Hawaiian Airlines Opens Pre-Journey COVID-19 Tests Web-site at Extensive Seashore Airport

January 12, 2021, 3:02 PM HST

Prolonged Seaside Airport, in partnership with Hawaiian Airlines, today welcomed its initially COVID-19 testing web-site, available exclusively for the airlines’ visitors traveling to the Hawaiian Islands. Starting Jan. 16, the airport will also host a testing clinic open to all airline travellers.

“This is a welcome hard work to increase testing potential for the Metropolis of Prolonged Beach front in a strategically critical area,” stated Mayor Robert Garcia. “As we glance forward in 2021, Extensive Beach Airport is well-poised to acquire benefit of an eventual maximize in demand for air vacation.” 

Hawaiian Airlines’ travel-through lab features $90 polymerase chain reaction (PCR) exams with final results provided inside of 36 hrs.

The Point out of Hawai‘i currently exempts visitors and returning residents from quarantine if they obtain a unfavorable pre-journey COVID-19 test end result by an permitted tests associate no extra than 72 hrs before their scheduled departure time. 

The airline, which delivers five weekly nonstop flights involving Long Seaside and Honolulu and each day nonstop flights to Kahului, Maui setting up March 9, partnered with Prolonged Beach front-based Worksite Labs, which administers the screening web site daily from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the LGB main entrance positioned at 4100 Donald Douglas Dr. To study more and to timetable a generate-by means of appointment, visit hawaiianairlines.com/WorksiteLabsTest

The airport experiences that at present, all of Southern California is under a Regional Continue to be at Dwelling Buy, and all non-vital journey is quickly limited. For all those who have crucial vacation wants, LGB has instituted a range of steps to increase passenger security, such as actual physical distancing, new disinfecting protocols and a experience masking need. 

The carrier also ideas to expand its community of pre-travel screening spots to four further US mainland gateway towns before spring, including Sacramento, San Diego, Portland and Phoenix.