What it’s like to fly long distance during the pandemic — and a few tips

Rei Inamoto
Aug 11, 2020 · 12 min read

I used to travel between New York City and Tokyo for work almost every month.

Last time I traveled between those two cities on opposite sides of the globe was mid-February of 2020. In early March, I was supposed to fly again, but I postponed that trip because of COVID-19, thinking that I’d be on a plane again in a month or so.