Several flights depart/arrive at Pearson Airport in Mississauga with confirmed COVID-19 cases

Published December 15, 2020 at 7:46 pm


Throughout the past week, the federal government has reported several domestic and international travel flights that departed or arrived at Pearson Airport with confirmed cases of COVID-19.

Four of the domestic flights took place on Wednesday, December 9: WestJet flight WS670 arriving at Pearson, WestJet flight WS254 departing Pearson, Air Canada/Jazz flight AC8210 departing Pearson, and Air Canada flight AC144 arriving at Pearson.

Additionally, WestJet flight WS652 arrived at Pearson on Friday, December 11.

Several rows were affected on each of the flights.

In terms of international flights, Emirates flight EK242 departed Pearson on December 9, while Delta Airlines flight DL4664 and American Airlines flight AA5586 arrived at Pearson on December 10.

Passengers in affected rows (or all passengers on the flight if rows aren’t specified) are advised to self-monitor for symptoms for 14 days and contact public health if they start showing symptoms of the virus.

All residents are reminded to quarantine for 14 days after returning to Canada from travel abroad.

More information on these flights and all other flights with confirmed COVID-19 cases is available on the federal government’s website.

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