The changes come as the Pentagon announced that it was putting 8,500 troops on standby for potential deployment to Ukraine.
He's charged with interfering with a flight crew, which carries a maximum sentence of 20 years in prison.
The U.S. said Friday that it was suspending 44 flights from Chinese carriers after China recently suspended 44 U.S. flights over COVID concerns.
Among the airlines affected was Dubai's Emirates, which said it would suspend flights to nine U.S. destinations from January 19 until further notice.
Verizon and AT&T delayed their planned rollout of 5G service near airports after airlines warned about potential problems.
The Dubai-based airline announced it has suspended flights to nine major U.S. cities until further notice.
"As the nation's leading wireless provider, we have voluntarily decided to limit our 5G network around airports," Verizon said.
Three women were arrested Thursday in connection to a September incident in which they allegedly assaulted a Delta Air Lines security officer and gate employee.
"Is it really that unusual if it's all day, every day?," one commenter wrote.
Delta Air Lines officials said that while they were negatively impacted by the Omicron surge, they expect to see recovery in a few months.
In an open letter to United Airlines employees, CEO Scott Kirby said that roughly 3,000 United employees are currently sick with COVID.
Slots at the biggest airports are coveted, and airlines must guarantee a high percentage of flights still make it into the skies in order to keep their slots.
Consumer complaints over canceled or delayed flights have increased over the pandemic. But getting compensated could be determined on a "case-by-case basis."
Winter storms and COVID-19 concerns have caused thousands of flights to be grounded across the U.S. in just the past few days.
Spirit Airlines' decision to raise holiday pay comes as the industry faces reports of unruly passengers and staff shortages amid the rise in Omicron.
The little-known information shows how passengers "bumped" from their flight can get four times their ticket fee paid back to them.
"There is a high likelihood of additional cancellations until [COVID] case counts start to come down [among staff]," a JetBlue Airways spokesperson said.
900 flights have been canceled Wednesday due to harsh weather in some areas of the country, but mostly because of staffing issues caused by the Omicron variant.
Fox News host Will Cain accused Fauci of being "power drunk" and called for the infectious diseases expert to be fired.
"The nationwide spike in Omicron cases has had a direct impact on our flight crews and the people who run our operation," American Airlines said.
In the U.S. alone there have been hundreds of canceled or delayed flights as travellers try to get home for Christmas.
Over 400 Christmas Eve flights within, into or out of the U.S. have been canceled, according to the latest real-time data from FlightAware.
"An event canceled is better than a life canceled," said Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director-general of the World Health Organization.
Mayfrer Serranopaca has been charged with attacking police and starting the fight that took place Monday, and Alberto Yanez Suarez was arrested for intervening.
"I think the best way to illustrate absurdity is with absurdity," the passenger said afterward.
Ghana announced new regulations after 60% of new COVID-19 infections over the past two weeks came from the airport. Unvaxxed travelers to be fined $3,500.
Though American Airlines was hoping to get closer to its pre-pandemic flight schedule this summer, it has to scale back because of Boeing's production issues.
An outage at Amazon Web Services Tuesday affected everything from streaming services to airlines for about five hours.
The ban on western imports is retaliation to what Belarus says is an "illegal external sanctions pressure aimed at undermining the sovereignty of Belarus."
The travel impacts come as many questions still remain about the highly mutated variant and how it may be compared to other strains.