New Ebola screening leaves some flights untouched

October 11, 2014 10:16 PM

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New Ebola screening leaves some flights untouched

Even with the enhanced screening measures that the federal government started rolling out Saturday, it will still be possible for travelers from West Africa nations battling the deadly Ebola outbreak to arrive in the U.S. without going through the new screening.

While all air travelers leaving the outbreak-affected countries of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone are checked for Ebola symptoms before they depart, they can fly into such cities as Boston, Dallas and Philadelphia without receiving additional screening upon arrival, Dow Jones' MarketWatch reported...

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