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February 27, 2024

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Global Entry Introduces Faster Enrollment Process for Travelers

Global Entry enrollment just got easier, thanks to a new program debuted by Customs and Border Protection (CBP) called ‘Enrollment on Departure.’ The program was rolled out in Washington-Dulles International Airport (IAD) in February.

It allows applicants conditionally approved for Global Entry to complete the interview process before boarding international flights.

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From Hanoi to Chicago: Top-10 Airports for Business Travelers (BUSINESS TRAVELER USA)

Nigeria’s Air Peace to Launch London Route in March (BTN EUROPE)

Chinese Airlines Allowed to Increase US Flights to 50 per Week (AIRWAYS MAG)

Corporate Jet Users Brace for More IRS Audits (THE HILL)


Hotels in Downtown Atlanta Benefit from Increased Business Travel (COSTAR)


Expert Debate to Dig Deep on EV Challenges (AUTO RENTAL NEWS)


Spotlight on 3 Technology Trends in Corporate Travel (PHOCUSWIRE)

Business Travel Trends to Observe While Jetting Around in 2024 (GRIT DAILY)

Europe's Travel Strikes: Flight and Train Disruption You Can Expect in February and March (EURO NEWS)

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Crisis24 Intelligence Brief

Argentina - Unionized air travel workers to hold nationwide 24-hour strike in Argentina Feb. 28. Flight disruptions likely.

Belgium - Unionized Brussels Airlines cabin crew members plan to strike in Belgium Feb. 28-March 1. Air travel disruptions likely.

India - Tipra Motha Party to blockade National Highway 8 and stage protest campaign in Tripura, India, from Feb. 28; transport disruptions likely.

Papua New Guinea - Flight disruptions, shutdown of fuel stations in Papua New Guinea as of Feb. 27 due to ongoing fuel shortages. Localized disruptions likely.

Poland and Ukraine - Unionized Polish farmers continue protest blockades at Ukrainian, Slovak border crossings through March 10; border crossing delays likely.

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