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Private jet charter company Set Jet has become the first company to perform free coronavirus (Covid-19) antibody indicator testing of its members.

Equipped with the technology, all staff, including pilots, cabin hostesses, maintenance personnel and member services representatives, will be tested just before flights.

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Test results will be kept confidential and provided in approximately ten to 15 minutes, according to the company.

The quick, on-site Covid-19 antibody indicator tests are managed under a partnership between the company and Arizona-based patient care provider The CORE Institute.

Set Jet CEO Tom Smith said: “Set Jet, with its fanatically clean private terminal, member’s lounge and spacious 13 to 15 seat VIP-configured aircraft was already a much better solution than flying commercial or with other high capacity semi-private operators.

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“Now, with Set Jet’s employee and pre-flight Covid-19 Member Testing Program, there is not a safer way to fly anywhere in the world during these challenging times.”

Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, Set Jet introduced flights in late-2019. It has yet to cancel a single flight and so far maintained a 100% dispatch rate.

The membership-based company noted that hygiene and safety measures will be enhanced across its aircraft, private terminal and member lounge. It will perform cleaning and sterilising procedures using hospital-grade disinfectant before, during and after each flight.

Moreover, the company is currently working on offering tests for interested non-Set Jet members. It could be available in the coming weeks.

The confirmed cases on Covid-19 have reached 941,202 worldwide while the death toll is 47,631.