The Association of British Travel Agents (Abta) is to take part in an industry-wide day of action on Wednesday, calling on the UK Government to allow international travel to return safely and in a risk-managed way.
Abta said this can be done by expanding the green list “in line with the evidence and making restrictions more proportionate”.
A review of the current travel guidance – as set out by the Global Travel Taskforce – is expected by 28 June, including any updates to the quarantine-free ‘green list’.
Pilots are expected to join travel industry colleagues on Wednesday’s day of action at Heathrow, Bristol, Edinburgh and Manchester airports.
As we said in a previous post, the British Airline Pilots Association (Balpa) is calling for urgent help because of the “devastating” impact of the pandemic.
Abta wants ministers to bring forward a package of tailored financial support, including extension of furlough support, recognising that the sector’s ability to…