LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — United Airlines will start offering free COVID-19 testing to passengers ahead of their flights as part of a new pilot program.
The airline hopes the move will help get more people traveling again.READ MORE: California Focusing On Urgent Projects As Wildfire Season Looms
The testing, which will start as just a trial program, could essentially guarantee that everyone aboard the aircraft is COVID-19 negative.READ MORE: Future Of Hollywood's Cinerama Dome Still In Question
The four-week trial run will start on Nov. 16 for people flying between Newark and London.MORE NEWS: Paul Flores, Father Arrested In 1996 Disappearance Of Kristin Smart
Passengers will have to arrive three hours before their scheduled flight to get the rapid test results.