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COVID-19 warning issued for two flights at YVR

Last Updated Aug 2, 2020 at 3:43 pm PDT

A runway and plane near the terminal at the Vancouver International Airport in Richmond in the summer of 2019. (Source: Riley Phillips/NEWS 1130)
Summary

Two more flights have been added to the Bc Centre for Disease Contol's list of potential COVID-19 exposures

The warning for the July 27 from Vancouver to Calgary applies to people seated in rows 18 - 24. 

The warning for the July 29 flight from Ottawa to Vancouver applies to row 4, as well as rows 12 - 17. 

VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) — Passengers on two flights connected to Vancouver International Airport are being warned of potential exposure to COVID-19.

The BC Centre for Disease Control added the flights to their list Sunday.

The warning for the flight from Vancouver to Calgary applies to people seated in rows 18 – 24.

The warning for the flight from Ottawa to Vancouver applies to people seated in row 4, as well as rows 12 – 17.

“The information available here is updated as we become aware of flights with an origin or destination in British Columbia with a case of COVID-19 on board. If you have travelled to/from other parts of Canada, and are concerned about potential in-flight exposure, please check for similar information posted on other provincial public health web sites,” according to the BCCDC.