Coronavirus exposure identified on another international Montreal flight

Aug 6 2020, 12:44 pm
A Montreal flight from August 1 was added to the Government of Canada’s possible coronavirus exposure list.

Passengers on three international flights that touched down in Montreal could have been exposed to COVID-19, according to the Government of Canada.

Three domestic flights that departed from Montreal or landed at YUL could also have led to a virus exposure.

On the government’s website, officials have updated a list that features which flights with confirmed coronavirus cases have arrived or departed from Montreal.

Most recently, an August 1 flight departing from Paris (AF0342) was added to the list as well as a domestic flight from Moncton (AC8903).

All of Montreal’s international flights with at least one confirmed COVID-19 case has had its affected rows identified.

Air Canada has three total flights that departed from or arrived in Montreal with at least one confirmed case. Affected rows were identified in all cases which includes flights to and from Toronto, Vancouver, and Moncton.

The information is collected through provincial, territorial, and international health authorities and public websites.

Travellers are reminded that they are to self-isolate for 14 days upon entry into Canada.

“This is mandatory, whether or not you have symptoms,” the government states.

Flights are added and removed regularly by the Government of Canada on its website.

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