hong Kong, Europe, Japan, England, News, Airports, China, New York City, Spain, Iran, Italy, Epidemics, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Airport Security, South Carolina


How to Disinfect Your Space on an Airplane

Here are some tips for cleaning your area of a plane and keeping healthy on a flight.
Tags: News, Face, Airlines and Airplanes, Hygiene and Cleanliness, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Don’t Feel Sorry for the Airlines

Before providing them any assistance, we must demand that they change how they treat their customers and employees.
Tags: News, Airlines, American Airlines, United States Economy, Airlines and Airplanes, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Tourists Make Plan B As Coronavirus Closes New York's Sights

Resourceful tourists whose dream trips to New York have been upended by the pandemic are doing their best to cobble together alternative entertainment.
Tags: New York, News, New York City, Museums, Ny, Airlines and Airplanes, Travel and Vacations, Broadway (Manhattan, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Airlines Cancel Flights and Lay Off Workers as Stocks Plummet

The Trump administration’s 30-day ban on most travelers from continental Europe because of the coronavirus has dealt a fresh blow to the industry. Norwegian will temporarily halve its staff.
Tags: Europe, News, United States, United Airlines, American Airlines, Trump, Delta Air Lines Inc, Stocks and Bonds, Layoffs and Job Reductions, Donald J, Airlines and Airplanes, Travel and Vacations, Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


European Travel Ban Delivers Another Blow to a Hobbled Airline Industry

The 30-day ban on most travelers from the Continent because of the coronavirus fueled new concern for the industry. Norwegian is temporarily laying off half its staff.
Tags: Europe, News, United States, United Airlines, American Airlines, Trump, Delta Air Lines Inc, Stocks and Bonds, Layoffs and Job Reductions, Donald J, Airlines and Airplanes, Travel and Vacations, Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Hobbled Airline Industry


European Coronavirus Travel Ban Leads to Chaos in Paris Airport

When the phone rang at 2:15 a.m. in Paris, it was decision time: Try to get home or possibly get stuck?
Tags: News, Paris, Travel Warnings, Trump, Americans Abroad, Donald J, Airlines and Airplanes, Travel and Vacations, Paris Airport, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


‘Massive Shock’ and Battered Airline Stocks in Europe With Trump’s Travel Ban

The damage is likely to go well beyond tourism, as business plans are disrupted and consumer confidence is shaken.
Tags: Europe, News, Travel Warnings, Economic Conditions and Trends, Politics And Government, United States Economy, Airlines and Airplanes, Travel and Vacations, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Europe With Trump


Boeing Said to Add Another Fix to 737 Max to Appease Regulators

The wire bundles were so close together that, in rare circumstances, they could cause a short circuit and lead to a catastrophic failure.
Tags: News, Federal Aviation Administration, Boeing Company, Airlines and Airplanes, Aviation Accidents, Safety and Disasters, Boeing Said


Travel and the Coronavirus: Answers to Your Top Questions

Contemplating travel right now is confusing. Here is advice from experts on how to navigate the changing landscape.
Tags: Cruises, News, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines Inc, Allianz Global Assistance, Airlines and Airplanes, Travel and Vacations, Quarantines, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Murder Trial of Russian Ex-Agents Opens for Downed Malaysia Airlines Flight

Four men with ties to the security services are on trial in absentia in the Netherlands. The evidence is expected to be embarrassing for the Kremlin.
Tags: News, Russia, Netherlands, Malaysia Airlines, Airlines and Airplanes, Espionage and Intelligence Services, Aviation Accidents, Safety and Disasters, Downed Malaysia Airlines


Ethiopian Report on 737 Max Crash Blames Boeing

An analysis released on Monday about the Ethiopian Airlines crash a year ago did not blame the carrier or its pilots.
Tags: News, Indonesia, Ethiopia, Kenya, Boeing, Ethiopian Airlines, Lion Air, Boeing Company, Airlines and Airplanes, Aviation Accidents, Safety and Disasters


‘We Hated What We Were Doing’: Veterans Recall Firebombing Japan

American airmen who took part in the 1945 firebombing missions grapple with the particular horror they witnessed being inflicted on those below.
Tags: Japan, News, United States Army, Airlines and Airplanes, World War II (1939-45, Civilian Casualties, United States Defense and Military Forces, Tokyo (Japan


Boeing Faces $20 Million Fine by F.A.A.

The agency proposed the penalty over the installation of unapproved equipment in the 737 Max and other aircraft.
Tags: News, Federal Aviation Administration, Rockwell Collins Inc, Boeing Company, Regulation and Deregulation of Industry, Airlines and Airplanes, Fines (Penalties, House Committee on Transportation, Boeing Faces


‘Almost Without Precedent’: Airlines Hit Hard by Coronavirus

The effects could wipe out up to $113 billion in worldwide revenues this year, a trade group said, a new blow to the industry.
Tags: News, Boeing Company, Airlines and Airplanes, International Air Transport Assn, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


‘It’s More Than I Imagined’: Boeing’s New C.E.O. Confronts Its Challenges

In a candid interview, David Calhoun largely laid the blame for the company’s 737 Max crisis on his predecessor.
Tags: News, Boeing, Calhoun, Muilenburg, Boeing Company, David L, Airlines and Airplanes, Aviation Accidents, Safety and Disasters, Dennis A, David Calhoun


Are Frequent Flier Miles Killing the Planet?

Climate activists say it is time to rethink loyalty programs that reward consumers for taking flights.
Tags: News, Global Warming, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Airlines and Airplanes, Frequent Flier Programs, Travel and Vacations


Flybe, a Regional British Airline, Stops Flying

The budget carrier was challenged by rising competition, Brexit and more recently the coronavirus, and had sought government help.
Tags: News, Brexit, Great Britain, Airlines and Airplanes, Travel and Vacations, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Airlines Feel Deepening Impact as Coronavirus Upends Travel

United will curtail service on domestic and global routes as companies restrict trips, testing a long stretch of airline industry profitability.
Tags: News, China, United States, Business Travel, United, United Airlines, Airlines and Airplanes, Travel and Vacations, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Airplanes and Coronavirus: How to Disinfect Your Space

Here are some tips for cleaning your area of a plane and keeping healthy on a flight.
Tags: News, Face, Airlines and Airplanes, Hygiene and Cleanliness, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


When It’s This Easy at the Top, It’s Harder for Everyone Else

America has always known haves and have-nots. But what was a tiered system is morphing into a caste system.
Tags: News, America, Income Inequality, United States Economy, High Net Worth Individuals, Airlines and Airplanes, Luxury Goods and Services, Presidential Election of 2020


Spread of Virus Could Hasten the Great Coming Apart of Globalization

As the coronavirus hits Europe, questions arise about dependency on China, the risks of air travel, climate change and a new racism in populist politics.
Tags: Europe, News, China, Global Warming, Epidemics, Globalization, Politics And Government, International Trade and World Market, Airlines and Airplanes, Travel and Vacations, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV