Amman, Jordan, 25 January 2022: Emirates Airlines partnered with the Biolab Medical Laboratory– the Kingdom’s leading accredited diagnostic laboratory - to conduct complementary PCR tests for all of the airline’s customers traveling to Dubai. The move helps to make the process of pre-departure travel requirements easy and as convenient as possible, at no cost for Emirates customers, providing them peace of mind while traveling with the airline.
The aim of the partnership is to facilitate an easier travel experience as travelers begin discovering the world again, in spite of the pandemic, and to take away the costs associated with PCR testing through Biolab Medical Laboratory’s superior testing technologies done in a professional and secure manner, to conduct PCR tests for all their passengers.
The founder and CEO of Biolab Medical Laboratory, Dr. AmidAbdelnour, said that the new agreement will help to meet the requirements of Emirates customers by alleviating the stress and hassle of current travel procedures.
Dr. Abdelnour Also highlighted the importance of their collaboration with Emirates Airline to cover all passengers' PCRs for free and without the need to pay any extra fees or any other additional charges.
“Noting the importance of that unique step”, Dr. Abdelnour was proud of the role played by Emirates in facilitating the travel of its customers around the world, by always providing world-class services and the highest standards. He stressed that Emirates is an industry leader when it comes to products and services on board and on the ground, in addition to its extensive network, as well as prioritizing robust health and safety protocols.
Mohammad Lootah, Area Manager Jordan said: “Emirates’ new agreement with Biolab is truly an embodiment of our ‘Fly Better’ promise to our customers by making travel easier with the added convenience of free pre-departure PCR testing with a trusted partner. This complements our generous rebooking waivers and complimentary COVID-19 medical cover for all customers, as we prioritize choice and flexibility and help build more travel confidence amongst our Jordanian customers.”
All customers booking and traveling with Emirates from Amman to Dubai can take advantage of obtaining a free PCR test after booking their flight. Customers will need to fill out an online form at https://emirates.biolab.jo/ to receive a QR code to present at any Biolab branch for their free PCR test.
As a regional pioneer in the field of medical diagnostics and laboratory testing, Biolab provides an extensive portfolio of more than 700 diagnostic services, catering to individuals, physicians, hospitals, and other laboratories across the Middle East. In Jordan, Biolab operates a total of 20 branches, in key locations throughout the Kingdom.
Biolab’s is now the only stand-alone laboratory in the region that is endorsed by four international accreditation bodies, including the College of American Pathologists (CAP), Joint Commission International (JCI), ISO 15189 certification provided by the Jordanian Accreditation System (JAS) for quality health services, and the Health Care Accreditation Council (HCAC).