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  1. REAL ID Act of 2005 may impact your travel beginning January 22, 2018

    The REAL ID Act of 2005 was a counterterrorism measure adopted following 9/11 that requires States to issue driver licenses with additional security…

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  2. Industrial action in France expected to impact travel beginning Wednesday evening through Friday morning

    Major French unions will hold another national strike on Thursday, November 16, to denounce President Macron’s liberal policies.

    Both rail and…

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  3. Fatalities reported in lower Manhattan

    At least 6 people are dead and more injured as a Home Depot rental truck hopped a curb at West Houston Street and drove south on the West Street bike…

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  4. British Airways & Iberian Airlines plan distribution surcharge

    Effective November 1, British Airways and Iberia Airlines will apply a surcharge of $10/£8/€9.50 per fare component to any bookings made through…

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  5. Typhoon Lan expected to impact Japan early next week

    Typhoon Lan is set to intensify explosively over the next two days. The official forecast from the Joint Typhoon Warning Center is that Lan will reach…

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  6. Turkey & US mutually suspend travel visa processing effective immediately

    As a result of a US staff member from the US consulate in Istanbul being arrested last week over a possible role in the failed military coup last…

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  7. French air traffic control strike scheduled for next week

    Several French Air Traffic Control unions have called for a national strike which would affect French airports and airspace.   The strike is planned…

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  8. Hurricane Nate expected to impact the Gulf Coast this weekend

    The Gulf Coast states of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Northwestern Florida are expecting Hurricane strength winds, rain and storm surge from…

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  9. Air Berlin begins cancelling flights in lieu of bankruptcy

    Air Berlin has begun cancelling flights due to their announced bankruptcy in mid August.

    Cain has generated reporting to determine travelers who…

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  10. Earthquake strikes near Mexico City

    A 7.1 earthquake struck near the Puebla state town of Raboso, about 76 miles (123 kilometers) southeast of Mexico City.  The earthquake has produced…

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  11. Hurricane Jose to bring coastal flooding, rain and wind to Eastern Seaboard

    Hurricane Jose, currently a category 1 hurricane in the western Atlantic, is expected to bring heavy rain, high winds and coastal flooding to the…

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  12. Hurricane Maria set to strike Caribbean’s Leeward islands

    Hurricane Maria is currently 35 miles east-southwest of Dominica and 55 miles northeast of Martinique.  The category 4 storm is moving west-northwest…

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  13. Typhoon Talim expected to impact Japan this weekend

    A strengthening typhoon Talim is anticipated to strike Japan this weekend and will likely cause travel disruptions.
    Cain has generated reporting to…

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  14. Oregon wildfire impacting Portland flights

    Ash from a growing Oregon wildfire covered parts of Portland’s metropolitan area and forced the evacuations of hundreds of homes.
    Cain has…

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  15. French labor strike to disrupt flights

    The General Confederation of Labor (CGT), a major labor union, has called upon all French workers, both in the private and public sector, to strike…

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  16. Hurricanes Irma, Katia and Jose impact travel

    While hurricane Irma continues its path of destruction through the Caribbean and north towards Florida, hurricane Jose is building strength and…

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  17. Hurricane Irma to impact northeatern Caribbean islands; setting sight on US mainland

    from CNN:

    A “potentially catastrophic” Hurricane Irma is roaring toward northeastern Caribbean islands as a Category 5 storm, the National…

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  18. Tropical storm Irma may impact travel in the Carolinas and southeast Virginia

    Tropical storm Irma is expected to dump 3″-9″ along the coastlines of the Carolinas and southeast Virginia over the coming days.

    Cain has generated…

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  19. Hurricane Harvey gains strength; coastal cities in Texas begin evacuating

    Hurricane Harvey is currently a category 1 storm in the Gulf of Mexico heading towards the middle Texas coast.  It is forecast to become a category 3…

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  20. National Car announces 2017 “One Two Free” promotion

    The “One Two Free” promotion awards registered Emerald Club members to a free rental day (excluding taxes/surcharges) for every two qualifying…

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  21. Terrorist event in Barcelona, Spain

    A white van plowed into a crowd in Barcelona’s historic Las Ramblas district.   Barcelona police have called it a terror attack and local officials…

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  22. Air Berlin files for insolvency

    Air Berlin, Germany’s second largest airline, is filing for bankruptcy protection.

    The airline will receive a $180m government loan to keep them…

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  23. IHG announces new cancellation policy

    IHG has announced their intention to standardize the cancellation policy across all of its hotel brands (Intercontinental, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn…

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  24. Hilton joins Marriott with 48 hour cancellation policy

    Beginning August 1, Hilton Hotels will begin following the cancellation policy put forth by Marriott International (which now also includes legacy…

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  25. British Airways Industrial Strike Action proposed – July 1- July 16

    A division of British Airways’ cabin crew, Mixed Fleet, has announced strike action beginning July 1 through July 16.  Mixed Fleet represents…

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  26. Marriott International (including legacy Starwood hotels) announces new cancellation policy

    Marriott International (to include legacy Starwood branded hotels) is implementing a cancellation policy at hotels in the Americas including the…

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  27. Labor strikes in Italy to impact travel on June 16

    Local transport including bus, metro, tram and commuter rail services will be disrupted nationwide on 16 June, as multiple unions are set to launch a…

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  28. UK terror threat raised to Critical

    Prime Minister Theresa May announced that the country’s terror threat level was raised from ‘Severe’ to ‘Critical’ – the highest level in the alert…

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  29. Delta relocation of Los Angeles airport terminals begins tonight

    Delta Air Lines’ relocation to Terminals 2 and 3 from Terminals 5 and 6 at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) begins the evening of Friday, May…

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  30. Ongoing airport delays at San Francisco, NY-JFK and Los Angeles due to runway construction

    Due to airport/runway construction projects, flights to/from San Francisco, New York-JFK and Los Angeles will experience varying delays for the…

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  31. US announces electronic device restrictions on foreign flights into the US

    US Authorities have announced that electronic devices, including laptop computers, tablets and cameras, would not be allowed in the main cabin on…

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  32. Air France cabin crew strike – March 18-20

    Two unions representing nearly 50% of Air France’s cabin crew have issued a strike notice between March 18-20.

    Cain has generated reporting to…

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  33. American Airlines implements ‘simplified’ boarding

    Beginning March 1, American Airlines will be introducing a new boarding process that includes 9 groups designed to make the boarding process more…

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  34. American Airlines introduces Basic Economy fare type

    Following the recent similar actions of both Delta and United, American Airlines is introducing their Basic Economy fare type to the market beginning…

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  35. Hertz ‘Ultimate Choice’ service expanding

    Following a page from the National Car Rental playbook, Hertz Ultimate Choice service is rapidly expanding across the country with at least 6 airports…

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  36. Shooting reported at Ft Lauderdale airport; gunman in custody

    A gunman opened fire early Friday afternoon at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida, shooting at least nine people and leaving…

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