Air Travel During the Coronavirus Pandemic April 24, 2020April 5, 2020 by Dave Alden Images from a nearly empty San Diego airport on Friday afternoon April 3rd 2020 Closed restaurants, empty chairs. Only a newsstand was open. Nearly deserted food court. Thankfully Qdoba was open. Flight Board showing limited options. Multiple screens to the right of this image were dark. Lonely boarding area serving multiple gates at the San Diego, CA airport on a Friday afternoon during the Covid-19 pandemic.