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Southwest Airlines rolls out new Covid-19 vaccine incentives for staff

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A traveler wearing a protective mask speaks with an attendant at the Southwest Airlines check-in area at Oakland International Airport in Oakland, California, U.S., on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Southwest Airlines on Wednesday introduced......

American, Alaska Air will end pay protections for unvaccinated staff if they contract Covid

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here American Airlines flight 718, the first U.S. Boeing 737 MAX commercial flight since regulators lifted a 20-month grounding in November, takes off from Miami, Florida, December 29, 2020. Marco Bello | Reuters American Airlines and Alaska Airlines will no longer......

Alaska Airlines will give vaccinated employees $200, stops short of company mandate

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Alaska Airlines Airbus A320-214 arrives at Los Angeles international Airport on September 15, 2020 in Los Angeles, California. AaronP/Bauer-Griffin | GC Images | Getty Images Alaska Airlines will require unvaccinated employees to be tested regularly for Covid-19 but the Seattle-based......

More than 370 Newark flights canceled after Ida flooding

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Passengers wait at the terminal as a plane sits on the tarmac during heavy rain at Newark Airport, as local media reported the remnants of Tropical Storm Ida bringing drenching rain and the threat of flash floods and tornadoes to......

TSA airport screenings drop to lowest since May as travel and fares fall

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Travelers wait in line for TSA security screening at Orlando International Airport. Paul Hennessy | SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty Images Summer travel season is fading, driving down airfares and raising questions about demand in the coming weeks when......

Housing, jobs and free calls: How businesses are supporting Afghan refugees

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Afghan refugees are led to a bus taking them to a refugee processing center upon arrival at Dulles International Airport in Dulles, Virginia August 25, 2021. Kevin Lamarque | Reuters Businesses are rushing to support the thousands of refugees that......

Delta Air Lines is raising health insurance premiums for unvaccinated employees by $200 a month to cover higher Covid costs

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Flight attendants hand out refreshments to a packed Delta Airlines flight traveling from Ronald Regan National Airport to MinneapolisSaint Paul International Airport on Friday, May 21, 2021. Kent Nishimura | Los Angeles Times | Getty Images Delta Air Lines CEO......

White House Covid officials up the pressure on private employers to mandate vaccines: ‘Now is the time’

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, testifies at a Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee hearing at the Dirksen Senate Office Building on July 20, 2021 in Washington, DC. Stefani Reynolds |......

U.S. government received 4,176 complaints — and one compliment — about airline travel in June

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Travelers wait in line during check in at John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana, CA on Wednesday, June 30, 2021. Paul Bersebach | MediaNews Group | Orange County Register via Getty Images Air travelers’ complaints to the federal government jumped......

United Airlines reroutes planes around Afghanistan, Emirates suspends Kabul flights

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here United Airlines Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner landing in London Heathrow International airport in England, UK. Nicolas Economou | NurPhoto | Getty Images United Airlines has started rerouting its India flights to avoid Afghanistan airspace, after Taliban fighters entered the capital Kabul......

Alaska Airlines is considering Covid vaccine mandates for staff

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Alaska Airlines Boeing 737 taking off from LAX. PG | Getty Images Alaska Airlines told staff on Wednesday that it is considering making Covid-19 vaccines mandatory for employees, according to company memo, which was seen by CNBC. The policy change......

Electric air taxi start-up Joby Aviation surges in trading on NYSE after SPAC merger

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Shares of electric aircraft maker Joby Aviation surged more than 20% after opening at $10.62 in their first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange after the company’s SPAC merger. Founded in 2009 by CEO JoeBen Bevirt, the......

Southwest Airlines warns that delta Covid variant is hurting bookings, lowers outlook

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-73V jet departs Midway International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, on April 6, 2021. Kamil Krzaczynski | AFP | Getty Images Southwest Airlines lowered its revenue and profit forecast Wednesday, blaming the Covid delta variant for a......

Hawaiian Airlines will require U.S. employees to be vaccinated against Covid-19, joining other airlines

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Interisland travel in Hawaii via commercial flights or chartered airplanes is easy, though it can take more time than travelers expect. Fabrizio Gandolfo | PA Images | LightRocket | Getty Images Hawaiian Airlines told U.S. staff on Monday that they......

Covid vaccine mandates sweep across corporate America as delta variant spurs action

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here United Airlines ramp services worker John Dalessandro receives a COVID-19 vaccine at United’s onsite clinic at O’Hare International Airport on March 09, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. Scott Olson | Getty Images The U.S. government may not require that everyone get......

Frontier Airlines will require employees to get vaccinated or regularly take Covid tests

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Frontier Airlines planes. Robert Alexander | Getty Images Frontier Airlines on Friday said it will require employees to get vaccinated against Covid-19 or regularly provide proof of negative tests. The announcement from the low-cost carrier came hours after United Airlines......

Brookdale Senior Living to require Covid vaccine for staff, CEO says

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Brookdale Senior Living, a large operator of assisted living and skilled nursing facilities in the U.S., will require its staff to get vaccinated against Covid, CEO Cindy Baier told CNBC on Friday. The move comes as the highly transmissible delta......

United Airlines will require its 67,000 U.S. employees to get vaccinated, a first for U.S. carriers

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here United Airlines pilot Steve Lindland receives a COVID-19 vaccine from RN Sandra Manella at United’s onsite clinic at O’Hare International Airport on March 09, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. Scott Olson | Getty Images United Airlines will require its 67,000 U.S.......

American Airlines, Spirit Airlines passengers face hundreds of cancellations after storms

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here American Airlines airplanes stand at passenger gates at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) near Dallas, Texas. Patrick T. Fallon | Bloomberg | Getty Images American Airlines passengers faced hundreds of cancellations and delays on Monday, as the carrier struggled to......

Spirit CEO urges employees, passengers to get Covid shots, but says the airline has no mandate

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Spirit Airlines CEO Ted Christie told CNBC on Friday that he’s urging all passengers and employees to get Covid shots, even though the low-cost carrier has no plans to implement vaccine requirements. “Rising case counts with regard to the delta variant......

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