American Airlines has suspended is Los Angeles – Beijing and Los Angeles – Shanghai flights between February 9 and March 27. Service continues until February 9 unless there are new developments (such as the federal government ordering earlier cessation of US-China flights) and is attributed to reduction in demand for travel.
Since January 23 American has been provisioning additional hand sanitizer wipes for flight attendants on all departures to Shanghai, Beijing and Hong Kong and the airline is allowing flight attendants to wear masks on flights to and from these cities as well.
Departure and arrival gates for service to and from all three cities, as well as federal inspection service areas, are being provisioned with additional hand sanitizer wipes as well.
Meanwhile in Beijing: