The number of Hawaiian air cargo jobs grew 978% between 2001 and 2016, with workers earning an average hourly wage of $37.47. Inbound cargo has been increasing since 2002, with the uptick largely driven by e-commerce, says a report released by the state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism.
United Airlines will in June 2018 add daily nonstop flights between California's Fresno Yosemite International Airport and Chicago's O'Hare International Airport. "That is a major, major United Airlines hub, and other airlines are there, too. You can get to virtually anywhere in the world from Chicago," said Fresno Mayor Lee Brand.
Travelers this holiday season may have questions about how to easily navigate airports. The Transportation Security Administration provides tips for breezing through checkpoints, including when to arrive at the airport, what can and cannot go through checkpoints and how to avoid getting stuck in security lines.
Help lower stress around the holidays "by offering specific praise for performance, sharing others' praise with employees, and hosting celebrations," writes Mark Malis, head of global HR at LifeWorks. Financial wellness programs can also be helpful during this time.