Passengers, almost all wearing face masks, board an American Airlines flight to Charlotte, on May 3, 2020, in New York City.
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The Transportation Security Administration is expected to extend a requirement that air travelers wear masks in airports and during flights for several more months, people familiar with the matter said.
An announcement could come as early as Friday and could extend the requirement until mid-September, the people said.
The requirement is currently set to expire on May 11.