Austria Launches CoV Mass Testing: Vienna Tests at 3 Locations until December 13 - How does it work?

More+More+ ♦ Published: December 4, 2020; 10:17 ♦ (Vindobona)

From today, December 4 to December 13, comprehensive corona mass tests will take place in Vienna. The free quick test can be taken at 3 locations. Anyway, the mass tests are generating great interest.

Until December 13, comprehensive corona mass tests take place in Vienna. / Picture: © Wikimedia Commons / Xplus1, CC BY-SA 4.0 , via Wikimedia Commons

In Vienna, residents can take the test at three locations until 13 December.

The aim is to detect especially symptom-free infected persons in order to break the infection chains.

In Vienna there are 3 test lanes for the rapid tests with a total of around 300 test lines. This makes almost 15,000 tests per hour possible.

The government hopes that several million…