Airline firms urged to work together for good of aviation

Leading figures call for brakes to be put on competing as coronavirus ravages the aviation industry Airline companies across the world should put the brakes on competing in the marketplace for now and work together to get the industry back […]

Airport Satisfaction Is up, but Volume Is Down

Traveler satisfaction with the airport experience is up, according to the J.D. Power 2020 North America Airport Satisfaction Study. Up sharply, in fact. And that’s a good thing, right? Not so fast. The respected firm noted the boost in satisfaction […]

Another Airport Deploys COVID-Sniffing Dogs

Helsinki Airport in Vantaa, Finland has become the world’s second major airport to utilize dogs to help detect passengers infected with the coronavirus. The airport is using a trial run of the program after a study published by the University […]

Boeing to Introduce Ultraviolet Wand to Combat COVID-19

Boeing has teamed up with Florida-based Healthe Inc. to develop a new ultraviolet (UV) wand as part of its Confident Travel Initiative (CTI) to support the health and safety of passengers and crew amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The wand uses […]

United Adding New Antimicrobial Coating to Cleaning Procedures

United Airlines announced it is adding an EPA-registered antimicrobial coating to its already rigorous safety and cleaning procedures. The carrier is currently applying the Zoono Microbe Shield to seats, tray tables, armrests, overhead bins, lavatories and crew stations each week […]