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Afraid to fly with unmasked passengers? Call your airline

Apr. 22, 2022 19:37 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Airlines say they are offering options — including refunds in some cases — for people worried about flying now that other passengers aren’t required to wear face masks. However, the airlines aren’t providing many details. Customers could find themselves at the...

US airlines say they've reached a turning point in recovery

Apr. 21, 2022 18:24 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — U.S. airlines say they have hit a turning point: After a lousy first quarter, they expect to be profitable as Americans return to travel in the biggest numbers since the start of the pandemic. American Airlines is the latest carrier to give a rosy outlook for the rest...

American Airlines loses $1.6 billion but sees better outlook

Apr. 21, 2022 08:21 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — American Airlines lost $1.64 billion in the first quarter, a wider loss than a year ago, but said Thursday that it expects to turn profitable in the spring as travel demand strengthens. The airline’s shares soared more than 10% higher in early trading before the...

EXPLAINER: What happens in the post-mask world of travel?

Apr. 19, 2022 19:39 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — A ruling by a federal judge has ended — at least for now — the requirement that people wear masks on planes and public transportation, and there is plenty of confusion about the new, post-mask world of travel. The Justice Department left the door open Tuesday to a...

CDC extends travel mask requirement to May 3 as COVID rises

Apr. 13, 2022 17:59 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration announced Wednesday that it is extending the nationwide mask requirement for airplanes and public transit for 15 days as it monitors an uptick in COVID-19 cases. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it was extending the...

Delta, Fastenal rise; JPMorgan Chase, NanoString fall

Apr. 13, 2022 16:41 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Wednesday: Delta Air Lines Inc., up $2.40 to $41.02. The airline reported strong first-quarter revenue and said bookings have surged in recent weeks, setting up a breakout summer. ...

How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

Apr. 13, 2022 16:26 PM EDT

Wall Street ended higher Wednesday as investors reviewed the latest round of corporate earnings and an upbeat report from Delta Air Lines that bodes well for the travel industry. Travel-related companies had some of the biggest gains. The S&P 500 is coming off three straight...

Delta Air Lines drops surcharge for unvaccinated employees

Apr. 13, 2022 13:08 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Delta Air Lines has dropped a $200 per month surcharge that it had been levying against unvaccinated employees who were on the company's health plan. “We have dropped as of this month the additional insurance surcharge given the fact that we really do believe that...

Delta Air Lines, Circor rise; Coupa, Olin fall

Mar. 15, 2022 16:20 PM EDT

Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Tuesday: Delta Air Lines Inc., up $2.79 to $34.86. The airline gave investors an encouraging financial update as demand for travel grows. Coupa Software Inc., down $17.27 to $72.55. ...