Airlines

Johnny Lopez
September 03, 2020 - 2:00 am
United Airlines announced that 16,370 employees will be furloughed next month, when payroll restrictions attached to federal coronavirus aid expire.
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Johnny Lopez
July 28, 2020 - 5:18 pm
Emirates, the state-owned airlines of the United Arab Emirates, has pledged to cover the medical, quarantine and funeral costs of any passengers diagnosed with COVID-19 while traveling.
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Johnny Lopez
July 24, 2020 - 3:30 am
Delta’s CEO revealed they’ve already banned over 100 passengers who refused to wear a mask on board their flights. The airline has required masks since May 1. Read more!
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Jacquie Cadorette
June 01, 2020 - 7:28 pm
With the coronavirus pandemic being shadowed by George Floyd protests, many are stuck wondering how the various state reopenings and maintained social distancing guidelines should affect travel. Is it safe to fly yet?
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Home Depot customers carry their purchases as they leave the store, Friday, April 3, 2020 during the coronavirus pandemic in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
Associated Press
April 03, 2020 - 6:15 pm
The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments on Friday related to the global economy, the work place and the spread of the virus. ____________ COSTS MOUNT: The pandemic will cost the global economy as much as $4.1...
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Johnny Lopez
March 25, 2020 - 8:31 am
With flights nearly empty and travelers putting travel itineraries on hold due to coronavirus, the major airlines have been waiving the fees for changing or cancelling flights.
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FILE - In this March 20, 2020 file photo, an empty baggage carousel spins in Denver International Airport as travelers deal with the spread of the coronavirus in Denver. Airline service in the United States is teetering on the brink of collapse, with near-empty planes and coronavirus-caused outbreaks that have left some air traffic control towers empty. Even with sharply reduced schedules, airlines are consolidating some of the remaining flights because passengers aren’t showing up. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)
Associated Press
March 24, 2020 - 2:02 pm
Airline service in the United States is teetering on the brink of collapse, with near-empty planes and coronavirus outbreaks that have left some air traffic control towers empty. Even with sharply reduced schedules, airlines are consolidating some of the remaining flights because passengers aren’t...
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Jacquie Cadorette
March 17, 2020 - 11:00 pm
RADIO.COM’S Coronavirus Daily podcast is here to give you daily updates on the ever-changing coronavirus crisis. Episode 1 outlines the economic impact of an outbreak this large.
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Jacquie Cadorette
February 24, 2020 - 2:41 pm
Between baggage fees and seat selections, airlines are growing increasingly more well-versed in throwing extra charges on top of the price of your ticket. But should there be exceptions to being charged for picking where you want to sit?
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A rescue worker searches the scene where an Ukrainian plane crashed in Shahedshahr, southwest of the capital Tehran, Iran, Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020. A Ukrainian airplane carrying 176 people crashed on Wednesday shortly after takeoff from Tehran's main airport, killing all onboard. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)
Associated Press
January 08, 2020 - 5:34 pm
The crash of a Ukrainian jetliner that killed 176 people in Iran touched off mourning Wednesday in both Ukraine and Canada — where many of the victims were from or were headed — and raised a host of questions about what went wrong. But U.S. intelligence officials said there was no immediate...
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