(NEW YORK) -- As Americans begin to travel at the highest rate since the pandemic started, United Airlines is encouraging people to get vaccinated by giving away a chance to win free flights for anyone who uploads a photo of their vaccine card. The “Your... Read More.
BY: ALISA WIERSEMA, ABC NEWS (AUSTIN, TX) -- Amid a growing national discourse over ballot access, several major companies voiced concerns -- and in some cases, outright objections -- over bills that voting rights advocates say would make it harder to vote in... Read More.
By MINA KAJI, GIO BENITEZ and SAM SWEENEY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As air travel hits record numbers since the pandemic began, U.S. airlines are testing and implementing new technologies aimed at reducing contact -- both with surfaces and with people.
By MINA KAJI, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- U.S. airlines have seen a surge in fliers this past month as the COVID-19 vaccine rollout grows.The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screened 1.34 million people at airport checkpoints nationwide on Sunday... Read More.
By AMANDA MAILE and MINA KAJI, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Major U.S. airlines and nearly 30 travel and labor groups are urging the Biden administration to develop temporary COVID-19 health credentials that would allow travelers to show digital proof of their coronavirus... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, MINA KAJI and AMANDA MAILE, ABC News (BROOMFIELD, Colo.) -- Eyewitnesses in the air and on the ground said they watched in horror and shock as parts of a United Airlines jet engine exploded and broke apart shortly after takeoff... Read More.
By ROSA SANCHEZ and SAM SWEENEY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- American Airlines will send WARN/furlough notices to roughly 13,000 employees as federal aid is set to expire next month, the company announced Wednesday.This includes 1,850 pilots, 4,245 flight attendants, 1,420... Read More.
By JON HAWORTH, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Southwest Airlines has made the decision to no longer allow emotional support animals on their flights following a decision by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) last month to revise the Air Carrier Access Act... Read More.
By MINA KAJI, GIO BENITEZ, SAM SWEENEY andd AMANDA MAILE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- More than 2,000 people have been placed on U.S. airlines' internal no-fly lists since carriers stepped up enforcement of their mandatory mask requirements in June.United Airlines... Read More.
By NATHAN LUNA and AMANDA MAILE, ABC News(BALTIMORE) -- Spirit Airlines Flight 696 skidded off the runway after landing at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport this morning, the carrier confirmed.The nose wheel of the Airbus A320 slid off... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Department of Transportation will no longer consider emotional support animals as service animals under a new rule announced Wednesday, allowing airlines to limit the types of animals that fly for free.
By MINA KAJI and AMANDA MAILE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning Americans against all travel to Mexico as coronavirus cases continue to rise in the country.In the past two weeks,... Read More.