Come Saturday, 17th July, citizens seeking to travel abroad can receive their Covid-19 testing right at the Piarco International Airport.
This as the St Augustine Medical Laboratory Ltd has partnered with the Airports Authority to offer Covid-19 testing.
In a press release on Thursday, it said the testing “for travellers and members of the public” will begin on Saturday and will take place at the mezzanine level of the Atrium section at the airport.
The lab is one of four Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) approved testing sites in Trinidad and Tobago, and is the only local lab to achieve international accreditation for PCR testing.
According to the release, “The authority looks forward to the increase in activity at the Piarco International Airport and reminds stakeholders and airport users to observe all covid19 safety protocols in place.