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COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q4 2021

Fri Oct 01, 2021 5:57 am

Welcome to the COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread for Q4 2021.

Please keep your posts aviation-focused.

Previous Q3 thread >>> viewtopic.php?t=1462331
 
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Fri Oct 01, 2021 5:05 pm

Some random bits.

Vietnam asked airlines to suspend domestic ticket sales as COVID cases continue to spike.
http://www.orientaviation.com/articles/ ... cket-sales

Australia says it will reopen to travel for citizens and permanent residents in November, albeit they will need 7-14 days of quarantine depending on vaccine status.
https://www.reuters.com/world/asia-paci ... 021-10-01/
 
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Sat Oct 02, 2021 8:51 pm

New research has uncovered more details about risk of Covid-19 transmission on planes including a sharp increase in the possible spread during in-flight meal service and the importance of precautions during boarding and deplaning.
Also no surprise newer variants have changed the risk equation compared to earlier studies during a pandemic.

WSJ story

What Science Knows Now About the Risk of Covid-19 Transmission on Planes
https://www.wsj.com/articles/covid-tran ... 1632857439
 
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Sat Oct 02, 2021 8:56 pm

Air NZ to implement vaccine requirements for international customers effective Feb 2022.

https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/covid-19- ... C5G3IM6YA/
 
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Sat Oct 02, 2021 9:41 pm

LAXintl wrote:
New research has uncovered more details about risk of Covid-19 transmission on planes including a sharp increase in the possible spread during in-flight meal service and the importance of precautions during boarding and deplaning.
Also no surprise newer variants have changed the risk equation compared to earlier studies during a pandemic.

WSJ story

What Science Knows Now About the Risk of Covid-19 Transmission on Planes
https://www.wsj.com/articles/covid-tran ... 1632857439


Until we can point to massive outbreaks occurring on airplanes, I don't know that this should result in any kind of changes to flights.
 
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Sun Oct 03, 2021 12:06 am

Hawaii extend emergency orders requiring masks and regulating travel amid ongoing concerns about high numbers of COVID-19 infections.

The proclamation would stay in effect for 60 days. The rules mandate masks in indoor public spaces. To avoid 10 days of quarantine upon arriving in the islands, travelers must show proof of vaccination or a negative result from a COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of their flight to Hawaii.
https://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/d ... 967142001/

And again a pair of travellers were arrested in Hawaii for having falsified test results after arrival into LIH on AA flight.
https://abc7.com/hawaii-covid-test-fake ... /11070494/
 
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Tue Oct 05, 2021 10:48 pm

Having reached over 50% of the population fully vaccinated, effective October 19th, Argentina removes any capacity restrictions for air arrivals into the country. Sanitary requirements still in place (full vaccination scheme, PCR testing) for arriving passengers.

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Wed Oct 06, 2021 4:16 pm

So Canadians make it official. Air and same rail passengers will be required to be fully vaccinated in order to travel effective October 30.

https://www.canada.ca/en/transport-cana ... llers.html
 
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Thu Oct 07, 2021 4:05 pm

CDC urges unvaccinated travelers to delay domestic trips until they are fully vaccinated.

https://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/n ... 002497001/
 
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Thu Oct 07, 2021 6:16 pm

Avianca’s new CEO Adrian Neuhauser does not share the optimistic prognosis of a full business travel recovery. Instead, he sees a significant decline going forward :shock:

“The threshold for a meeting to be in person has gone up,” he said. “We don’t think it’s a [down] 20 percent issue or 30 percent issue, we think it’s a 50, 60 percent issue of business travel going away. That impacts the entire design of our network, it impacts the entire design of our cabin, our commercial strategy.”

https://airlineweekly.com/2021/10/avian ... travelers/
 
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Fri Oct 15, 2021 6:32 pm

November 8th is the day U.S. will require international travellers to be fully vaccinated and lift the previous blanket bans.

https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/us-to-a ... -8-2576676
 
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Fri Oct 15, 2021 9:20 pm

UPlog wrote:
CDC urges unvaccinated travelers to delay domestic trips until they are fully vaccinated.

https://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/n ... 002497001/



UPlog wrote:
CDC urges unvaccinated travelers to delay domestic trips until they are fully vaccinated.

https://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/n ... 002497001/

I do not believe the above two are unrelated. I believe the USA will get away without a vaccine mandate for the eligible ages.

