Tuesday, 14 Jul 2020

Agents

Agents, Customers, Congress Frustrated Over Airline Refund Policies

Tammy Levent, a Palm Harbor, Fla. travel advisor, speaks for many agents—and airline customers, and members of Congress—when she says she is frustrated. While nearly every major domestic airline is waiving change fees to rebook flights and providing credit for future travel in the wake of the coronavirus global pandemic, that credit is usually only […]

What are TSA agents doing now that hardly anyone is flying?

Jasmine, a 21-year old Transportation Security Administration agent at Los Angeles International Airport, says that for the first time ever, her job is easy. The coronavirus has laid siege to the nation’s airports, Southwest’s planes are only 20 percent full, and the security lines that used to snake through Jasmine’s terminal are a thing of […]

TSA Agents Find Loaded Handgun in Traveler’s Carry-On Bag

Despite the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, travelers are still taking loaded handguns into airports. According to the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), security officers working at Logan International Airport in Boston on Tuesday noted something suspicious in a male traveler’s carry-on bag. When the agents pulled the luggage from the checkpoint X-ray machine, they discovered a 9mm […]

TSA Agents Find Loaded Handgun in Traveler’s Carry-On Bag

Despite the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, travelers are still taking loaded handguns into airports. According to the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), security officers working at Logan International Airport in Boston on Tuesday noted something suspicious in a male traveler’s carry-on bag. When the agents pulled the luggage from the checkpoint X-ray machine, they discovered a 9mm […]

Agents use local media to get their message out coronavirus

As Covid-19 continues to spread, travel advisors are getting in front of local news cameras to discuss the virus and its impact on the travel industry. It’s also a way to talk about the benefits consumers get when they book with an advisor. “This is our time to shine, and this is our time to […]