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Airlines Ask WHO to Back Quarantine-Free Travel After Vaccines

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Travelers At SFO Airport Ahead Of Christmas Holiday
Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

The airline industry has called on the World Health Organization to rule it’s safe for people to fly without quarantining once they’ve had a coronavirus vaccine.

Acknowledgement of that principle from the United Nations agency is vital to the development of a digital-travel pass aimed at getting people moving again once infection rates ease, the International Air Transport Association said Wednesday.