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.
Airlines issue waivers as two storms cross the U.S. with rain, snow, ice, & gusty winds
Monday, Jan 25, 2021
According to the National Weather Service, two storm systems are set to impact nearly half the nation this week causing the airlines to issue travel waivers ahead of the storms.
American Airlines and JetBlue advance strategic alliance
Friday, Jan 15, 2021
American Airlines and JetBlue announced their strategic alliance is moving ahead following review by the Department of Transportation (DOT). Both carriers will begin implementing key aspects of ...
England introduces mandatory Covid-19 testing for all travelers entering the UK
Thursday, Jan 14, 2021
As of this week, inbound passengers to England by plane, boat, or train will be required to show proof of a negative Covid-19 test taken within 72 of flight departure. Passengers arriving from...
CDC expands negative Covid-19 test requirement to all air passengers entering the United States
Wednesday, Jan 13, 2021
Effective January 26, 2021 all air passengers entering the United States will be required to show proof of a negative Covid-19 test taken within 72 hours of flight departure or proof of recovery...
TSA utilizing technology to reduce literal touch points at airport screening
Tuesday, Jan 05, 2021
In an effort to protect staff and benefit travelers during the Covid-19 pandemic, TSA has sped up the deployment of 3-D screening systems and automated ID authentication scanners to reduce the...
Marriott International launches optional Covid-19 testing service for meetings and events
Monday, Jan 04, 2021
Marriott International is piloting an optional health package at its’ Gaylord Hotel properties in FL, TN, TX, and CO as part of the brand’s ‘Connect with Confidence’ program. Starting in January...
United States to require negative Covid-19 test for anyone traveling from the United Kingdom
Sunday, Jan 03, 2021
On Thursday, December 24th the CDC announced it will require all air passengers traveling from the UK to provide a negative Covid-19 test within 72 hours of departure. This additional measure is...
United Airlines issues flight waivers due to Covid-19 outbreak in DIA air traffic control tower
Thursday, Dec 17, 2020
Due to a Covid-19 outbreak in the air traffic control tower at Denver International Airport (DIA) causing staffing issues and cleaning closures, United Airlines is allowing customers traveling to,...
IATA slated to launch Covid-19 app to safely verify personal health credentials during travel
Wednesday, Dec 16, 2020
The International Air Transport Association is slated to launch an app that would allow passengers to seamlessly have their health credentials verified in a safe and privacy-protected manner...