Saudi Arabia announces new conditions and procedures for travel


Saudi Arabia announces new conditions and procedures for travel



One of the wings of Jeddah Airport, Saudi Arabia – Archive

The President of the General Authority of Civil Aviation in Saudi Arabia, Chairman of the Corona Committee, Abdulaziz Al-Duaij, announced that passenger travel data will be linked to the health status of the traveler through the “Tawakolna” application.

Al-Duailj indicated that all airlines operating in the Kingdom should be informed of the need to quickly connect passenger travel data in the “Tawakolna” application, provided that “the issuance of the boarding pass is limited to travelers whose health status in the application is (immunized) or (not confirmed), as of Yesterday Thursday. ”

And he stressed that airlines give passengers on the reservation system a mechanism to inform travelers through text messages to cancel their reservations if their health condition is different from the aforementioned cases.

The Saudi Civil Aviation Authority, in cooperation with the security authorities, is working to intensify inspection tours and control visits at airports, the Authority’s buildings and its facilities, to detect violators of the precautionary measures. It has also activated the temperature screening point and the application of “Tawakolna”, and an officer has been appointed in each facility and more than 250 observers. To follow up the implementation of the precautionary measures.

Source: “Okaz”


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