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2 United Airlines passengers examined over coronavirus concerns at Chicago O’Hare

Two United Airlines passengers on a flight from Shanghai were examined upon arrival in Chicago O’Hare for exhibiting possible coronavirus symptoms Tuesday.

Spread of coronavirus prompts CDC to expand ‘enhanced health screenings’ to 2 more US airports

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced it will expand health entry screenings to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and O’Hare International Airport in Chicago, as the U.S. on Tuesday reported its first case of the potentially deadly coronavirus.

As Super Bowls heads to Miami, feds on high alert for human traffickers

The time of year has arrived where American football celebrates its legacy with a final play off, attracting celebrities, super fans and hundreds of thousands of visitors from around the world. But with the massive numbers of travelers pouring into Miami this year for the event, the Feds are stepping in, training airport employees on security measures to combat trafficking at one of Florida’s busiest airports. As a record 90,000 travelers pour in and out of the party city, over 600 airport employees are getting on board with the training at what they call the gateway to the Americas. They hope their efforts will help stop criminal activity on the frontlines of entry.

Endeavor Air pilot arrested, fired for scribbling racist graffiti, pro-Trump messages at Florida airport

James Ellis Dees, a pilot for Endeavor Air, was arrested earlier this month after airport police identified him as the culprit from video surveillance footage.

After deadly virus outbreak in China, CDC announces ‘enhanced health screenings’ at 3 major US airports

Screenings for passengers arriving from Wuhan, China, will begin at airports in San Francisco, New York and Los Angeles.

Delta Air Lines plane loses nose wheel while taxiing at Kansas City International Airport

Passengers aboard a Delta flight preparing to depart from Kansas City were forced to deplane after the plane’s nose wheel fell off.

American Airlines LA-to-Chicago flight diverted to Albuquerque over unruly passenger: report

American Airlines said Wednesday a Los Angeles-to-Chicago flight was forced to divert to Albuquerque because of a disruptive passenger, according to a report.

United Airlines flight makes emergency landing in Newark after engine problem following takeoff

A United Airlines flight from Newark Liberty International Airport to Los Angeles was forced to return to the New Jersey airport and make an emergency landing Wednesday night after an engine problem, according to a report.

Iran minister says ‘human error’ caused by ‘US adventurism’ led to deadly crash of Ukrainian jetliner

Iran now claims its military “unintentionally” shot down a Ukrainian jetliner this week, killing all 176 people aboard.

2 men in Ireland charged with hijacking minibus carrying 3 passengers, reports say

Two men in Ireland were charged Thursday in connection with the hijacking of a minibus carrying three passengers at Dublin Airport that crossed into the northern border and gave way to a police chase, according to reports.