A Lufthansa Airlines Boeing 747-8 lands at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, in March 2020. Photo: AFP
A Lufthansa Airlines Boeing 747-8 lands at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, in March 2020. Photo: AFP

US dropping Covid-19 tests for incoming air travel

  • The move marks a major step in the country’s gradual lifting of pandemic restrictions, just over a month after it crossed the threshold of 1 million deaths
  • With the US economy plagued by rocketing inflation, the announcement was welcomed by the travel sector

A Lufthansa Airlines Boeing 747-8 lands at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, in March 2020. Photo: AFP
A Lufthansa Airlines Boeing 747-8 lands at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, in March 2020. Photo: AFP
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