More international flights to Toronto identified with confirmed coronavirus cases

Aug 24 2020, 11:52 am

The Government of Canada has identified four international flights to Toronto where passengers may have been exposed to COVID-19 last week.

According to the updated log, flight number LH470 with Lufthansa airlines from Frankfurt, Germany, to Toronto was identified with COVID-19 on August 16.

Rows 33 to 39 were those found to have been affected.

The next day, on August 17, the same flight number with Lufthansa, from Frankfurt, Germany, to Toronto also had a confirmed case in rows 18 to 24.

That same day, Air Transat, flight number TS765 from Porto, Portugal, to Toronto identified a COVID-19 case among rows six to 12.


Government of Canada

Air Canada flight number AC1255 from Kingston, Jamaica, to Toronto had rows 19 to 25 affected by the virus on August 17 as well.

“If you have recently returned to Canada, you must quarantine for 14 days from the date you arrived in Canada. This is mandatory, whether or not you have symptoms,” the government’s website reads.

For up-to-date information or to see if your flight was affected, visit the Government of Canada’s website.

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