June 6, 2023

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4 more Vancouver flights added to COVID-19 exposure record

4 more Vancouver flights added to COVID-19 exposure list

A further 4 flights have been included to the BC Centre for Disease Control’s COVID-19 exposures listing.

All four either arrived or departed from Vancouver late final thirty day period. A few have been domestic, even though one particular was global.

The 1st flight landed in Vancouver from Toronto on July 24. The flight selection is Air Canada 119, and rows 12 to 18 are believed to be most at chance of exposure to the virus.

The second flight departed from Vancouver for Edmonton a few times later on, on July 27. That flight quantity is WestJet 186. Persons in rows two to eight may perhaps be most at hazard of COVID-19 publicity.

The very same route – WestJet 186 from Vancouver to Edmonton – also experienced a COVID-19 exposure on July 30. The best-threat rows on that day’s flight ended up rows 6 to 12.

Lastly, a July 29 flight that landed in Vancouver soon after leaving from Amsterdam was also added to the BCCDC’s checklist. That flight, KLM 681, experienced an publicity someplace in rows 31 to 35.

Since the commence of July, 21 domestic flights and 21 worldwide flights have been added to B.C.’s exposures list.  

Any one on one particular of the domestic flights should self-watch for symptoms for 14 days. Anybody arriving internationally is demanded to isolate and check them selves for indications for 14 times. 

B.C. well being officers no lengthier instantly call people who had been seated in close proximity to a confirmed case of COVID-19 on a flight. Instead, the BCCDC supplies updates on flights with confirmed conditions as it results in being conscious of them.


A total list of recent exposures can be observed on the BCCDC’s website.