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  • Commonwealth’s airport exams could be the future of travel
  • Tourism-dependent Caribbean islands wrestle with reopening
A closed beach in San Juan on May 21.

A closed beach in San Juan on May 21.

Photographer: Gabriella N. Báez/Bloomberg

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Known for its world-class beaches, laid-back vibe and status as a natural-disaster magnet, Puerto Rico is hoping to make another name for itself: innovator in pandemic travel.