Vaccine travel passports are all set for lift-off

Plans are afoot for the introduction of Ireland’s digital vaccine passport, which will allow people to travel around Europe later this summer

Aaron Rogan

News Correspondent @aarrogan
9th May, 2021
Vaccine travel passports are all set for lift-off
A cinema worker in the centre of Copenhagen checks the ‘coronapas’ of a customer as movie theatres reopen after Covid-19 restrictions. The coronapas app shows the holder’s recent test results and if they have been fully vaccinated Getty

When FC Midtjylland took the lead against Copenhagen two weeks ago, their Brazilian-born striker, Júnior Brumado, did something he has not done for more than a year.

He ran to celebrate in front of his team’s supporters.

More than 4,000 were watching from the stands of the MCH Arena in Herning, Denmark as Brumado’s opening goal was followed by three more for the home side to win 4-1.

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