UNITED Airlines is now offering fully vaccinated people the chance to win free flights anywhere in the world.
The “Your Shot to Fly” sweepstake requires members of the MileagePlus program to upload their vaccination cards online or through the United Airlines app by June 22.
United Airlines offers travelers the chance to win free flightsCredit: Getty
The airline is set to give away 30 pairs of tickets throughout June for travelers to go “to anywhere in the world United flies”
Five lucky participants who will be selected randomly will also win the grand prize; a whole year of free travel for themselves and a companion.
“We’re proud to do our part to incentivise people to get their shot,” said United CEO Scott Kirby.
“Thanks to the vaccine, more and more destinations are opening up for travel – and we know our customers are eager to fly.
“We’re excited to give people one more reason to get vaccinated so they can reunite with friends and family or take that long-awaited vacation which all could be just one shot away.”
United is currently the only airline allowing customers to upload their testing and vaccination records to its digital platform.
Five lucky participants will win the grand prizeCredit: Getty
Other companies have also offer rewards to those who are fully vaccinated by offering free food, drinks or discounts, in a bid to encourage more people to get the jab.
Meanwhile the states of New York, Maryland and Ohio offering free lottery tickets to those vaccinated.
“Get vaccinated – or wear a mask until you do,” Joe Biden said earlier this month after the CDC announced the new guidance for vaccinated people which allow them not to wear a mask practice social distancing.