Memorial Day Weekend Air Travel Set to Soar as Motorists See Highest Gas Prices in YearsWith fears of pandemic fading, Californians are taking to the skies and roads this Memorial Day. Too bad the price of fuel is at its highest in years.
COVID: Experts Weigh Possible Cornonavirus Risks for Summer Air TravelWith the summer months almost here, and COVID-19 vaccinations continuing to increase, Bay Area residents are daydreaming about travel destinations and possibly even taking to the skies.
Oakland International Airport Eyes Expansion As Travel Begins Returns To Pre-Pandemic LevelsAs the air travel industry continues to recover from the pandemic shutdown, officials at Oakland International Airport are eyeing plans for a huge expansion.
Air Travel Rebounds As More People Get Vaccinated, Restrictions LoosenMore than a year after the pandemic grounded the airline industry to a near halt, travel is finally taking off again.
COVID Restrictions Ease for Vaccinated Travelers; Traffic Swells at Bay Area AirportsThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released new travel guidelines Friday that ease restrictions for fully-vaccinated travelers.
COVID: Air Travel On Rise At Bay Area Airports; Delta To Begin Booking Middle SeatsWith air travel at local airports on the rise amid an easing of the COVID-19 pandemic, Delta Airlines announced Wednesday it will once again begin booking middle seats on its flights.
COVID Surge: CDC Expands Negative COVID-19 Test Requirement To All Air Travelers Entering U.S.Health officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday announced plans to expand the requirement for a negative COVID-19 test to all air passengers entering the United States starting later this month.
CDC to Require Negative COVID-19 Test for All UK-to-US TravelersPassengers arriving in the United States from the United Kingdom must test negative for COVID-19 before departure, the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention announced late Thursday night.
COVID Travel: Coronavirus Warnings Slow Holiday Travel at Bay Area AirportsHealth officials pleaded with people to not travel this Thanksgiving. From the look of things at Bay Area airports, many took that advice to heart.
Holiday Air Travelers Brace For Possible Quarantine, Additional COVID PrecautionsThe holiday season -- typically a time of planes, trains and crowded parties -- might need to be re-thought as the country fights rising COVID-19 cases. according to Bay Area health officials.
COVID-19 Reopenings: Airlines Resuming Hawaii Flights From Oakland International AirportAfter months of cancelled flights because of the COVID-19 outbreak, Hawaiian Airlines has resumed travel to the islands from Oakland International Airport.
More Travelers Turning to Private Jets During PandemicThe coronavirus pandemic may have stalled commercial air travel, but more people are getting on board with private jets.
Alaska Airlines 48-Hour BOGO Fare Sale Gives Passengers A Row To ThemselvesAfter blocking middle seats on its mainline flights due to COVID-19, Alaska Airlines just announced a 2-day "Buy One, Get One" sale through October 31, so passengers have the entire row while flying during the pandemic.
Virgin Atlantic Files For U.S. Bankruptcy ProtectionVirgin Atlantic, the airline founded by British businessman Richard Branson, filed Tuesday for relief from creditors as the virus pandemic hammers the airline industry.
American Airlines To Start Booking Flights To Capacity In July, Eliminating Social DistancingAfter first capping the number of people on flights in April amid the pandemic, American Airlines on Saturday announced it will soon ditching its effort to promote social distancing on its planes.