Be sure to visit this page to get the latest news on events around the globe that may affect your travels. EWA Travel curates this list of alerts on a daily basis to ensure we have the most up-to-date information for our clients.
Alerts By the Airlines
Please find travel information below from airlines. Contact your agent for assistance.
737 Max 8 Schedule Change: American Airlines Global Support has implemented a special exception policy to our travel partners that is now available for our mutual customers due to the reduction in service resulting from the grounding of our 737 Max 8 Aircraft. American
Winter Storm Ulmer: Affected airports ASE, BIS, COS, DEN, DRO, EGE, FAR, FSD, GJT, GUC, HDN, JAC, MTJ, RAP. American
Changes to service and emotional support animal policy American
Amsterdam Strong Winds: Affected airport AMS. Delta
Rocky Mountains/Dakotas Weather: Affected airports ABR, ASE, BJI, BIS, BRD, CPR, COS, DEN, DLH, GFK, GJT, HDN, HIB, INL, MTJ, RAP, EGE. Delta
Netherlands Industrial Action: Affected airport AMS. Delta
Alerts By the Country
Please find travel information below by the country.
Afghanistan: Do not travel to Afghanistan due to armed conflict, terrorism, crime, and civil unrest. Categorized as Level 4. Details
Chad: It is advised to reconsider travel to Chad due to crime, terrorism and minefields. Categorized as Level 3. Details
Democratic Republic of the Congo: Some areas of Congo have an increased travel risk, due to crime and civil unrest. Categorized as Level 3. Details
Haiti: The U.S. Department of State has categorized Haiti as a Level 4 for travel due to crime and civil unrest. Details
Nigeria: Reconsider travel to Nigeria, due to elections, crime, terrorism, civil unrest and piracy. Categorized as Level 3. Details
Pakistan: Reconsider travel to Pakistan due to terrorism. Categorized as a Level 3. Details
Turkey: It is advised not to travel to areas near the Syria and Iraq borders due to terrorism. Categorized as Level 3. Details
Venezuela: It is advised to reconsider travel to Venezuela due to crime, civil unrest, poor health infrastructure, and arbitrary arrest and detention of U.S. citizens. Categorized as Level 3. Details
Yemen: Do not travel to Yemen due to terrorism, civil unrest, health risks and armed conflict. Categorized as Level 4. Details
Current Travel Advisories: Curated list by the Points Guy. Details
REAL ID Compliance: Starting October 1, 2020, every air traveler will need a REAL ID compliant license or another TSA acceptable form of identification, for domestic air travel. Details
Passport and Visa: Scheduled passport and visa services in the U.S. and at U.S. Embassies and Consulates overseas will continue during the lapse in appropriations as the situation permits. Details
Worldwide Caution: Latest update to the Department of State’s Worldwide Caution. Details
International SOS Feed
International SOS provides us with a news feed that regularly refreshes itself as the news breaks. International SOS is an industry leader in providing travel security solutions to organizations, who have employees around the world.
International SOS Links
International SOS also provides travelers with a wealth of information to allow them to stay abreast of events impacting travel. Travelers and travel managers are welcome to utilize the following links to assist them in preparing for trips.
Allows you to asses the risk for your company's travelers, based on information gathered from a 5-minute survey.
Provides an overview of the medical, road safety and security risks associated with individual countries. You can add up to a max of 5 countries to a single search.
An index of past informational videos, centered on providing knowledge on how to mitigate risks for travelers.