I do not think for Thanksgiving, but if cases stir up for Thanksgiving, there will be an executive order on air travel.

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Sat Oct 16, 2021 8:49 pm

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American Airlines, JetBlue, and Alaska Airlines are all joining United Airlines in firing everybody who is unvaccinated as soon as December 8 with no option for testing.

https://www.npr.org/sections/coronaviru ... es-jetblue

American Airlines would be technically going against their union for this as the union has requested for testing to be an option.


I just briefly saw another topic (now removed) on the Delta boss reckoning they have to make accommodations for those employees not vaccinated rather than threatening loss of employment.

Okay, I can see the issue you’d have with recruiting enough people fast enough to cover those lost jobs then training them up (we have that problem too), but my organisation even for those not in front line jobs had mandated vaccination and if we don’t have it by a particular date you are in a tricky situation. They are tracking who has first or first and second vaccination.

An airline would probably have no choice.

Feel free to delete this reply if you want.
 
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Sat Oct 16, 2021 10:47 pm

In July 2021, WN carried 93.52% the amount of domestic passengers that it carried in July 2019.

WN also carried more domestic passengers in July 2021 than in July 2019 at 26 stations out of 87 of its domestic stations and in 26 out of 76 domestic markets.

A more detailed discussion of the number of domestic passengers on WN in July 2019 vs. the number of domestic passengers on WN in July 2021 can be found at viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1456045&start=2850#p22998571.
 
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Sun Oct 17, 2021 10:15 am

cpd wrote:
Cardude2 wrote:
American Airlines, JetBlue, and Alaska Airlines are all joining United Airlines in firing everybody who is unvaccinated as soon as December 8 with no option for testing.

https://www.npr.org/sections/coronaviru ... es-jetblue

American Airlines would be technically going against their union for this as the union has requested for testing to be an option.


I just briefly saw another topic (now removed) on the Delta boss reckoning they have to make accommodations for those employees not vaccinated rather than threatening loss of employment.

Okay, I can see the issue you’d have with recruiting enough people fast enough to cover those lost jobs then training them up (we have that problem too), but my organisation even for those not in front line jobs had mandated vaccination and if we don’t have it by a particular date you are in a tricky situation. They are tracking who has first or first and second vaccination.

An airline would probably have no choice.

Feel free to delete this reply if you want.


I’ve said a few times the Feds will cave on either one or both of extending the deadline or allowing for testing instead of vaccination. They just won’t do it til the last minute. I feel Ed Bastian maybe knows that and that is why he is in no hurry at the moment to mandate it because he feels the cave is inevitable at some stage. The testing cost won’t be much as he said this week they’ll be 93-95% vaccinated anyway so if you’re talking those dirt cheap rapid tests at home or even rapids at a local pharmacy for just 3-4-5,000 employees a week who you’re charging 200 anyway. That ain’t much
 
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Sun Oct 17, 2021 11:07 am

cpd wrote:
Cardude2 wrote:
American Airlines, JetBlue, and Alaska Airlines are all joining United Airlines in firing everybody who is unvaccinated as soon as December 8 with no option for testing.

https://www.npr.org/sections/coronaviru ... es-jetblue

American Airlines would be technically going against their union for this as the union has requested for testing to be an option.


I just briefly saw another topic (now removed) on the Delta boss reckoning they have to make accommodations for those employees not vaccinated rather than threatening loss of employment.

Okay, I can see the issue you’d have with recruiting enough people fast enough to cover those lost jobs then training them up (we have that problem too), but my organisation even for those not in front line jobs had mandated vaccination and if we don’t have it by a particular date you are in a tricky situation. They are tracking who has first or first and second vaccination.

An airline would probably have no choice.

Feel free to delete this reply if you want.

