Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg credits the friendly skies for uniting him and his husband, Chasten.  Appearing on “Late Night with Seth Meyers” this week, the former South Bend, Indiana, mayor shared select anecdotes about his nearly three-year marriage, including the reason he opted for a somewhat unlikely location ― Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport ― […]

Transportation officials said an increased number of Americans traveled through U.S. airports over the weekend, despite pleas from public health experts to stay home ahead of the Christmas holiday.   More than 1 million people passed through security checkpoints at U.S. airports on both Friday and Saturday, the Transportation Security Administration reported, […]

Heathrow’s chief executive John Holland-Kaye said: “These facilities will make it easier for passengers going to those countries to get a test and have the potential to provide a service for arriving passengers. “Ultimately, we need a common international standard for pre-departure testing, and we welcome the UK Government’s recent […]

A visit to Laramie Regional Airport now can make you feel a little like Rip Van Winkle. Forced inactivity during this pandemic has meant that we have not been paying much attention to airline travel. But in Laramie, that downturn coincided with a perfect opportunity for a major change — […]

If you’re a frequent flyer like I am, then you know that the worst part about traveling is dealing with the airport. Bumper-to-bumper traffic, long lines, extra baggage fees, delayed flights — trying to survive the airport can take the joy out of traveling. If you add a global pandemic […]

The United Kingdom was added to Italy’s Covid at-risk list this week, obliging British travellers to the bel paese to prove that they’re not importing the virus. No one will force you to come clean, an Italian health ministry spokesperson said, adding “it depends on each individual’s sense of responsibility. […]

Hotels across the UK and overseas have reacted to the government’s suggestion of trialling airport testing at Heathrow this month. With a coronavirus testing facility on stand-by, Heathrow’s chief executive John Holland-Kaye said that talks with Downing Street had been “progressive” and testing could be operational within a couple of […]

FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live) – The Transportation Security Administration announced Wednesday that Fargo-Moorhead travels can make an appointment now to enroll in TSA PreCheck at Hector International Airport. Travelers eligible for TSA PreCheck screening can leave on their shoes, light outerwear and belt when going through the security checkpoint. […]

iceland – Getty Britons can now travel to just nine countries without restriction following the Government’s latest quarantine-list update, which has prompted renewed calls for airport testing. “As the red list gets longer, it makes quarantine redundant because destinations abroad often have more infections than we do,” said Paul Charles, chief executive […]

portugal – Getty British Airways can only survive if Government works with it, including through support for airport Covid-19 testing, according to the carrier’s chief executive and chairman Alex Cruz.  “These are the toughest times in the history of the aviation industry,” writes Mr Cruz for The Telegraph as four more […]

portugal – Getty British Airways can only survive if the Government works with it, including through support for airport testing, according to the carrier’s chief executive and chairman Alex Cruz.  “These are the toughest times in the history of the aviation industry,” writes Mr Cruz for The Telegraph as four more […]

Tests are being carried out at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport – Getty The Government is coming under increasing pressure to introduce airport testing in order to drop the travel quarantine, which is currently imposed on arrivals from countries such as France, Spain and Croatia. Today, Heathrow Airport said it is “ready […]