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    UK travellers support continuing social distance measures on planes even after being vaccinated

    The post UK travellers support continuing social distance measures on planes even after being vaccinated appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The majority of UK consumers say it’s reasonable for airlines to continue insisting on passengers wearing facemasks, even after they’ve been vaccinated, according to a new survey from the travel think tank Thrive. Mandatory mask-wearing was introduced by airlines around the world before summer 2020, even on long-haul flights, to help to protect the spreading of coronavirus. Three-quarters of UK adults interviewed (74%) by Thrive felt it would be reasonable to be expected to wear a facemask on a plane, even after having had the vaccine.…

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    Bad behaviour on planes drawing bigger fines in the US

    The post Bad behaviour on planes drawing bigger fines in the US appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. US regulators are imposing big fines on passengers who behave badly and flout rules, including refusing to wear masks on board. As coronavirus restrictions ease and people get back on planes, they are learning of a new travel development — passengers who behave badly aboard flights are facing US fines many times the price of the airline ticket. In one instance, the Federal Aviation Administration penalized a customer $10,500 for not wearing a face mask despite repeated demands from flight attendants. In another case, regulators ordered a $9,000 penalty…