Is rapid virus testing as good as a vaccine for control?

Is rapid virus testing as good as a vaccine for control?

Rapid virus testing is coming to a town near you The advent of COVID-19 rapid virus testing is allowing many airlines to dream of opening flights prior to the introduction of a vaccine. Travelers United supports any approach that will allow travel to begin again. We...
News of the death of travel is premature

News of the death of travel is premature

Americans desire to travel. They do not want staycations. Last week’s Travelers United poll underscored America’s desire to travel. Indeed, it seems that reports of the death of travel are greatly exaggerated. Staycations, nearcations, and such just...
The most important pandemic lessons learned about travel

The most important pandemic lessons learned about travel

We’ve learned lots of pandemic lessons since COVID-19 began  In early spring, pandemic lessons came fast and furious. COVID-19 shut down the world. Airlines mothballed planes and slashed scheduled flights. The cruise industry shut down. Many hotels closed. Train...
Why the Boeing 737 MAX can soar again, and soon

Why the Boeing 737 MAX can soar again, and soon

Reporting on Boeing and the FAA looked and sounded dire, but it was old news National Public Radio (NPR) released a damning report about Boeing and the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) actions. The report claimed that Boeing and the FAA failed to certify...
Mommy, where is the restroom? I have to go!

Mommy, where is the restroom? I have to go!

The most unanswered question tourists ask today -— Where is the restroom? Finding a place to go to the bathroom has always been a problem for tourists. For years fast-food restaurants and coffee houses were the only places with public restrooms. And, today, many...