A dozen American Airlines passengers on two separate flights from Paris and Munich fell ill with flu-like symptoms at Philadelphia International Airport on Thursday. The incident comes one day after an Emirates jet was quarantined at JFK Airport."American Airlines passengers sick at Philadelphia Airport, CDC alerted"
A Xiamen Airlines flight 8667, a Boeing 737, en route from Xiamen, China crash-landed at Manila International Airport while it attempted to touch down in poor weather. None of the 165 passengers and crew were seriously injured."Xiamen Airlines flight crash-lands at Manila Airport"
China’s finance ministry said on Tuesday it will scrap vehicle and vessel taxes on new energy vehicles and ships powered by natural gas, as part of its efforts to encourage cleaner energy consumption."China to scrap vehicle and vessel taxes on new energy vehicles: finance ministry"
The Phuket boat tragedy had a significant impact on Chinese tourist arrivals in Thailand last month, but immigration officials in the Southeast Asian country are doing all they can to win them back. The deadly accident on July 5 claimed the lives of 47 Chinese holidaymakers after the boat they were on capsized in bad weather. While the number of visitors to Thailand in the month was almost unchanged from the same period of 2017,…"Chinese tourists’ love of Thailand rocked by Phuket boat tragedy, but airports are working hard to win them back"
According to Finnish researchers, plastic security screening bins — like these, at Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport — could have as much as a 50 percent chance of carrying cold viruses during flu season. (Will Peebles/Savannah Morning News/AP) Next time you go through airport security, it might be worth washing your hands afterward. According to the results of a new study published by Finnish and British researchers, half of plastic airport security bins may carry viruses…"Those airport security bins carry more germs than the toilets, scientists say"
ImageA project to update the aging terminals at La Guardia Airport is part of a worldwide trend to modernize airports and offer more amenities for travelers.CreditCreditStephen Speranza for The New York Times This summer, while traveling from New York to Denver, Marc Stewart noticed that the Delta Air Lines terminal at La Guardia Airport felt unfamiliar. “Usually, I fly United, which means you are in the old concourse where there are not even enough bathrooms.…"A Push to Modernize Airports to Fuel More Shopping"
Possible Measles Exposure At Boston Logan – Boston, MA – Health officials are warning folks who visited Terminal B at Logan Airport and a Tasty Burger in Boston they may have been exposed."Possible Measles Exposure At Logan Airport And Boston Restaurant"
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ImpactAlpha, May 9 – Basic electric vehicles are popular in China’s rural areas, particularly for farmers transporting goods."Shenma Finance expands electric-vehicle loans in rural China"