CDC Requires Proof of Negative COVID Test or Recovery from All Air Passengers Arriving in US as of January 26, 2021
January 13, 2021
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued an Order requiring all air passengers arriving to the U.S. from a foreign country to get tested no more than 3 days before their flight departs and to provide proof of the negative result or documentation of having recovered from COVID-19 to the airline before boarding the flight. This Order will go into effect on January 26, 2021.
The Order applies to all passengers, including U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents, who are 2 years or older.
We recommend anyone considering international travel to closely review the CDC’s Frequently Asked Questions.