Here are some of the relevant travel news headlines and stories from the previous week through today:
- Airbus A380 to play role in Mecca pilgrimage? – Airbus is pitching their largest airliner, the double-decker A380, to Muslims who make the week-long Hajj trek each year. (NZH)
- Cali looks to private partnership to complete rail – Californians hope that partnering with private companies and individuals will allow them to realize their dream of high speed rail. (Skift)
- USHS to screen airport PAX for ebola – As the deadly virus continues to spread, US Homeland Security will begin screening some passengers at several airports for the illness. (NYDN)
- Amsterdam Schiphol gets Tesla taxis – The Netherlands hub airport will fulfill its commitment to obtain 100 luxury, electric cars to use as taxis, and it selected the Tesla Model S. (Skift)
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