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US Pre Travel test requirement ends this weekend

Old Jun 10, 2022, 9:01 am
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US Pre Travel test requirement ends this weekend

As reported by AP ( not before time !)

US lifts COVID-19 test requirement for international travel | AP News
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Old Jun 10, 2022, 9:04 am
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About time indeed. I was actually expecting the CDC to recommend moving the 1 day testing limit to 3 days before eventually deciding to scrap testing all together.
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Old Jun 10, 2022, 9:09 am
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Great news to start the weekend off with
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Old Jun 10, 2022, 9:16 am
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Hopefully my last pre-travel test this morning !
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Old Jun 10, 2022, 9:16 am
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Great news! Guessing BA had the heads up on this which played a role in ending the BWC guarantee early.
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Old Jun 10, 2022, 9:38 am
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Originally Posted by MaxFlyer
About time indeed. I was actually expecting the CDC to recommend moving the 1 day testing limit to 3 days before eventually deciding to scrap testing all together.
Yeah that would have been unsurprising ... Better that they didn't for sure !
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Old Jun 10, 2022, 9:44 am
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I recently cancelled a trip to the US as I was not prepared to adhere to the US regulations. It is a shame because if I wanted to reinstate the trip now it would be more than double the price. Not sure when I will be crossing the pond.
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Old Jun 10, 2022, 9:48 am
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Excellent news. Now to find a destination and a sensible fare!
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Old Jun 10, 2022, 9:50 am
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Originally Posted by Rubecula
I recently cancelled a trip to the US as I was not prepared to adhere to the US regulations. It is a shame because if I wanted to reinstate the trip now it would be more than double the price. Not sure when I will be crossing the pond.
We all have to abide by numerous regulations set by the countries we visit, and getting a rapid antigen test the day before flying wasn't exactly difficult.
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Old Jun 10, 2022, 9:53 am
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Excellent news although I have now officially wasted 200 on tests I wont need in the coming weeks!
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Old Jun 10, 2022, 9:55 am
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Originally Posted by crazy8534
Excellent news although I have now officially wasted 200 on tests I wont need in the coming weeks!
Most providers will give a refund minus an admin fee.
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Old Jun 10, 2022, 9:59 am
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Originally Posted by Misco60
We all have to abide by numerous regulations set by the countries we visit, and getting a rapid antigen test the day before flying wasn't exactly difficult.
I accept most people will agree with you but I am not one of them.
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Old Jun 10, 2022, 10:03 am
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I will wait for the formal announcement before I cancel anything.
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Old Jun 10, 2022, 10:31 am
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ExpressTest are just offering a voucher and the provider in Spain (at Madrid T4) is allowing free changes.
I guess their business model is dead for now.
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Old Jun 10, 2022, 10:33 am
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Originally Posted by jayjaygee
I will wait for the formal announcement before I cancel anything.
Agreed. I'm also worried Airlines may not have caught up by then.
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