Air travel

Empty American Airlines airplane
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Paul Kurtz
June 30, 2020 - 7:32 pm
A nationwide surge in coronavirus cases may be prompting people to have second thoughts about flying to their destinations. This comes as many airlines prepare for their peak summer schedules. Read more here.
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A United Airlines plane takes off to San Fransisco at Frankfurt Airport on March 12, 2020 in Frankfurt, Germany.
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Mark Abrams
June 25, 2020 - 2:35 pm
Philadelphia International Airport is investing $6 million in a COVID-19 recovery plan to help airlines restore domestic, international and cargo flights grounded by the pandemic. Read more here.
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TSA line at Philadelphia International Airport
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Paul Kurtz
June 16, 2020 - 7:42 pm
More and more people are throwing coronavirus caution to the wind and flying to their vacation destinations as air travel makes a comeback. Read more here.
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Traveling on a plane
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KYW Staff
June 02, 2020 - 6:30 pm
Is it safe to take a flight on an airline? Like many decisions, as we slowly open up the country to things like travel, the decision needs to be made by you and your family. Read more here.
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A pilot wears a face covering as he walks through a mostly empty terminal at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport.
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Paul Kurtz
May 08, 2020 - 4:17 pm
The pandemic has not only devastated the airline industry, it has also forced airport-related businesses to the brink of disaster. Read more here.
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Travelers at Philadelphia International Airport
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Pat Loeb
May 07, 2020 - 8:04 pm
Beginning next week, everyone who works at Philadelphia International Airport will have to wear a mask. Read more here.
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Frontier Airlines
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May 05, 2020 - 5:46 pm
The middle seat on a plane is already an undesirable spot. Soon passengers on Frontier Airlines flights will be able to pay extra to keep the middle seat of their row empty. Read more here.
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Air passengers wearing masks
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Hadas Kuznits
April 29, 2020 - 12:10 pm
In a post-pandemic world, airline travel could look very different from what Americans are used to. Some flight attendants are advocating for a federal policy that would require all travelers to wear masks on flights. Read more here.
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Philadelphia International Airport
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Justin Udo
February 16, 2020 - 3:18 pm
Philadelphia International Airport is seeing a record number of travelers, at rates unseen since the recession. Now the airport is working to drive those numbers even higher. Read more here.
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PHL, Dec. 23, 2019
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Mark Abrams
December 23, 2019 - 10:04 am
Monday was a busy morning for early holiday getaway travelers at Philadelphia International Airport. Thousands flocked to the airport before dawn to queue up in crowded check-in lines. Most of them had packed their patience. Read more here.
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