ABC News: Front-line transportation workers ‘concerned’ over lack of vaccine access
For nearly a year, the job duties of aviation employees on the front lines including contact with travelers, crossing state lines and working in close proximity, have become more perilous amid a global pandemic.
“The nature of our work and our facilities don’t allow for social distancing,” Jenny Benjamin an air traffic controller at the Denver/Centennial Tower said. “I work in a small round tower about 14 feet across. At times there are almost ten people in that small space.”