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Passengers who accuse racial discrimination are suing American Airlines for their distance from the flight

American (EEL) says it is investigating the incident, but at this point it believes the allegations in the federal lawsuit are inaccurate. The suit comes at a difficult time for airlines trying to convince passengers that despite the pandemic, it is safe to fly again, even if it is difficult to keep six feet away from other passengers Flights unless …

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American Airlines prohibits passengers who have been thrown out of flight because they refused to wear a mask on board

American Airlines Boeing 737-800 aircraft Nicolas Economou | NurPhoto via Getty Images American Airlines temporarily bans a customer who was taken off from a flight in New York this week because he refused to wear a face mask on board. This is a requirement for major U.S. airlines that want to curb the spread of Covid-19. American said the crew …

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Senators are asking airlines to offer refunds to all passengers

SHUT DOWN The Department of Transportation says that travelers still have rights during this time and we have answers to some of their biggest travel questions. Wochit Airlines have long had to offer cash refunds to passengers if their flight is canceled. Travelers who cancel their own trips are not insured, and that has to change now that the coronavirus …

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After the UCSF doctor’s tweets went viral, United Airlines warned passengers against full flights

By Chris McGinnis, SFGATE and Tim Jue Released 7:58 am PDT, Tuesday May 12, 2020 UCSF cardiologist Ethan Weiss took a selfie to show an almost complete United Airlines flight to San Francisco. UCSF cardiologist Ethan Weiss took a selfie to show an almost complete United Airlines flight to San Francisco. Photo: Ethan Weiss UCSF cardiologist Ethan Weiss took a …

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Major U.S. airlines are advocating temperature testing for passengers

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A large U.S. airline trading group supported the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) on Saturday, which checks the temperatures of passengers and customer-facing employees during the coronavirus pandemic. FILE PHOTO: Passengers walk through Terminal 1 after further coronavirus cases in New York have been confirmed on March 13, 2020 at JFK International Airport in New York, United …

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Passengers must wear masks for Delta Air Lines

Passengers are seen wearing protective masks and gloves on March 29, 2020 at Miami International Airport in Miami, Florida, USA. Eva Marie Uzcategui | Anadolu agency | Getty Images American Airlines and Delta Air Lines were the latest on Thursday to require travelers to wear masks on board their planes, while airlines took steps to protect the health of passengers …

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The airlines are asking passengers to wear masks on board

A ground crew member walks past American Airlines aircraft parked at the gate during the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) outbreak at Washington’s Ronald Reagan National Airport on April 5, 2020. Joshua Roberts | Reuters Airlines tightened their policies on Monday to ensure that passengers and employees wear face masks on board given concerns about the spread of the coronavirus. As of …

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Crowded American Airlines flight leaves no room for passengers to practice social distancing – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Some criticisms of American Airlines based in Fort Worth after a passenger boarded a weekend flight and found it to be nearly full without using social distancing guidelines. On April 25, American Airlines Flight 388 left JFK Airport in New York City and flew to Charlotte, North Carolina. It is not uncommon. However, what worried passenger …

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