Labor Day travel alert as Americans set to hit the road, skies

The pandemic has made travel predictions difficult but roads could get busier with more traffic compared to the summer's holidays.
1:30 | 09/03/20

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Transcript for Labor Day travel alert as Americans set to hit the road, skies
Well, now to that travel alert for labor day weekend as so many Americans are set to hit the road or the skies for a final sendoff to a summer. Gio Benitez is at Laguardia airport with more. Good morning, gio. Reporter: It is making it hard to make any travel predictions. Tamg a look. For the fourth of July 3 million got on a plane, memorial day weekend, 2 million but for this holiday weekend more people will be hitting the road instead of taking to the skies and where are they going? Florida is this year's top choice for labor day, Orlando, Tampa and ft. Lauderdale, very popular. Phoenix is also a top pick. All of this despite the covid cases in Arizona and Florida. The caribbean and Mexico also getting a lot of attention, but if you are traveling by road this within, just keep in mind traffic is getting a lot busier so give yourself extra time. That makes sense. Taking to the skies obviously safety is a huge issue and you showed us earlier how jetblue was testing that new technology to kill coronavirus on a plane but now Boeing is testing it as well. Reporter: Yeah, and Boeing sent us video. Take a look. Boeing is testing the Wands, these are uv light Wands to kill viruses and bacteria. This is similar to the technology used in hospitals and now they are testing them on their planes so it is very interesting, Amy. It certainly is. We should mention gio will be

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