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In order to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, one airline actually tested its passengers before their flight took off this week.
On Wednesday, Emirates tested all passengers who were set to fly to Tunisia from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, for COVID-19, according to a press release from the airline.
According to the release, Emirates is the first airline to test its passengers for the virus.
The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) conducted the blood tests in Terminal 3 of Dubai International Airport. The test results came back after about 10 minutes, the release said.