Tag: passengers screening

Travel & Public Transit

Airlines make an offer they hope TSA can’t refuse

June 26, 2020

Via: Politico

Airlines for America isn’t giving up on the idea of TSA checking passengers’ temperatures. On Thursday, the trade group said its members would provide refunds to customers if they were screened and told their temperature is too high to fly, […]

Travel & Public Transit

Airlines racing to reassure passengers

June 11, 2020

Via: Politico

Airlines are continuing to scramble to find ways to make passengers feel safe as air traffic numbers gradually tick back upwards. As our Brianna Gurciullo reports, United Airlines is rolling out a new program requiring passengers to answer a health […]

Impact & Regulations, Travel & Public Transit

Airports, airlines split over temperature checks

May 27, 2020

Via: Politico

The Airports Council International is warning that screening passengers for coronavirus symptoms at airports could create crowding and long lines, which “would be counterproductive in terms of physical distancing, and also create unnecessary concerns about the safety of the aviation […]