EU Bets On Digital Passport To Recover From COVID-19 Crisis

EU dignitaries Thierry Breton, Ursula von der Leyen and Didier Reynders
EU Commissioner for Internal Market Thierry Breton (left), European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and EU Commissioner for Justice Didier Reynders presented plans for the Digital Green Certificate on March 17 in Brussels.
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European airlines operating at a fraction of their normal spring levels are hoping that plans for a Digital Green Certificate—a document that will provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test, antibodies or vaccination—will boost confidence and convince consumers to book summer vacations. Under a new...
Helen Massy-Beresford

Based in Paris, Helen Massy-Beresford covers European and Middle Eastern airlines, the European Commission’s air transport policy and the air cargo industry for Aviation Week & Space Technology and Aviation Daily.

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