Etihad rolls out IATA Journey Move to seven cities following profitable trials
Following profitable trials, Etihad Airways has expanded IATA’s digital well being passport on flights between Abu Dhabi and 7 locations throughout its community.
The IATA Journey Move is on the market for company on all Etihad flights between Abu Dhabi and Bangkok, Barcelona, Geneva, Madrid, Milan, New York and Singapore and gives the comfort of a one-stop platform for managing COVID-19 documentation.
Mohammad Al Bulooki, Chief Working Officer at Etihad Aviation Group, mentioned: “The suggestions from the IATA Journey Move trial has been optimistic, with Etihad’s company appreciating its ease-of-use and knowledge safety. Etihad is happy to now make IATA Journey Move obtainable on flights to and from seven main world cities, offering extra company with the choice of simplifying their journey and airport expertise.”
Nick Careen, IATA’s Senior Vice President for Operations, Security and Safety, mentioned: “Etihad’s determination to increase IATA Journey Move based mostly on optimistic buyer suggestions is a powerful endorsement of the answer. IATA Journey go was designed to offer a one-stop-shop answer for travellers to soundly and effectively handle their COVID-19 documentation and generate an ‘OK to Journey’ which airways can belief. It’s nice to see the app in use facilitating the restart of worldwide journey.”
Etihad Airways was one of many first airways globally to start testing IATA Journey Move in April 2021 in assist of a worldwide, standardised answer for travellers to validate their paperwork and navigate COVID-19 journey necessities.
To entry the IATA Journey Move, passengers must obtain the IATA Journey Move app for Android or iOS, the place they will add their Etihad Airways journey itinerary, view their journey necessities and securely share their PCR check outcomes.
The IATA Journey Move app additionally consists of performance to add vaccination certificates, opening up alternatives for journey the place vaccination is a requirement. At the moment the app is ready to settle for EU Digital Covid Certificates issued by all 27 member states of the European Union plus Switzerland, Iceland, Norway, and Lichtenstein in addition to vaccine certificates from Singapore and Qatar. As vaccines proceed to roll out globally, increasingly more travellers around the globe will be capable to add their authorities issued COVID-19 vaccine certificates to facilitate seamless journey.
The airline is constant to work carefully with IATA to progressively roll out the digital journey go to extra cities throughout its route community.