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CDC Adds Two Popular Caribbean Islands to the ‘Do Not Travel’ List

CDC Adds Two Popular Caribbean Islands to

Share The Article The U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has added two popular Caribbean islands to its highest advisory (Level 4: COVID-19 Very High) ahead of spring break. Antigua and Barbuda and the Dutch Caribbean island Curaçao were both added to the list of countries American travelers should avoid due to a […]

US Travel: We appreciate CDC international travel testing mandate

US Travel: We appreciate CDC international travel testing mandate

With a risk-based, layered approach to health and safety throughout every aspect of travel, it’s possible to both protect public health and allow travel to safely resume Continue reading US Travel: We appreciate CDC international travel testing mandate at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online. The post US Travel: We appreciate CDC international travel […]

United Airlines Partners with CDC to Launch Contact Tracing

United Airlines Partners with CDC to Launch Contact Tracing

How the Program Will Work The contact tracing program will be conducted on a voluntary basis on the part of travelers.  During the check-in phase, United customers will have the option of providing contact information such as email address, phone number, and their destination address. Travelers can opt-in to provide information online, through United’s mobile […]

CDC Warns Americans To Avoid Travel And Stay Home For New Year’s Eve

CDC Warns Americans To Avoid Travel And Stay Home For New Year’s Eve

The Center For Disease Control  (CDC) has warned all Americans to stay home for New Year’s Eve and avoid traveling.  “The Winter Holidays and New Year’s Eve are times when many people travel long distances to celebrate with family and friends. Travel increases the chance of getting and spreading the virus that causes COVID-19,” reads the […]

Taking a cruise in the USA? White House overrules CDC

Taking a cruise in the USA? White House overrules CDC

Robert Ray Redfield Jr. is the current Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the current Administrator of the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, having served in both positions since March 2018. Robert Redfield was overruled by the White House today when he pushed to extend a “no-sail order” on […]

U.S. Travel Numbers Hit Lowest Since July Following CDC Travel Warning

U.S. Travel Numbers Hit Lowest Since July Following CDC Travel Warning

In foresight of what is happening now, the CDC had issued a stern warning to Americans, prior to Thanksgiving, to avoid all forms of travel, however, as we now know, it was to little avail.  In an apparent shift since the recent surge, new TSA checkpoint data indicates that Americans are now heeding to the […]

CDC Announces New Shorter Quarantine Times For Travelers

CDC Announces New Shorter Quarantine Times For Travelers

There is no word on if Hawaii will follow the CDC recommendations and reinstate the mandatory 7 day quarantine for all travelers.  In New York, travelers can test out of quarantine if they provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test no older than 72 hours before arrival, quarantine for 3 days upon arrival and then […]

CDC Says Temperature And Symptom Screening Ineffective At Airports

CDC Says Temperature And Symptom Screening Ineffective At Airports

In addition, the CDC noted that the screening measures in the program were flawed, as they required cooperation and honesty from travelers, without a verification process. Communication New Strategy Upon cancellation of the screening program, the CDC shifted towards promoting guidelines and recommending preventative measures in order to combat the transmission of the virus.  The […]

U.S. Travelers Still Flocking To Mexico Despite New CDC Warning

U.S. Travelers Still Flocking To Mexico Despite New CDC Warning

The COVID Situation in Mexico Both the United States and Mexico have widespread transmission of COVID-19 and are rated ‘Very High Risk’ by the CDC. ‘Travelers should avoid all travel to Mexico’. If Americans still decide to travel the CDC recommends to get tested 3 days before traveling to ensure you are not infecting others.  […]

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