Select passengers on flights to and from Alberta directed to self isolate

Mar 15 2020, 5:02 pm

The Government of Alberta is asking select passengers that travelled on certain flights to and from Calgary and Edmonton to self isolate for 14 days because individuals were on board that have been confirmed to have COVID-19 (coronavirus).

The flight information was released yesterday evening, and it gives details about eight flights to and from Alberta that occurred between March 2 and 9, 2020, including the affected seats.

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Passengers that travelled on these flights and sat in the affected seats are being directed to self-isolate for 14 days and monitor for symptoms after they’ve arrived in Canada.

If symptoms occur, individuals are being asked to complete an online COVID-19 self-assessment.

This document will be updated with new information about affected flights as it is received.

With coronavirus on the rise, Health Canada is reminding individuals who attend events and large gatherings to monitor their health for signs and symptoms of COVID-19. And if you’re not feeling well, they recommend staying home at this time. Also, due to unexpected cancellations, please check the event you plan to attend is still taking place. Keep up with COVID-19 news here.

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