Delta and Mayo Clinic Teaming Up for Safer Air Travel

The world renowned Mayo Clinic, headquartered in Rochester, Minnesota, and Delta Air Lines, have announced a strengthening of their relationship in order to make air travel safer in these days of the COVID-19 pandemic. As it has since the coronavirus became a threat earlier this year, Delta’s CareStandard program was developed to lessen the riskContinue reading “Delta and Mayo Clinic Teaming Up for Safer Air Travel”

Spirit Restarts MSP Service

Ultra low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines is ramping back up at the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport. All but one daily flight had been suspended since early April due to the COVID-19 pandemic. With the U.S. haltingly re-opening in certain parts of the country, the airline decided in June to resume service to Orlando, Florida. Spirit hasContinue reading “Spirit Restarts MSP Service”

Delta Introducing New Lobby and Gate Safety Barriers

Working with internal staff, Delta’s Flight Products team has created an additional layer of safety at airports for its customers, as well as the airline’s staff. Plexiglass safety barriers have been installed in airport check-in lobbies, at each departure gate, as well as at Delta Sky Club check-in counters. The Atlanta-based carrier has often amazedContinue reading “Delta Introducing New Lobby and Gate Safety Barriers”

Wear a Mask or Don’t Fly

United Airlines is getting totally serious about the safety of their customers and employees. Effective this coming Friday, June 18th, the carrier will place any uncooperative passenger who doesnt follow its mask policy on an internal travel restriction list. What does this mean? Specifically, unabiding customers will lose their travel privileges for an indefinite lengthyContinue reading “Wear a Mask or Don’t Fly”

MSP Concession Layoffs and Closures

It comes as no surprise that a large concessionaire at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport has announed the closure of some stores and restaurants, as well as a reduction of hours at others due to the coronavirus pandemic. With airline operations drastically reduced for an indefinite period of time including an announced 70 percent cutbackContinue reading “MSP Concession Layoffs and Closures”