What to Know Now
There’s talk of an Ebola travel ban out there amongst some our more… alarmist politicians, believe it or not. This as an infected nurse flew between Dallas and Cleveland on a Frontier flight, potentially exposing the virus to hundreds of passengers and other travelers along the way.
The ban in question would actually limit the flights coming in from West Africa, though as many point out, there are no direct flights between Ebola-affected countries and the U.S. According to Skift Survey this weekend, the public is evenly split on restricting travel from west African nations to the U.S.
Still, security measures are going up at a range of U.S. airports fielding international travel, and airlines (and investors) are walking on eggshells. The Globe and Mail’s travel editor Domini Clark says buy. Unfortunately for me, my fortune’s still wrapped up in Radio Shack.
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