Philadelphia International Airport

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Ian Bush
July 28, 2020 - 4:37 pm
The airline industry has taken a massive hit from the coronavirus pandemic — a 96% drop in passenger volume at the height of the crisis. Some airlines have pledged not to sell middle seats to alleviate passengers’ fears of contracting the coronavirus. U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao...
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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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Philadelphia and Delaware County officials at PHL airport
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Tim Jimenez
May 26, 2020 - 7:41 am
The city is evicting a group of homeless people who had been staying at Philadelphia International Airport during the coronavirus outbreak. 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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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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Pat Loeb
May 18, 2020 - 4:00 am
A new airport policy, limiting admittance to passengers and workers, takes effect Friday, and officials are trying to relocate dozens homeless people currently staying there before that deadline. 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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Mark Abrams
April 07, 2020 - 11:08 am
Despite a huge drop in passenger flights, Philadelphia International Airport still is open and contributing to the regions COVID-19 response. Read more here.
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