TSA Names Alona, a Golden Retreiver, the Agency’s ‘Cutest Canine’ of 2021

A four-year-old Golden Retriever named Alona has been anointed the Transportation Security Administration's "2021 Cutest Canine," the agency announced Thursday — aka National Dog Day. The pooch, who is an explosives detection canine, works with her handler Vanessa at Las Vegas McCarran International Airport. "Alona’s favorite toy is a hard rubber ball, and she enjoys […]

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Canada Plans to Require Vaccine for Travelers No Later than Oct. 31

The Canadian government within the next few months will require all commercial air travelers to be vaccinated against Covid-19, the government's Treasury Board, a committee of Cabinet members, announced on Friday. In addition to air travelers, the requirement will extend to rail passengers traveling between Canadian provinces and cruise ship passengers. All employees in the […]

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United Told its flight Attendants Not to Duct Tape Unruly Passengers

United Airlines has instructed its flight attendants not to use duct tape on disorderly passengers. John Slater, United's senior vice president of inflight services, sent a memo to flight attendants on Friday telling them to avoid using tape to restrain unruly passengers. "Please remember that there are designated items onboard that may be used in […]

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