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Those little airport spa shops have a new service on their menus: COVID-19 tests

Airport mini-spa company XpresSpa will launch a pilot program offering COVID-19 testing at JFK Airport in New York. The company said it’s working with other airports to convert spa locations into testing centres. Companies are scrambling to develop health screening solutions for airports, stadiums, and businesses as lockdowns are lifted […]
Those little airport spa shops have a new service on their menus: COVID-19 tests
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American Airlines’ CEO said he has no idea when travel will get back to normal, as the coronavirus wrecks the airline industry around the world

American Airlines CEO Doug Parker said on Wednesday that he does not know when airlines will start to recover from the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The airline is projecting a gradual recovery in the third and fourth quarters, despite some others predicting a longer-lasting crisis. Public health experts have been unable […]
American Airlines’ CEO said he has no idea when travel will get back to normal, as the coronavirus wrecks the airline industry around the world
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US airport and airline contractors are being laid off nationwide and risk being forgotten in a bailout plan meant to protect workers

Airlines are struggling to avoid laying off employees during the coronavirus crisis. However, thousands of airline and airport contract workers have already been laid off in the past week, with more layoffs. Many of these contract workers make close to minimum wage and live paycheck-to-paycheck. Business Insider spoke with multiple […]
US airport and airline contractors are being laid off nationwide and risk being forgotten in a bailout plan meant to protect workers
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Delta, American, and other airline workers say coronavirus travel bans and plummeting demand has them worried they will lose their jobs, just as COVID-19 continues to spread

Airlines are seeing demand continue to drop as the novel coronavirus spreads. Their concerns escalated this week when President Trump effectively banned travel from Europe for 30 days. The fall in demand, along with cratering airline stock prices, schedule reductions, and various cost-cutting measures, all have airline workers worried about […]
Delta, American, and other airline workers say coronavirus travel bans and plummeting demand has them worried they will lose their jobs, just as COVID-19 continues to spread
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Airlines are working to cut down on emissions to secure their future business model, but the technology to make a real impact is still years away

Commercial aviation generates only 2% to 3% of manmade carbon emissions, but that number is growing, with global passenger numbers expected to double before 2040. As pressures from fuel costs, climate-change-conscious customers, and possible government regulation mount, airlines are working to find ways to reduce emissions, while continuing to grow […]
Airlines are working to cut down on emissions to secure their future business model, but the technology to make a real impact is still years away