Facebook LIVE – Travel Industry News – July 7, 2022
Brief highlights of recent travel industry news:
🗺️ Flight cancellations and delays continue worldwide:
🧳 Delta cancellations and delays.
🧳 An American Airlines system glitch
🧳 JetBlue and American Airlines canceled the most flights over 4th of July weekend.
🧳 SAS (Scandanavian Airlines) filed for bankruptcy.
🧳 British Airways ground staff voted to strike.
🧳 Strike at Charles de Gaulle airport.
🧳 French railway workers on strike.
🗺️ In other news:
🧳 Omicron variant BA.4 and BA.5.
🧳 4th of July holiday travelers exceeded 2019 numbers.
🧳 Hotels are making more money than in 2019.
🧳 Marriott Hotels data breach.
🧳 Avalanche in the Italian Alps.
🧳 Several cruise lines dropping the Covid-19 test requirements.
🧳 Yellowstone National Park closed.
🧳 National Parks are over-run.
🧳 South Africa dropped Covid-19 requirements.
🧳 Australia dropped Covid-19 vaccine requirements.
🧳 Cayman Islands lifted Covid-19 testing requirement.
🧳 Celebrity Cruises eliminated single-supplement penalty on over 275 cruises.
🧳 The hot new trending travel item is luggage trackers.