25 Toronto flights identified with confirmed COVID-19 cases

Mar 9 2021, 12:56 pm

The Canadian government has identified 25 more COVID-19 cases on international and domestic flights to and from Toronto.

According to the Government of Canada website, reported flights span from March 3 to March 6, from Air Canada and WestJet.

Affected domestic flights are as follows:

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Government of Canada

As for international flights, 19 COVID-19 cases were reported between March 2 to March 6.

Affected airlines included Ethiopian Airlines, Philippine Air Lines, Air Canada, Egypt Air, Emirates, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Turkish Airlines, and Air India.

Here’s a list of the affected international flights:

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Government of Canada

It is now required that travellers returning to Canada take a COVID-19 test and, while they wait for the result, quarantine for three days at a supervised hotel – a total of $2,000 per person.

For travellers who are making their way into the country, the Government of Canada has added nine more hotels at Toronto’s Pearson Airport to its list of ones approved, bringing the total to 13.

“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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