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China flights still arriving at Logan International Airport as coronavirus fears grow

At least 15 airlines worldwide have stopped service to China over coronavirus fears, while three flights a day continue to arrive at Boston Logan International Airport from Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong — despite the threat of the highly contagious illness spreading. Public health and travel experts are urging government officials to take action now. But on Wednesday, federal, state and local officials declined to commit to travel bans, instead saying they are monitoring the situation, while advising private citizens to take their own precautions. Massport spokeswoman Jennifer Mehigan said any decision to halt flights would come from the Federal Aviation Administration or the Chinese airlines that fly nonstop into Boston.  Read more.....



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