CDC: International travelers must provide negative COVID-19 test before boarding US flight
Centers for Disease Control
says all international travelers, including
Americans, must test negative for COVID-19 before boarding a flight to the U.S.
The new restrictions take effect Jan. 26. Air
passengers are required to get a viral test within the three days before their
flight to the U.S, and then, they must provide written documentation of the
airlines must then confirm the negative test result before they board. If a
passenger does not provide documentation of a negative test, the airline is
supposed to not let them get on the flight.
CDC also recommends travelers get tested three to five days after returning to