Revealed on Monday, July 12, 2021
Taiwan’s EVA Air will conduct a pilot of the AOKpass well being certificates platform and app. The pilot, which can be AOKpass’ first in Asia, can be obtainable on flights between Taiwan Taoyuan Airport (TPE) and San Francisco and Los Angeles.Utilizing the app, travellers will have the ability to securely confirm their Covid-19 check outcomes with the airline, from labs authorized by native well being authorities.They may profit from quick monitor channels at San Francisco and Los Angeles. AOKpass has already been on over 500 flights.EVA Air spokesperson, David Chen, mentioned: “It’s vitally necessary that our passengers’ well being is protected, their knowledge is safe they usually have a handy journey expertise. AOKpass helps all these three key goals and the pilot can be assisted by our trusted medical companion, MedAire. By operating a six-week pilot we can see the constant advantages to our passengers.”Underneath present rules, travellers to and from Taiwan Taoyuan Airport are required to take a PCR check for Covid-19 72 hours previous to departure.With the AOKpass, EVA Air passengers are in a position to retailer their PCR check outcomes digitally on their cell gadgets for later verification on the airport.The AOKpass administration system completes this verification utilizing a world, blockchain-based community.