We keep our customers up to speed on news that may affect them in their travel.
See below for our archive of travel-related news and events.
REAL ID goes live in October
Monday, Feb 17, 2020
A friendly reminder that starting October 1st of this year every air traveler eighteen years of age and older will need a REAL ID-compliant driver’s license, state-issued enhanced driver’s license,...
Alaska and American announce new alliance
Friday, Feb 14, 2020
Effective immediately, Alaska and American loyalty program members can now enjoy reciprocal earning & usage of miles across the network of both airlines, reciprocity of benefits associated with elite...
Airlines issue travel waivers to China, Hong Kong & Macau due to Coronavirus
Monday, Jan 27, 2020
Most airlines have put forth a waiver allowing travelers with existing reservations to China, Hong Kong and/or Macau to make modifications to their flights without penalty should the traveler not be...
French Air Traffic Controllers set to strike January 14-16
Monday, Jan 13, 2020
French Air Traffic Controllers have announced a national call for strike action over pension reform. This strike will impact flights to/from/in France.
Air traffic controllers to strike in Italy, January 14
Monday, Jan 13, 2020
Air traffic controllers in Italy have advised that they will be participating in a transportation strike on Tuesday January 14. They will stop working between the hours of 1p & 5p (local time).
REAL ID compliant driver's license neccesary for travel beginning Oct 2020
Tuesday, Dec 10, 2019
Beginning October 1, 2020, every air traveler 18 years of age and older will need a REAL ID-compliant driver’s license, state-issued enhanced driver’s license, or another acceptable form of ID (...
Nationwide strike in France on December 5th to trigger travel disruption
Tuesday, Dec 03, 2019
Multiple labor groups – including air traffic controllers - are planning a strike on Dec 5th to express their displeasure with the French government's proposed pension reforms.
Lufthansa cabin crew strike on Nov 7 & 8 to significantly impact Lufthansa flights
Tuesday, Nov 05, 2019
Lufthansa cabin crew strike on Nov 7 & 8 to significantly impact Lufthansa flights.
Typhoon Lingling expected to impact South Korea later this week
Wednesday, Sep 04, 2019
The trajectory of Typhoon Lingling has the storm making landfall in South Korea later this week & into the weekend.