With the lockdowns ending. Governments across the global are gradually seeking to reopening their borders to global travelers. Many Top Rated International destinations are now allowing to travelers. and are also adopting testing measures to limit the risks of COVID-19 importation with specific guidelines on safety and social distancing.
The Aviation Industry, is slowly restarting. Even passengers eagerly await the normalcy of flight operations and are looking forward to leisure travel across borders. In such a scenario, a new digital health pass, CommonPass, is set to make way for hassle-free travel.
Reportedly, five leading International airlines (like Swiss International Airlines, JetBlue, United Airlines, Lufthansa, and Virgin Atlantic) have introduced the digital health passports, called “CommonPass“, to ensure that passengers they are not potential vectors for the spread of COVID-19 virus.
What is CommonPass?
CommonPass is an app that lets traveller document their COVID-19 status (including traveller record of COVID-19 health Status, PCR tests and vaccinations), saves user’s COVID-19 test results on their smart phone. and also sends them notifications regarding health screening information that are being mandated by the destination country.
How will CommonPass help travelers?
The CommonPass app is developed by a Switzerland based public interest foundation called The Common Projects, in coordination with the World Economic Forum. it save the traveler’s COVID-19 test status and also sends them notifications regarding health screening information that are being mandated by the travelling country. which is instantly recognizable to officials.
It is expected that this will allow countries to reopen their borders carefully, and resume international travel, while protecting their people too.
How do I use the Common Pass App?
- Download the CommonPass App (Are currently under trails). The Common Pass App will be available for iOS and Android smart Phones.
- It have all Country Government travelling recognizable specific health screening requirements.
- You will then have to get tested for COVID-19 from the nearest registered laboratory who will give you an online account.
- By Using CommonPass, you can log in to your respective laboratory’s system and pull your results into your app.
- In the event that your outcomes conform to the objective nation’s prerequisite, the application produces a QR code guaranteeing that you are acceptable to travel.
- The QR code would then be able to be utilized to go through movement, and aircraft checks, without uncovering some other wellbeing subtleties.
When can I start to use the CommonPass app?
United Airline and Cathay Pacific tested the Common Pass. On flights from London to Newark and Hong Kong to Singapore. Trials yielded successful results.
If everything turn out come well. More than 15 Countries Airlines will soon be able to use the Common Pass App free by the beginning of 2021.
Apart from Civil Aviation, This Common Pass App could also allow restaurants, cinemas, hotels, sporting venues, concert venues, conferences and exhibition industry to reopen safely.
Common Pass is an app that lets traveler document their COVID-19 status (including traveller record of COVID-19 health Status, PCR tests and vaccinations), saves user’s COVID-19 test results on their smart phone. and also sends them notifications regarding health screening information that are being mandated by the destination country.
CommonPass lets individuals access their lab results and vaccination records, and consent to have that information used to validate their COVID status without revealing any other underlying personal health information.
No, it’s not comply. Maybe 2021, “CommonPass” compulsory in 15 countries including Europe, the Americas, Asia, Africa and the Middle East.
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