This the article that you mentioned?
https://www.foxbusiness.com/media/delta ... ne-mandate
 
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Tue Oct 19, 2021 6:05 am

Air Canada banned from HKG for two-weeks for importation of COVID cases

http://www.orientaviation.com/articles/ ... -two-weeks
 
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Wed Oct 20, 2021 3:52 am

After many announcements over the past 20 months that had to be backpedaled due to continued travel restrictions between Argentina and Brazil, GOL will return to its largest international market on 19/12, Initially it will be one daily flight each to GIG and GRU and 2 weekly flights to FLN. All operations will be concentrated at Buenos Aires AEP and in cooperation/codeshare with AR. All flights operated with the 738NG.

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On a related note, both LATAM Brazil and LATAM Chile returned today to AEP with flights from GRU and SCL; LATAM Peru continues to operate, for the time being, at EZE with its flights from LIM. although those are expected to be moved to AEP eventually..
 
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Morocco banning flights from UK, Germany & Holland.

Wed Oct 20, 2021 4:35 pm

Hope this isn't going to start a new round of flight bans by other countries.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-58981507
 
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Thu Oct 21, 2021 1:22 pm

Latvia has gone into a 4 week lockdown today, and leaders of both Estonia and Lithuania are making noises about this being a possibility for their countries as well.
Some regions of Ukraine (red zones) are in lockdown, with the capital, Kyiv, being discussed as a potential red zone
Deaths in Bulgaria and Romania are currently very high

I am wondering whether we might be seeing demand for air travel to these and other countries fall quickly pretty soon

https://www.ecdc.europa.eu/en/cases-2019-ncov-eueea
 
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Comparing October 2021 vs 2019 in worlds top 20 air markets.


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Sat Oct 23, 2021 5:06 pm

Canada formally unveils an international travel vaccine passport. Starting Nov. 30 machine-readable QR code vaccine verification will be required.

https://www.thestar.com/politics/federa ... ut-it.html
 
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Sat Oct 23, 2021 10:36 pm

Russia will shut non-essential services between 28 October and 7 November in Moscow region. Its part of a nationwide paid week off starting on 30 October resulting for record COVID cases.

https://www.reuters.com/world/covid-19- ... 021-10-23/

Also all travelers arriving by air including those vaccinated, must present a negative result from a COVID-19 PCR test taken no more than 72 hours before their arrival in Russia and take a second such test within five days after entering the country. Russian citizens must self-isolate at home their return test results are known.

https://www.garda.com/crisis24/news-ale ... -update-60
 
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Gov't of Canada announces additional Canadian airports accepting international passenger flights

Tue Nov 02, 2021 4:22 pm

https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/g ... 83164.html

Effective on November 30, 2021, international flights carrying passengers will be permitted to land at the following additional Canadian airports:

St. John's International
John C. Munro Hamilton International
Region of Waterloo International
Regina International
Saskatoon John G. Diefenbaker International
Kelowna International
Abbotsford International
Victoria International


This is in addition to the 10 airports which are currently accepting international passenger flights, which are:

Halifax Stanfield International (YHZ)
Québec City Jean Lesage International (YQB)
Montréal-Trudeau International (YUL)
Ottawa/Macdonald–Cartier International (YOW)
Toronto Pearson International (YYZ)
Billy Bishop Toronto City Centre (YTZ)
Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International (YWG)
Edmonton International (YEG)
Calgary International (YYC)
Vancouver International (YVR)

This will be good news for airlines like Sunwing especially, whose business model relies on flying to sun destinations from a large number of Canadian cities rather than relying on connections to funnel their passengers to a hub airport. Flair could be another benefactor given the smattering of trans-border flights that they've been planning to operate from YHM, YXX, etc.
 
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Tue Nov 02, 2021 5:19 pm

What no Moose Jaw???
 
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Thu Nov 04, 2021 5:52 pm

Nepal Airlines banned from operating passenger flights to Hong Kong for 14 days due importation of cases.

https://twitter.com/tripperhead/status/ ... 1179798536
 
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Thu Nov 04, 2021 10:24 pm

Due to waning vaccine immunity, Isreal will only consider arrivals vaccinated if has been completed within last 180-days.

https://corona.health.gov.il/en/directi ... tab=by-air
https://www.timesofisrael.com/how-vacci ... ull-guide/
 
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Tue Nov 09, 2021 6:03 pm

UK airports and airlines are asking the government reinstate the 80:20 “Use it or Lose It” airport slot rules.

