Alphabet’s Wing to Launch Drone Delivery to Dallas-Fort Worth Area

Wing is launching a drone-delivery service in the Dallas-Fort Worth area Thursday in what will be the Alphabet Inc. subsidiary’s largest US rollout and its first drone initiative operated by a customer. Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc., Wing’s largest customer in the US, will stage deliveries from a store parking lot in the town of Little … Read more

New Covid-19 Travel Restrictions Rattle Global Airline Industry, Hit Shares

The US said it would restrict travel from South Africa and seven other countries in southern Africa starting Monday, joining governments around the world seeking to stem the transmission of a new coronavirus variant identified in the region. The Biden administration will restrict non-US citizens and residents from South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Lesotho, Eswatini, … Read more

Amid Ukraine War, Airlines Plot Detours Around Russia as Flight Bans Intensify

Airlines world-wide are altering routes and canceling flights to avoid Russian airspace, changes that will lengthen journey times and raise costs for carriers that were starting to bounce back from their pandemic slump. With Russia flying many European airlines from its skies, flying around the giant country may add hundreds of miles and up to … Read more