Editor's note: @NBCNewYork is reporting that a Newark, NJ, hospital has isolated a sick passenger who landed at Newark Airport. While not commenting on the location, the CDC issued a statement confirming a passenger was identified during the screening process for individuals arriving in the United States from West Africa. - Jillian
Rep. Fred Upton, R-Mich., on administrations change to Ebola screening protocol: 'I continue to believe more comprehensive travel restrictions can be used to keep Ebola from spreading and allow us to train all of our resources on treating the sick and containing this disease in the affected countries' - statement
Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., on new Ebola travel rules: 'I'm glad that the Obama administration is showing more concern about the possibility of people infected with Ebola entering the US and spreading this deadly disease, but the administration must do more to protect Americans' - statement
Air travel is a form of travel in vehicles such as airplanes, helicopters, hot air balloons, blimps, gliders, hang gliding, parachuting, or anything else that can sustain flight. Use of air travel has greatly increased in recent decades - worldwide it doubled between the mid-1980s and the year 2000.