Tag: travel restrictions

Travel & Public Transit

US extends COVID-19 travel restrictions with Mexico and Canada

June 22, 2021

Via: FreightWaves

Land and ferry border crossings between the United States, Canada and Mexico will remain closed to nonessential travel until at least July 21. U.S. Homeland Security (DHS) announced the border closure extension Monday. Commercial trucks will continue to move freely […]


Day of the Seafarer 2020: It’s time for the EU to resolve crew change crisis

June 25, 2020

Via: Offshore Energy

Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, seafarers around the world have been facing difficulties in being replaced by other crew and getting repatriated. Specifically for Europe, the very limited capacity to issue visas to enter the Schengen area will be a […]

Impact & Regulations, Travel & Public Transit

Airlines Use Empty Passenger Jets to Ease the Cargo Crunch

March 17, 2020

Via: Wired

As the novel coronavirus speeds around the world, airlines have responded to travel restrictions and plummeting demand by canceling flights, grounding fleets, and shuttering terminals. But Monday afternoon, Delta said it’s putting an unspecified number of passenger jets back in […]