Monday, 6 July 2020

CDC Director Disapproves Airlines Ending Middle-Seat Blocking

American Airlines’ (AA) recent announcement that it’s ending its middle-seat-blocking practices (implemented temporarily amid COVID-19) beginning July 1 has drawn direct criticism from the director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), virologist Robert Redfield, M.D. During a Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee hearing held…

Airbridge announcement: When will air bridges be announced?

Lockdown conditions are being eased slowly across Britain, and now ministers have begun talks with European countries to permit air bridges between the UK and some “core” locations. This would allow Britons to fly without having to quarantine – and open up the chance for a summer holiday. The countries…

The Flight Routes Returning to Service in July

A Return to the Friendly Skies As COVID-19 travel restrictions begin to lift and air travel demand soars, major U.S. airlines are building up their July schedules, resuming some routes and increasing frequency on their most popular flights. Here we breakdown what travelers can expect from each of the major…

The Holiday Guru tackles coronavirus-related travel queries

Is a £280 fee to change Ryanair flights excessive? It’s one of the many coronavirus topics tackled by the Holiday Guru this week The Holiday Guru is always on hand to fix your travel conundrums. This week, the topics tackled are – claiming a refund for a cancelled easyJet flight…