New pandemic air travel record set Friday at US airports

Experts say this holiday weekend could be the busiest for air travel since the pandemic began.

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- Experts say this holiday weekend could be the busiest for air travel since the pandemic began. More than 1.58 million people passed through TSA security checkpoints on Friday. That is the most people to fly in a single day since this whole thing started. It came on the same day the CDC announced fully vaccinated Americans can travel at low risk to themselves. But it still asks people not to travel unless they absolutely have to.