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Air travelers hit COVID pandemic high despite surging cases

Air travelers hit COVID pandemic high despite surging cases
Sunday’s large number of airport visitors came two days after Christmas. Ahead of the holidays, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned that traveling “can increase the chance of getting and spreading the virus that causes COVID-19.”

The number of air travelers in the United States soared to a pandemic high on Sunday despite the ongoing surge of COVID-19 cases.checkpoints plummeted toward the beginning of the pandemic, with the total frequently dipping below 100,000 air travelers during April, according to data released by the administration.23, meanwhile, saw more than 950,000 air travelers at U.since the beginning of the pandemic, according to data tracked by John Hopkins University.

(Jeff Chiu/AP) The number of people recorded at T.checkpoints, while 1,128,773 people were recorded on Dec.

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