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The latest group travel industry trends and topics are found in the News section of Groups Today. From travel safety to regulatory updates, we offer the latest news on everything group travel professionals need to be in the know.

More than 30 associations have come together to urge Congressional leaders to support the Coronavirus Economic Relief for Transportation Services Act (CERTS Act), introduced jointly by Sens. Jack Reed (D-R.I.) and Susan Collins (R-Maine).

Kaleidoscope Adventures has welcomed Neal Sutton as Senior Tour Consultant. Sutton, a tourism industry veteran, will lead sales efforts in the West South-Central United States, covering Texas, Arkansas, Oklahoma and Louisiana.

As tourism returns to Louisville, bringing visitors back to distilleries and museums this summer, groups could now stop in at the freshly updated Louisville Visitor Information Center—the VIC—at 301 S. 4th Street.

The next time you visit an airport, don't expect to touch anything other than your smartphone. From arriving at the airport to collecting your luggage, the future of air travel in the COVID-19 world and beyond will be automated, touchless, and more convenient than it's ever been.

Though signs of recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic are starting to emerge, a new study from the U.S. Travel Association indicates total travel spending in the United States is predicted to drop 45% by the end of 2020. This new data is spurring renewed calls for federal measures to support the industry that was one of the top U.S. employers and exporters prior to the pandemic.