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Most major US airlines ban guns in luggage for DC flights

4 days ago   |   By Stl Today

Airlines and airports say they are stepping up security before next week's presidential inauguration, with Delta and other major airlines saying they will prohibit passengers flying to the Washington area from putting guns in checked bags.
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Delta Air Lines ends 2020 with $12 billion loss

Delta Air Lines ends 2020 with $12 billion loss

4 days ago   |   By Finance Commerce

It is the largest annual loss in the history of the airline, which dates to the 1920s.
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Delta, United, Alaska: No guns in luggage for DC flights

4 days ago   |   By Chron

Airlines and airports say they are stepping up security before next week's presidential inauguration, with Delta, United and Alaska saying they will prohibit passengers flying to the Washington area from putting guns in checked bags.
The moves follow the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol by supporters of President Donald Trump and politically tinged confrontations on some flights.
Delta and United said their bans on checking guns to Washington-area airports will start Saturday and run through Inauguration Day until the following weekend.
"We are all on high alert based on the events over the...
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Delta is banning guns in checked luggage on flights to Washington D.C. ahead of Biden's inauguration

5 days ago   |   By Business Insider

A Delta Air Lines Airbus A330-900neo. Kenken spotter/Shutterstock.com
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Delta Air Lines is preventing passengers traveling to DC from checking firearms onto flights starting Saturday.
The measure, which will last through January 23, follows increased disturbances on airplanes since the deadly riot at the US Capitol.
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Delta Air Lines is prohibiting passengers from checking firearms en-route to Washington D.C.-area airports as a precautionary move ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, the company...
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Delta Air Lines has banned more than 800 passengers for not wearing masks when flying during pandemic or harassing lawmakers

5 days ago   |   By Business Insider

A Delta Air Lines Airbus A330.
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Delta Air Lines has banned "north of 800" passengers for mask non-compliance.
Additional passengers have been banned following Wednesday's Capitol riots but executives wouldn't say how many.
Delta has also banned passengers who harassed Utah Senator Mitt Romney on a flight from Salt Lake City to Washington.
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Airlines have been warning flyers since the spring that not wearing a mask could result in a ban but that hasn't stopped rule-breakers from trying. Delta Air Lines announced...
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