Tagged: TSA

TSA extends mask mandate until September 11

Listen Now On the Sunday, May 2nd edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, TSA has announced the mask mandate, scheduled to expire in the next two weeks, has officially been extended until September 11th. This means you will have to remain masked on trains, planes, buses and other public transport through the summer. Real ID, the universal ID card, has a new deadline and the cruise industry is encouraged about the opportunity...

NYC launches effort to vaccinate Broadway workers

Listen Now On the Sunday, March 28th edition of The Travel Guys…  In the Travel News, New York City launches an effort to vaccinate all the workers in the theater district, the former president’s hotels get dumped by a major booking group and a Southwest pilot has a rant on an open mic that probably won’t end well for him. In our Smarter Traveler segment, we talk about stadiums, theaters, spring and summer festivals, cruise...

TSA Holiday Airport Tips and a Visit from a Local Band

On the Sunday, November 24th edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, Hawaiian Airlines flight attendants have voted to strike for the first time in the company’s 90 year history.  The vote was nearly unanimous.  The earliest a strike could legally occur would be sometime in January/February.  Experts think that is unlikely, considering the increased competition in the islands with the addition of Southwest Airlines.  A strike would be particularly harmful to...

Prepare for Record Breaking Air Travel this Summer

On the Sunday, June 2nd edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, the signs are everywhere.  TSA officers have been reassigned.  Summer flying crowds are expected to break records. You must rethink your airport experience.  Allow a little more time.  And have a plan B. * Employees at the world renowned Louvre Museum in France went on strike to protest overcrowding and a lack of staff. * We offer a replay of our interview with Cynthia...