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Airline workers have lower rates of COVID-19 than the general population — and airline CEOs say it’s proof that flying is safe

Flight attendants and other airline workers have lower rates of COVID-19 than the general population, despite spending time in transit and in small, enclosed spaces. The data suggest that the various safety protocols airlines have adopted during the coronavirus pandemic are effective, according to airline executives and labour groups. However, […]
Airline workers have lower rates of COVID-19 than the general population — and airline CEOs say it’s proof that flying is safe
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Airlines will get the $60 billion bailout they asked for in the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill that Trump signed into law. It also prohibits layoffs, stock buybacks, and dividends.

The bipartisan coronavirus aid package offers $US58 billion to the nation’s airlines, split evenly between loans and payroll grants. The coronavirus bailout package, which aligns with requests made by US airlines, would prohibit stock buybacks and share dividends for at least a year after the loans have been repaid. It […]
Airlines will get the $60 billion bailout they asked for in the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill that Trump signed into law. It also prohibits layoffs, stock buybacks, and dividends.
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Airlines will be restricted from stock buybacks, issuing dividends, and outlandish salaries for executives under a draft of the new House bailout proposal

Airlines will be prohibited from buying back stock or issuing dividends under the bailout package the House plans to propose. The draft of the bill provides $US58 billion for the aviation industry, including $US37 billion in worker payroll grants – effectively protecting jobs – and $US21 billion in loans. Past […]
Airlines will be restricted from stock buybacks, issuing dividends, and outlandish salaries for executives under a draft of the new House bailout proposal
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These are the 10 airports to avoid if you’re flying during Thanksgiving

More than 31.6 million Americans are expected to fly this Thanksgiving holiday season, according to Airlines for America. That’s a 3.7% increase over 2018. American Airlines expects to carry seven million travellers this Thanksgiving season, while Delta expects to fly 3.2 million just during Thanksgiving week. The busiest day for […]
These are the 10 airports to avoid if you’re flying during Thanksgiving
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10 airports to avoid if you’re flying during the holiday season

Airlines For America or A4A expects 45.7 million passengers will fly on US airlines during the Christmas holiday travel season between December 20 and January 6, 2019. That’s an increase of 5.2% over 2017. A4A is a trade group that represents major US airlines including American, United, JetBlue, Southwest, and […]
10 airports to avoid if you’re flying during the holiday season