Foreign travelers flock to Florida as pandemic travel ban expires

ORLANDO, Fla. — A big boost from tourism is expected at Orlando International Airport.

Foreign travelers will be flocking to Florida once again.

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Four international flights are set to land at the airport on Monday, which few would have predicted would stay in place for 20 months.

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The U.S. has now dropped the pandemic travel ban.

International travelers will need to show proof of vaccination and a recent negative COVID-19 test.

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It’s an important step forward for economic recovery.

Airport officials said the reopening will make for full flights and long lines.

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