More international Toronto flights have confirmed COVID-19 cases

Oct 22 2020, 8:27 pm

The Canadian government has identified more coronavirus cases on three international flights to and from Toronto last week.

According to the Government of Canada, Egypt Air flight MS996 from Toronto to Cairo on October 16 has reported confirmed coronavirus cases onboard the flight; however, the affected rows are unknown at the moment.

The next day, on October 17, WestJet flight WS2703 from Montego Bay to Toronto had also reported a case and identified affected rows two to eight.

That same day, United Airlines flight UA3883 from Chicago to Toronto had also confirmed a COVID-19 case and identified rows eight to 14.


Government of Canada

“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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