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Testing Requirement Is the Latest Curveball for the Travel Industry

Testing Requirement Is the Latest Curveball for the Travel Industry

Testing Requirement Is the Latest Curveball for the Travel Industry Testing Requirement Is the Latest Curveball for the Travel Industry Ms. Flynn showed her test results on her phone at the Turkish Airlines check-in counter at Istanbul Airport and kept a printed copy in case it was required when she landed. “No one asked to see the results again, so …

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United Airlines lost $7 billion in 2020 as the pandemic crushed the travel business.

United Airlines lost $7 billion in 2020 as the pandemic crushed the travel business.

United Airlines lost $7 billion in 2020 as the pandemic crushed the travel business. United Airlines lost $7 billion in 2020 as the pandemic crushed the travel business. United Airlines lost $1.9 billion in the fourth quarter, bringing its total losses for 2020 to just over $7 billion, its worst year since merging with Continental Airlines a decade ago. Despite …

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Disneyland as a Vaccination Site? Airports as Test Centers? The Travel Industry Pitches In

Disneyland as a Vaccination Site? Airports as Test Centers? The Travel Industry Pitches In

Disneyland as a Vaccination Site? Airports as Test Centers? The Travel Industry Pitches In Disneyland as a Vaccination Site? Airports as Test Centers? The Travel Industry Pitches In Other parts of the travel industry are helping, too Many corners of the travel industry are looking for a way to pitch in to help end the pandemic. More than a dozen …

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The UK Bans Travel from Latin America, Portugal Citing Concern About Brazilian Variant

The UK Bans Travel from Latin America, Portugal Citing Concern About Brazilian Variant

The UK Bans Travel from Latin America, Portugal Citing Concern About Brazilian Variant The UK Bans Travel from Latin America, Portugal Citing Concern About Brazilian Variant Britain said on Thursday that it would ban arrivals from Latin American countries and Portugal over fears of a coronavirus variant discovered in Brazil. In recent weeks, British authorities have already struggled to contain …

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One Division, Seven Canadian Teams and a Lot of Travel

One Division, Seven Canadian Teams and a Lot of Travel

One Division, Seven Canadian Teams and a Lot of Travel One Division, Seven Canadian Teams and a Lot of Travel Mike Johnson had just entered his third season with the Toronto Maple Leafs in the fall of 1998 when his team became the beneficiary of a massive transformation. After finishing last in the Central Division in back-to-back seasons, the Maple …

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U.K. Increasingly Isolated as U.S. Restricts Travel

U.K. Increasingly Isolated as U.S. Restricts Travel

U.K. Increasingly Isolated as U.S. Restricts Travel U.K. Increasingly Isolated as U.S. Restricts Travel LONDON — It was one more reminder, delivered before dawn on Christmas morning, that Britain is not only an island nation, but one that finds itself increasingly alone. A decision by the United States to require all airline passengers arriving from Britain to test negative for …

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Travel After the Coronavirus Pandemic Might Be Different

Travel After the Coronavirus Pandemic Might Be Different

Travel After the Coronavirus Pandemic Might Be Different Travel After the Coronavirus Pandemic Might Be Different In early March, I was walking around the most magical place on earth — Disney World’s Magic Kingdom in Orlando, Fla. — asking guests why they were comfortable being at a theme park with thousands of strangers and sticky-fingered children as a virus that …

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E.U. Urges Member Countries to Lift U.K. Travel Bans

BioNTech’s co-founder says there is no evidence its vaccine would not work on the new virus variant.

E.U. Urges Member Countries to Lift U.K. Travel Bans E.U. Urges Member Countries to Lift U.K. Travel Bans Britain and France reopened their border to some travelers on Tuesday and inched closer to a deal that would allow freight trucks to resume moving between the two countries, raising hopes of relief for hundreds of drivers stuck near British ports and …

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Why Experts Think Travel Bans Won’t Stop Coronavirus Variant Spread

Why Experts Think Travel Bans Won't Stop Coronavirus Variant Spread

Why Experts Think Travel Bans Won’t Stop Coronavirus Variant Spread Why Experts Think Travel Bans Won’t Stop Coronavirus Variant Spread LONDON — As nation after nation rushed this week to close their borders with Britain, the moves brought back memories of the way the world reacted after the coronavirus first emerged broadly in the spring. Most of those initial travel …

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9 Travel Questions and Answers for 2021: Vaccine, Cancellations, Cruises and More

9 Travel Questions and Answers for 2021: Vaccine, Cancellations, Cruises and More

9 Travel Questions and Answers for 2021: Vaccine, Cancellations, Cruises and More 9 Travel Questions and Answers for 2021: Vaccine, Cancellations, Cruises and More When will I be traveling for business again? And what about my frequent-flier miles? This was the year business travel flatlined, taking with it airline, hotel and convention hall profitability. For a time, it also jeopardized …

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