UPDATE 1-U.S. grants tentative OK for 15 air carriers to suspend service to 75 airports
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
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By David Shepardson
WASHINGTON, May 22 (Reuters) - The U.S. Transportation
Department said late on Friday it had granted tentative approval
to 15 airlines to temporarily halt service to 75 U.S. airports
because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Airlines must maintain minimum service levels in order to
receive government assistance but many have petitioned to stop
service to airports with low passenger demand.
Both United Airl ...