China: Negative COVID-19 report mandatory for arriving air passengers

Passengers on flights to China must provide negative COVID-19 test results before boarding, the Chinese civil aviation regulator said. The passengers are required to complete the nucleic acid tests at institutions designated or approved by Chinese embassies within five days of embarkation, it added.

21st July 2020 | 06:20 PM (IST)
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Travelers of China-bound flights must give negative COVID-19 test results before boarding, China's aviation authority said on Tuesday, as the government hopes to additionally diminish the danger of imported Coronavirus Cases amid increased international travel.

Nucleic basic analyses must be finished inside five days of embarkation, the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) said on its site. Tests ought to be led at offices designated or recognized by Chinese embassies in host nations, it said.

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The embassies will cautiously survey the testing limit of host nations and plan travel strategies when testing conditions are met, CAAC said.

The declaration comes as nations battle with a testing limit and speed. In parts of the United States, receipt of test outcomes can take as long as about fourteen days, while in some different nations, nucleic basic analyses are saved for individuals who have come in close contact with COVID-19 patients or who have side effects of the conceivably deadly ailment.

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In the previous month, CAAC has permitted more foreign airlines to continue services in China and add trips to the nation as the Economy recoups. Deutsche Lufthansa AG on Friday said it would twofold the number of trips to and from territory China in the coming weeks, and Air France KLM SA said it has gotten endorsement to include more China flights.

Various Aircraft has been suspended from working China courses after in excess of five travelers tried positive for the coronavirus upon appearance.

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21st July 2020 | 06:20 PM (IST)
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