Flight Attendants to Carry Thermometers

United Airlines is now requiring all flight attendants to carry a thermometer as part of their uniform tools. The personal thermometer is for self-assessment health checks to ensure that the crew doesn’t unknowingly have—and pass along—the virus. A spokesperson for United told Fox News, “The thermometer is part of our self-assessment requirements in our continued […]

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International Travel Opening to Tourists

Although most governments are still advising against “nonessential” international travel, some popular destinations are beginning to ease their Covid-19 lockdown measures and border restrictions and are moving toward welcoming tourists back. Some Caribbean islands are already beginning to open their doors to foreign visitors again, while destinations such as Mexico and Thailand are planning to reopen region by […]

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COVID-19’s Impact on Global Entry, Passports, and TSA PreCheck

Passenger travel has been at virtual standstill for months now, but it seems as though things are starting to pick up. On June 18, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) reported screening more than 576,000 airport passengers, which represents a record number of travelers per day seen since those figures’ dismal decline in late March. While the U.S. […]

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