5 Toronto flights identified with confirmed COVID-19 cases

Dec 18 2020, 12:44 pm

The Canadian government has identified several COVID-19 cases on international flights to and from Toronto since early this week.

According to the Government of Canada site, five new flights with positive cases have been added over the past weekend; however, affected rows for all flights are unknown.

On December 13, Air France flight AF356 from Paris to Toronto confirmed a COVID-19 case onboard.

That same day, Air Canada/Rouge flight AC1625 from Fort Lauderdale to Toronto also reported a case on the flight.

On December 14, two Sunwing flights, WG9856, and WG2855 from Mexico City to Toronto and Toronto to Mexico City, respectively, reported a case on each flight.

On December 15, Pakistan International Airlines flight PK782 from Toronto to Islamabad also reported a positive COVID-19 case.

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Canadian Government

“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.