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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Dozens of homeless have taken up residence at Philadelphia International Airport, but a new rule limiting access to passengers and workers effective Friday has officials working to relocate them.
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KYW Staff
May 21, 2020 - 9:05 pm
Philadelphia officials have postponed a plan to relocate homeless people who’ve been living in the airport Friday morning. 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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Delta flight
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AP News
April 14, 2020 - 7:48 pm
The Treasury Department said the nation's major airlines have tentatively agreed to terms for $25 billion in federal aid to pay workers and keep them employed through September. Read more here.
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Secretary of the Department of Transportation Elaine Chao speaks during the Conservative Political Action Conference 2020.
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KYW Staff
April 02, 2020 - 6:34 pm
Although social distancing is crucial, U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said in an interview with KYW Newsradio that domestic flights should not be temporarily grounded during the coronavirus crisis. Read more here.
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A woman traveling.
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David Madden
February 01, 2020 - 4:00 am
For the fourth time in 15 years, the New Castle County Airport outside Wilmington is trying to establish commercial passenger service. And this time, a carrier that knows the market is taking another crack at it. Read more here.
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Rescuers work at the scene of an Ethiopian Airlines plane crash south of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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AP News
January 01, 2020 - 9:43 pm
The number of deaths in major air crashes around the globe fell by more than half in 2019, according to a report by an aviation consulting firm. Read more here.
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British Airways
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AP News
September 09, 2019 - 11:30 am
British Airways has canceled almost all its flights for 48 hours, affecting as many as 195,000 travelers, due to a strike by pilots over pay. Read more here.
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FILE - This Jan. 10, 2017 file photo shows British Airways planes parked at Heathrow Airport in London. On Saturday, July 20, 2019, British Airways said it is canceling flights to Cairo for a week for unspecified security reasons.
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July 21, 2019 - 11:42 am
LONDON (AP) — British Airways and Lufthansa both said Saturday they were suspending flights to Cairo for unspecified reasons related to safety and security. The British carrier said it was canceling flights to the Egyptian capital for a week. The German airline said normal operations would resume...
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April 14, 2019 - 1:28 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — American Airlines is canceling 115 flights per day through mid-August because of ongoing problems with the Boeing 737 Max aircraft. The cancellations represent 1.5% of American's total flights each day of the summer. The U.S. grounded Boeing's 737 Max plane in mid-March after two...
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