Delta jet quarantined on the tarmac at Las Vegas Airport in Ebola false alarm

Delta jet quarantined on the tarmac at Las Vegas Airport in Ebola false alarm

A Delta Air Lines plane was briefly quarantined on the tarmac at Las Vegas Airport on Friday Oct. 10 due… Read More »

UK will start screening passengers arriving through London airports and Eurostar for Ebola virus

UK will start screening passengers arriving through London airports and Eurostar for Ebola virus

Britain said it would start screening passengers entering the country through London’s two main airports and the Eurostar rail link… Read More »

Aircraft cabin cleaners walked off the job at New York’s LaGuardia Airport over Ebola concerns

Aircraft cabin cleaners walked off the job at New York's LaGuardia Airport over Ebola concerns

About 200 airline cabin cleaners walked off the job at New York’s LaGuardia Airport on Thursday Oct. 9 to protest… Read More »

What you need to know about Ebola when you travel

What you need to know about Ebola when you travel

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Customs & Border Protection (CBP)… Read More »

US airlines working with government health officials to ensure the safety of passengers from the Ebola virus

US airlines working with government health officials to ensure the safety of passengers from the Ebola virus

US airlines have only said they are working with government health officials to ensure the safety of passengers from the… Read More »

US health officials will start screening passengers for the Ebola virus at airports

US health officials will start screening passengers for the Ebola virus at airports

US health officials will unveil within days new screening procedures for the Ebola virus at the country’s airports to address… Read More »

US administration not considering ban on visitors from countries affected by the Ebola virus

US administration not considering ban on visitors from countries  affected by the Ebola virus

The US administration is not considering a ban on visitors from countries most affected by the Ebola virus outbreak but… Read More »

Ebola spread patterns and airline traffic data predict that virus could be in France by October

Ebola spread patterns and airline traffic data predict that virus could be in France by October

Scientists have used Ebola disease spread patterns and airline traffic data to predict a 75 percent chance the virus could… Read More »

Saudi authorities are screening pilgrims arriving from West Africa for Ebola

Saudi authorities are screening pilgrims arriving from West Africa for Ebola

Anxious to safeguard Islam’s haj pilgrimage from the threat of Ebola, Saudi authorities are screening pilgrims arriving from West Africa… Read More »

Airlines and airports hit by the Ebola epidemic are trying to prove that flying to West Africa is safe

Airlines and airports hit by the Ebola epidemic are trying to prove that flying to West Africa is safe

Airlines and airports handling travel to countries worst hit by the Ebola epidemic are trying to prove that flying to… Read More »

Demand for African flights from Asia has fallen due to Ebola virus concerns according to Emirates CEO

Demand for African flights from Asia has fallen due to Ebola virus concerns according to Emirates CEO

Emirates’ president Tim Clark said demand for flights to Africa from Asia has fallen due to concerns over the Ebola… Read More »

Global experts issue new warnings of the scale of West Africa’s Ebola outbreak

Global experts issue new warnings of the scale of West Africa's Ebola outbreak

Global experts issued stark new warnings of the scale of West Africa’s Ebola outbreak on Tuesday Sept. 23, with the… Read More »

Ebola outbreak in West Africa is putting off thousands of tourists

Ebola outbreak in West Africa is putting off thousands of tourists

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is putting off thousands of tourists who had planned trips to Africa this year,… Read More »

Highly contagious Ebola kills more than half of its victims

Highly contagious Ebola kills more than half of its victims

Pedestrians in the streets of Abidjan were using new hand sanitizing stations while similar products in pharmacies were selling quickly. Following… Read More »

Ivory Coast has banned air travel from countries worst-hit by the Ebola

Ivory Coast has banned air travel from countries worst-hit by the Ebola

Ivory Coast has banned travel by air from the three countries worst-hit by the Ebola outbreak and ordered its flag… Read More »

Ebola risks and air travel

Ebola risks and air travel

The recent Ebola outbreak in Africa has claimed nearly 1,000 lives since March 2014 in Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea and… Read More »

Rats on a plane force Air India to ground aircraft

Rats on a plane force Air India to ground aircraft

Air India has been forced to ground one of its planes after crew spotted rats scurrying around the cabin, The… Read More »

British Airways suspends flights to and from Liberia and Sierra Leone due to public health concerns

British Airways suspends flights to and from Liberia and Sierra Leone due to public health concerns

British Airways has suspended flights to and from Liberia and Sierra Leone until the end of the month due to… Read More »

Emirates suspends flights to Guinea over Ebola

Emirates suspends flights to Guinea over Ebola

Emirates has suspended flights to Guinea over Ebola, becoming the first major airline to impose a ban in response to… Read More »

Sierra Leone’s Lungi Airport cancels flights due to Ebola outbreak

Sierra Leone’s Lungi Airport cancels flights due to Ebola outbreak

Sierra Leone said passengers arriving and departing Lungi Airport would be subject to new protocols, including body temperature scans. Two… Read More »

Ebola’s symptoms include external and internal bleeding

Ebola's symptoms include external and internal bleeding

Ebola’s symptoms include external bleeding, massive internal bleeding, vomiting and diarrhea in its final stages. The disease kills up to… Read More »

Nigeria starts screening passengers for Ebola

Nigeria starts screening passengers for Ebola

Nigeria’s civil aviation authority (NCAA) said on Thursday Jul. 31 it had started temperature screening passengers arriving from places at… Read More »

Passenger issues and marijuana in Washington State

Passenger issues and marijuana in Washington State

Washington becomes the second US state (after Colorado earlier this year) on Jul. 8 to allow any adult aged 21… Read More »

Caribbean Airlines flights canceled

Caribbean Airlines flights canceled

All flights scheduled for State-airline Caribbean Airlines will be affected since many of its pilots who were to operate flights… Read More »