A coalition of airlines and airports have urged UK Transport Secretary Grant Shapps to reinstate the rules.

https://www.ttgmedia.com/news/make-airl ... told-31369
 
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Hong Kong

Thu Nov 18, 2021 5:31 am

It sounds as though things are getting pretty extreme in Hong Kong for air crew;

https://www.aljazeera.com/economy/2021/ ... hain-fears

https://www.instagram.com/p/CWRUkReB-yb ... 38712accc9

Not sure how or what Hong Kong / China envision for an end game by going to such extreme measures.
 
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Thu Nov 18, 2021 6:28 am

Restriction free travelling between China and Hong Kong is expected to begin in Dec (with quota) and mid-2022 (unlimited).
 
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Sat Nov 20, 2021 10:19 pm

With Austria going into a 20 day full national lockdown as COVID numbers continue to rise across Europe, airlines are being asked to reduce/cancel flights.
Travel for tourist reasons is not allowed from Monday onwards as hotels are set to close across the country for initial 10-day period.

https://eu.usatoday.com/story/travel/ne ... 680301002/
 
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U.S. issued a travel warning to avoid travel to Denmark and Germany. This adds to previous ones for Hungary, Iceland, Czech, Luxembourg, Russia, Ukraine, Belgium and the Netherlands as COVID sweeps across Europe again.

https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/noticescovid19
 
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Thu Nov 25, 2021 9:46 pm

I saw the UK will ban flights from South Africa, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Lesotho due to virulant new mutation.

Anyone arriving from these countries starting Sunday will have to quarantine in a hotel.

https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-59424269
 
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Thu Nov 25, 2021 9:52 pm

janders wrote:
I saw the UK will ban flights from South Africa, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Lesotho due to virulant new mutation.

Anyone arriving from these countries starting Sunday will have to quarantine in a hotel.

https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-59424269


Seems everyone is reacting quickly. Israel is banning travel from those countries as well.

http://www.news.cn/english/2021-11/26/c_1310333206.htm

In the end though, probably won’t matter - if it’s as contagious as they say, only a matter of time until it spreads like Delta
 
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Fri Nov 26, 2021 12:36 pm

Stock markets around the world have tumbled on the news. Airlines and travel firms hardest hit. BA stock down 10% Easyjet down 9% Rolls Royce down 9.4%. A top health official calls it "the most significant variant" to date
 
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Fri Nov 26, 2021 12:44 pm

I suppose its only a matter of time before international travel is shutdown again.
 
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Fri Nov 26, 2021 12:44 pm

Having seen what happened with the Delta variant, I believe countries will be much more willing to make travel to/from southern Africa difficult very quickly.
It may well end up going global... but Europe and N. America will likely be much more able to deal with it if it arrives slowly after mid Jan, compared to a large influx due to travel over the Xmas period when social distancing is more likely to be ignored
 
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Fri Nov 26, 2021 5:34 pm

baje427 wrote:
I suppose its only a matter of time before international travel is shutdown again.


I wouldn't be surprised, but I don't know how much good that would do. The strain is likely already spread beyond anyone's ability to control or limit it to one geographic area. Belgium's first known case was a person who returned from a trip to Egypt 11 days ago. Egypt is a long ways from SA...
 
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Fri Nov 26, 2021 7:11 pm

USA restricting travel from eight African countries

https://www.cnbc.com/2021/11/26/omicron ... tions.html
 
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Fri Nov 26, 2021 7:17 pm

If travel bans worked well, it would have never left China or Italy or Europe or New York or…
 
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Fri Nov 26, 2021 7:28 pm

jfklganyc wrote:
If travel bans worked well, it would have never left China or Italy or Europe or New York or…


The optics of doing something often is more important than doing something that has an effect.
 
