Why flight crews should all be coronavirus tested

Why flight crews should all be coronavirus tested

Pilots and flight attendants are most likely spreading the coronavirus The newspapers are full of stories about growing numbers of airline pilots and flight attendants testing coronavirus positive. After the past months of dealing with the coronavirus, we know how...
I dared to travel in the times of the pandemic

I dared to travel in the times of the pandemic

I got on an airplane last week! I dared to travel to get from here to there “So I’m planning on flying up to Portland, Maine, next week,” I told my friend. Dead silence. Clear disapproval. I understood that. It’s early July, still in the midst of our...
Will the Lone Ranger learn to love his face mask?

Will the Lone Ranger learn to love his face mask?

President Trump compares himself to the Lone Ranger with a face mask — now he needs to embrace face mask requirements and set a good example President Trump is beginning to accept wearing face masks. His slow approach and his new guidance show his growing willingness...
Is the art of social distancing on a plane possible?

Is the art of social distancing on a plane possible?

Can anyone maintain social distancing aboard a flight? Not really When Robyn Wilkov boarded a recent flight from New York to Dallas, she was surprised to find a masked passenger in the middle seat next to hers. “The plane was packed, with nearly every row seated,”...