What To Know Before You Go
- Requirements for Air Travelers to the U.S.
Effective November 8, 2021, all non-immigrant, non-citizen air travelers to the United States will be required to be fully vaccinated and to provide proof of vaccination status prior to boarding an airplane to the United States.
- Регулятор ЕС может провести экспертизу "Спутника-V" не раньше I квартала 2022 года. Об этом сообщает агентство Reuters. По данным Европейского агентства лекарственных средств, это произойдёт, если регулятор получит недостающие данные до конца ноября.
October 15, 2021
- Those vaccinated with Sputnik will not be able to travel to the US as long as Sputnik is not approved by the FDA/WHO.
September 20, 2021
The United States announced a new international air travel system, opening travel for all vaccinated foreign nationals in early November, including those currently impacted by the U.S. travel ban.
Travelers will need to show proof of full vaccination with one of the following vaccines: Pfizer/BioNTech, Moderna, AstraZeneca, Janssen/Johnson & Johnson, Sinopharm/BIBP and Sinovac prior to boarding U.S.-bound planes. A COVID-19 test will also continue to be required within three days of departure, proof of negative results must be shown. Enhanced contact tracing and masking will also be required, but there will be no quarantine mandate.
FOR CRUISES DEPARTING FROM THE U.S.
All cruise guests 12 years and older must to be fully vaccinated beginning September 3, 2021. Accordingly, MSC Cruises requires to present proof of COVID-19 vaccination, with the final dose of their vaccine administered to be at least 14 days before sailing.
Guests will be considered fully vaccinated if they have received their second dose in a 2-dose series, such as the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines (or their single dose, such as the Johnson & Johnson vaccine) at least 14 days prior to the cruise. Currently, the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) does not recognize any mixed combination of COVID-19 vaccines as fully vaccinated.