As a way of cushioning the effect of the deadly coronavirus, Cathay Pacific airline has announced the provision of free COVID 19 insurance to travelers. This free insurance takes effect immediately from now through February 28, 2021. All travelers who book their flights from the airline are entitled to free COVID-19 insurance. This insurance will provide full medical coverage to travelers on all their COVID 19 related expenses.
The insurance is worth up to $200,000, covering COVID 19 tests, treatment, deportation cost, and a host of other ancillary expenditures. Passengers asked to observe the compulsory 14 days quarantine away from their home country are entitled to $100 per day for 14 days.
This insurance is valid for 30 days. The Cathay Pacific airline will foot the cost of all the COVID 19 related expenses the traveler will incur within 30 days or throughout the stay in as much as it does not exist 30 days.
Travelers should note that insurance only covers COVID 19 related expenses. In this vein, every other cost incurred outside COVID-19 is at the expense of the traveler. Travelers must also note that insurance is only valid when you are away from your home country. The moment the traveler is back in his home country, Cathay Pacific Airline will not be responsible for your COVID 19 related expenses.