U.S. issues guidelines but no new rules for safe air travel

Business Jul 3, 2020

U.S. issues guidelines but no new rules for safe air travel

U.S. officials said Thursday that airlines should consider limiting capacity on planes to promote social distancing, but they are not considering making the airlines do it. The officials also recommended — but did not move to require — that travelers wear face coverings in airports ...

JAL eyes extending ¥150,000 allowance to each employee

Business Jun 21, 2020

JAL eyes extending ¥150,000 allowance to each employee

Japan Airlines Co. plans to provide up to ¥150,000 ($1,400) in special allowances to some 36,000 people, or almost all employees of the carrier and its group companies, in early July, company sources said Sunday. The measure is intended to boost the morale of employees, ...