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British Airways extends VeriFLY health app trial | News

British Airways extends VeriFLY health app trial | News

British Airways intends to increase its trial of the VeriFLY digital health app across all international flights operating into the UK. The carrier said the move comes in response to the tightening of border controls by the UK government. The expansion, which will come in to effect from February 15th, is designed to help those […]

Singapore Airlines to launch Covid-19 testing trial | News

Singapore Airlines to launch Covid-19 testing trial | News

All passengers flying Singapore Airlines outbound from Singapore and Indonesia (bound for Singapore) will be able to book pre-departure polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) and serology tests as part of a trial service. The scheme will be operated in partnership with Collinson. The medical services provider will lead and manage the process; and subject to success, […]

Delta to launch Italian quarantine-free testing trial | News

Delta to launch Italian quarantine-free testing trial | News

Delta Air Lines, the Aeroporti di Roma and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport have joined forces for a transatlantic Covid-19 testing program. It is hoped the scheme will enable quarantine-free entry into Italy, in accordance with a decree expected to be issued soon by the government. “Carefully designed Covid-19 testing protocols are the best path for […]

Etihad Airways launches facial recognition trial with SITA | News

Etihad Airways launches facial recognition trial with SITA | News

Etihad Airways has partnered with information technology company SITA to trial the use of facial biometrics in order to check in cabin crew at the airline’s crew briefing centre at Abu Dhabi International Airport. The trial will use facial recognition technology to identify and authenticate crew members, allowing them to complete check-in procedures and mandatory […]

United Airlines to launch Covid-19 testing trial | News

United Airlines to launch Covid-19 testing trial | News

United Airlines has unveiled plans for transatlantic Covid-19 testing pilot program for customers. From November 16th through to December 11th, the airline will offer rapid tests to every passenger over two years old and crew members on board select flights from Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) to London Heathrow (LHR), free of charge. Anyone who […]

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