Air passengers will also be required to confirm that the information they present is true in the form of an attestation. No, the Order to present a documentation of a negative COVID-19 test or recovery from COVID-19 does not apply to air passengers flying from a US territory to a US state. Do I still need a negative COVID-19 test or documentation of recovery from COVID-19? Some state and local governments may have similar or more restrictive testing requirements for air passengers arriving in their jurisdictions. Air passengers traveling to the US are required to present a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery.