In recent days we have been receiving some questions about the application of the Liquid, Aerosol and Gel (LAG) exemption for crew members entering Brazil.
At approximately 0817L (0717 GMT) two explosions were reported in the departure hall of the BRU airport. Significant damage has been reported along with an unconfirmed number of casualties. All United employees have been accounted for at this time with no injuries reported.
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has announced a travel health notice for people traveling to regions and certain countries where the Zika virus outbreaks have occurred: including Mexico, Central America, South America, Puerto Rico, Caribbean, Africa, and the Pacific Islands.
Management has declared Limited Critical Coverage at BOS, DCA, DEN, IAH, JFK, LAX, LAS, ORD and SFO domiciles for the period beginning December 29 through December 31, 2015 (for IDs originating on these dates.) z