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Fri Nov 26, 2021 7:29 pm

jfklganyc wrote:
If travel bans worked well, it would have never left China or Italy or Europe or New York or…


It had already spread everywhere by then. It could very well be the same this time
 
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Fri Nov 26, 2021 8:15 pm

LNCS0930 wrote:
jfklganyc wrote:
If travel bans worked well, it would have never left China or Italy or Europe or New York or…


It had already spread everywhere by then. It could very well be the same this time


Considering the travelers to HK and Israel tested negative for days until finally testing positive, and both were on airplanes full of other people, you can almost bet with certainly it has

Even if it didn’t spread on those particular flights, it is spreading around the world on other ones (or other modes of transport)
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Fri Nov 26, 2021 8:15 pm

A new variant was bound to happen as viruses constantly evolve. The difference between when the Gamma and Delta variants were detected and now is that over 50% of the world population is vaccinated and there are therapeutics available that curb the effects if you do become infected. With effective treatments available, hopefully governments will start realizing this virus is not going anywhere and to treat it as an endemic disease (i.e. no travel bans, lockdowns, etc.) sooner rather than later.
 
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Fri Nov 26, 2021 8:25 pm

NolaMD88fan wrote:
A new variant was bound to happen as viruses constantly evolve. The difference between when the Gamma and Delta variants were detected and now is that over 50% of the world population is vaccinated and there are therapeutics available that curb the effects if you do become infected. With effective treatments available, hopefully governments will start realizing this virus is not going anywhere and to treat it as an endemic disease (i.e. no travel bans, lockdowns, etc.) sooner rather than later.


FDA might have to fast track that Pfizer antiviral now. UK already approved it a few weeks ago I think
 
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Fri Nov 26, 2021 8:27 pm

Not related to new strain in South Africa, but Morocco announced the cessation of air links with France effective Sunday until further notice due high case count in France.

Quite an impact on airlines due to high level of service between nations.
https://www.air-journal.fr/2021-11-26-5 ... 31884.html
 
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Fri Nov 26, 2021 8:57 pm

With the infection in Beligum over 5 days old it must have spread to others.Eygpt is another popular location with the UK winter holiday group,guess that will be hit as well. European lock down seems likely this December. :(
 
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Sat Nov 27, 2021 8:11 am

On Friday Nov. 26, the Netherlands Health Authorities forced a COVID test on all passengers arriving from South Africa on two KLM flights; 1x B77W from CPT and 1x B77W from JNB.
Passengers were isolated from all other arriving passengers and were given an option, (1) rapid PCR test or (2) a 7 day hotel isolation.

Of the 600 arriving passengers a total of 61 tested positive for COVID = 10%.
All 61 passengers have been placed in isolation hotels.

https://nltimes.nl/2021/11/27/61-600-pa ... oronavirus

KLM will continue to operate to JNB & CPT, as only the citizens of 6x Southern Africa nations are banned from entering the EU, while EU citizens can travel freely to/from Southern Africa.
 
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Sat Nov 27, 2021 12:03 pm

factsonly wrote:
On Friday Nov. 26, the Netherlands Health Authorities forced a COVID test on all passengers arriving from South Africa on two KLM flights; 1x B77W from CPT and 1x B77W from JNB.
Passengers were isolated from all other arriving passengers and were given an option, (1) rapid PCR test or (2) a 7 day hotel isolation.

Of the 600 arriving passengers a total of 61 tested positive for COVID = 10%.
All 61 passengers have been placed in isolation hotels.

https://nltimes.nl/2021/11/27/61-600-pa ... oronavirus

KLM will continue to operate to JNB & CPT, as only the citizens of 6x Southern Africa nations are banned from entering the EU, while EU citizens can travel freely to/from Southern Africa.


Huh, interesting that the restrictions are based on citizenship, not resdency. I'm also surprised that they are not isolating the other passengers who tested negative for 10 days and re-test.
 
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Sun Nov 28, 2021 9:57 pm

Israel is closing its borders to foreigners for 14-day period, while returning Isrealis will have to quarantine.

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-59448547

I suspect many flights will be cancelled at TLV as result in coming weeks.

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Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos