Fifty-three passengers on Norwegian cruise ship test positive for coronavirus 

Number of passengers who have tested positive for coronavirus on luxury Norweigian cruise liner rises to 53 53 people on board the MS Roald Amundsen have tested positive for Covid-19  Norway has closed its ports to cruise ships for two weeks following the outbreak   Authorities fear passengers disembarking along route may have spread virus  By … Read more Fifty-three passengers on Norwegian cruise ship test positive for coronavirus 

Fight breaks out on KLM plane to Ibiza after two passengers refused to wear face masks

Fight breaks out on plane to Ibiza after two ‘drunken and unruly English passengers’ refused to wear face masks on KLM flight from Amsterdam Footage appears to show two English passengers fighting after the flight took off Two men were arrested by Spanish police when the plane arrived in Ibiza Passengers can be heard shouting … Read more Fight breaks out on KLM plane to Ibiza after two passengers refused to wear face masks

Delta Air Lines flight to Atlanta is forced to turn around after 2 passengers refused to wear masks

Delta Air Lines flight from Detroit to Atlanta is forced to turn around after two passengers refused to wear masks and ‘were non-compliant with crew instructions’ Flight 1227 was forced to return to the gate at Detroit Metro Airport on July 23 A Delta Air Lines spokesperson said that the two passengers ‘were non-comliant with … Read more Delta Air Lines flight to Atlanta is forced to turn around after 2 passengers refused to wear masks

Train passengers could be infected by coronavirus if they sit within 8ft of someone who is ill

Train passengers could be infected by coronavirus if they sit within 8ft of someone who is ill on a two-hour journey, says study Research found 1m distance was required to be safe during an hour-long journey The study was based on the spread of coronavirus on high-speed route in China  An average of 0.32% of … Read more Train passengers could be infected by coronavirus if they sit within 8ft of someone who is ill

UK passengers who booked Spanish island trips won’t be refunded

Furious travellers are demanding a refund on their flights to Spanish islands because airlines only have to reimburse planned trips to the mainland. Britons called for Ryanair, Jet2, easyJet and BA to return the cost of their future holidays to hotspots such as Ibiza, Majorca and Gran Canaria. The Foreign Office is currently advising people against … Read more UK passengers who booked Spanish island trips won’t be refunded

Rollercoaster breaks down with passengers stuck 150ft in air

Terror for dozens of thrillseekers as rollercoaster breaks down to leave them stranded 150ft above the ground for more than an hour Dozens of thrillseekers had to be evacuated from Millennium rollercoaster The ride, at Fantasty Island, in Ingoldmells, Lincs, broke down due to a fault Staff at the popular park had to use harnesses … Read more Rollercoaster breaks down with passengers stuck 150ft in air

Row breaks out on a bus in Liverpool over masks as driver forced to stop passengers arguing

Moment furious row breaks out on a bus over masks as driver is forced to step in to stop passengers arguing about woman refusing to cover her face  Man and woman said to have criticised younger passenger for not wearing mask  The bus driver was forced to intervene in the argument on a bus in … Read more Row breaks out on a bus in Liverpool over masks as driver forced to stop passengers arguing

Air passengers from commercial hotspots could be made exempt from quarantine to boost economy 

Air passengers from commercial hotspots like New York, Singapore and Dubai could be made exempt from quarantine in bid to boost economy  Government is being urged to approve new ‘test-on-arrival’ scheme at airports  Would see all passengers tested and, if negative, avoid 14 days of quarantine  Hoped new scheme wold encourage business travel and boost … Read more Air passengers from commercial hotspots could be made exempt from quarantine to boost economy 

Elon Musk tweets render of Las Vegas loop station where Tesla’s will cart passengers underground

Elon Musk tweets first renders of Boring Company’s Las Vegas loop station where passengers will board high-speed Teslas that whisk them across the city’s convention center The render shows a hub where passengers board driverless Tesla’s Cars will zip passengers at 150 mph across the Las Vegas Convention Center  Elon Musk says in a corresponding … Read more Elon Musk tweets render of Las Vegas loop station where Tesla’s will cart passengers underground

Royal Navy nuclear submarine had near-miss with car ferry packed full of passengers 

Royal Navy nuclear submarine had near-miss with car ferry packed full of passengers A lookout on the Stena Superfast VII spotted the submarine’s periscope ahead The captain of the ferry ordered a turn to point and narrowly avoid a collision  A report found passengers and crew of both vessels were in ‘immediate danger’ By Tom … Read more Royal Navy nuclear submarine had near-miss with car ferry packed full of passengers