Airlines Hope Increased Plane Sanitizing Will Attract Holiday Travelers
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Airlines Hope Increased Plane Sanitizing Will Attract Holiday TravelersAirlines Hope Increased Plane Sanitizing Will Attract Holiday Travelers
As Thanksgiving Approaches, AAA Releases The 2020 Holiday Travel ForecastAs Thanksgiving Approaches, AAA Releases The 2020 Holiday Travel Forecast
Some Travelers Concerned About Crowds At DFW Airport"People were just pouring onto the tram with no social distancing," said frequent traveler Andy Schwabe about his recent experience on DFW Airport's Skylink.
Furloughs Begin Thursday For About 19,000 American Airlines EmployeesWednesday was the end of the Payroll Support Program that has helped American Airlines keep thousands of employees during the pandemic.
American Airlines Employees Could Face FurloughsNicole Nielsen reports.
2020 Will Go Down As Worst Year In History For AviationAs travelers slowly take back to the skies this summer, airlines are looking for ways to woe them back for the long haul.
Summer Travel Could Be Casualty Of COVID-19Dallas Love Field was relatively quiet the Tuesday before a holiday weekend.
DFW Airport Looking To Keep Customers Safe From COVID-19 During Summer Travel SeasonSafety measures in place include requiring face masks for DFW Airport employees and enhanced cleaning throughout the terminals and security checkpoints.
American Airlines Cutting Up To 30% Of Some PositionsThe airline explained in a letter to employees the airline want to cut management positions and support staff significantly.
3 Airlines To Require Passengers To Wear Masks During Coronavirus PandemicFort Worth-based American Airlines will soon require all passengers to wear a face covering (or mask) while on board planes starting Monday, May 11.
American Airlines Has A New Inflight Social Distancing PlanAmerican Airlines had already taken some steps to encourage social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic, but the Fort Worth-based company has made more policy changes.
Airline Industry Hard Hit During COVID-19 PandemicThe airline industry and related businesses employ tens of thousands of people here in North Texas -- so what happens to the two major airlines based here, Southwest and American -- is important to our local economy and families.
American Airlines Pilot Pilot Based Out Of DFW Tests Positive For CoronavirusThe airline has not provided information regarding recent flights or the condition of any crews that worked with the infected pilot.
Coronavirus Creating Travel AnxietyAs people approach air travel with more caution, hitting the highway may make more sense for some people.
International Travelers Wrestle With Staying Or Going Amid Coronavirus Concerns“I mean we can’t stop. We can’t run from everything,” one traveler at DFW International Airport said. “I’m aware of what I need to do.”
Summer Student Exchange Trips Latest Coronavirus CasualtyFort Worth Sister Cities has postponed a summer student exchange trip to China, and could postpone an Italy trip next week, as the COVID-19 virus spreads.
FAA Agrees To Improve Oversight Of Southwest Airlines According To Government Watchdog ReportSouthwest said it has taken steps to address the report's key findings, and it “adamantly” disagreed with the critique of its safety culture.
Feds Cracking Down On Broad Use Of Emotional Support Animals On PlanesKen Molestina spoke to a North Texas nonprofit that trains service dogs and says it's about time new regulations are put in place.
State Department Tells Americans Not To Travel To China Due To CoronavirusEarlier in the day American Airlines pilots union sued airline to stop flights to China.
North Texan Relieved To Be Home After Visiting Parents In China: 'The Situation There Was Really Bad'Hong Li says the train station is normally packed, but was practically empty when she made her way to Shanghai to catch a flight home to DFW.
Hundreds Of American Airlines Pilots Picket Outside DFW Airport Over Contract NegotiationsAmerican Airlines leaders have said they're optimistic about getting a new deal soon. The Allied Pilots Association says company negotiations, which have been going on for more than a year, are moving too slow.
North Texas Medical Facilities Preparing Daily For Potential Coronavirus CasesDFW Airport has joined a growing list of U.S. airports that will begin screening passengers from China for coronavirus, an illness that's infected thousands in the country of origin.
5 US Airports Screening International Passengers For Deadly CoronavirusThe CDC announced added screenings for the illness at airports in Chicago and Atlanta along with San Francisco, Los Angeles and New York.
DFW Airport, Dallas Love Field Among Top 10 Airports For Most Firearms Found In 2019Nationwide, the TSA says officers caught more firearms at checkpoints in 2019 than ever before in the agency’s 18-year history.