Iata Travel Pass app to go live within ‘weeks’, Iata boss says

SourceThe National
SectorTourism
CountryMiddle east

The Iata Travel Pass, a health app that is currently being tested with airlines around the world, is set to go live within weeks, according to the International Air Transport Association’s chief.

A number of Middle East and global carriers will launch the digital travel pass for Covid-19 test results and vaccine certification, Willie Walsh, director-general of Iata, told reporters at a press briefing on Thursday.

“We expect it to go out of testing mode in the next couple of weeks,” he said.

Emirates and Etihad Airways are among the regional airlines conducting trials of the Iata Travel Pass on select routes.

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