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Europe: COVID-19 Trip Support Updates

 

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Albania - Open with NO Restrictions - 12/09/2020

ALBANIA

Last Updated: 12/09/2020
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 05, 2020

OPEN
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • No flight restrictions.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • No mandatory quarantine. Quarantine will only apply in specific cases when ordered by health authorities. Enhanced screening and quarantine measures are being implemented. Travelers should be prepared for travel restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. 
  • No mandatory PCR test.
  • Nationwide curfew applies and public movement is restricted between 10 pm and 6 am. Travelers are recommended to remain aware of the local lockdown rules as changes can occur on a short notice. 

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-EVALUATED

  • January 05, 2020

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS

  • No COVID-19 NOTAMs.

Armenia - Open with Restrictions - 01/12/2021

ARMENIA


Last Updated:  01/12/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 18, 2021
OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to enter
US passengers: Allowed to enter
Quarantine: No quarantine with a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours
 

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Restrictions on entry of non-Armenian citizens have been lifted and foreign nationals are permitted to enter via air.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • All arriving passengers must pass a PCR test at the airport. Alternatively, a negative PCR test result not older than 72 hours is accepted if provided in Armenian/Russian or in English.
  • Certificate must include the full contact details of the medical company with signature and seal of the head of the company, and the detailed information of the passenger.
  • Passengers that are tested at the airport are required to self-isolate until the test results are received.
  • A 14-day self-quarantine is required for passengers exposed to someone testing positive.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • January 18

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A0057/20

COVID-19: INFORMATION
THE ARMENIAN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORTS UDYZ AND UDSG (SEE AIP ARMENIA)
ARE READY FOR ACFT PARKING FOR FOREIGN AIR CARRIERS DURING COVID-19
PANDEMIC PERIOD.
1.THE REQUEST FOR PARKING NEED TO BE APPLIED TO THE ADDRESSES
MENTIONED BELOW.
2.ALL ACFT CREWS IN CASE OF ABSENCE OF BACK FLIGHT THE ACCOMMODATION
SHOULD BE ORDERED ONLY FROM THE PROPOSED LIST OF OPTIONS.
3.THE AIRPORT ZVARTNOTS UDYZ IS OPEN AS AN ALTERNATE FOR
INTERNATIONAL REPATRIATION FLIGHTS.
4.FOR DETAILED INFORMATION REGARDING THE PARKING CONDITIONS CAN BE
OBTAINED FROM FOLLOWING NUMBER: 0037493600571 AFTN ADDRESS: UDYZZXZX
EMAIL: CDA(AT)AIA-ZVARTNOTS.AERO.
5.FOR DETAILED INFORMATION AND RESTRICTION REGARDING ACFT FLIGHT CAN
BE OBTAINED FROM FOLLOWING NUMBER 0037410283429 AFTN ADDRESS:
UDDDZXZX EMAIL: CDS(AT)ARMATS.AM.
FROM: 27 APR 2020 08:56 TO: PERM

A0084/20
COVID-19: CREW/PASSENGERS REQUIREMENTS
DUE TO THE EPIDEMIC SITUATION CAUSED BY THE SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS
AND IN ORDER TO PREVENT THE NEW WAVE OF CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)
INFECTION DELIVERY CASES TO THE TERRITORY OF THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA
ALL ACFT OPERATORS ARE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE TO ALL PASSENGERS WHO
ARRIVE AT ONE OF THE ARMENIAN AIRPORTS TO FILL IN PUBLIC HEALTH
PASSENGER LOCATOR CARD TO BE DOWNLOADED FROM THE FOLLOWING LINK:
HTTP://AVIATION.AM/STORAGE/FILES/EDITOR/QARTNEW.PDF
PLEASE USE THE LOWERCASE FOR URL. UPON ARRIVAL THE PASSENGERS
PRESENT THE COMPLETED CARDS ON BORDER CONTROL AT THE AIRPORT.
FROM: 10 JUL 2020 13:53 TO: PERM

A0148/20
COVID-19: PASSENGER REQUIREMENTS
DUE TO THE EPIDEMIC SITUATION CAUSED BY THE SPREAD OF COVID-19
CORONAVIRUS.
1. ALL PASSENGERS WILL PASS MEDICAL CHECK IN UPON ARRIVAL.

2. IN CASE OF SYMPTOMS OF COVID-19 THEY WILL BE ISOLATED TO
HOSPITAL.
3. ANY FOREIGN CITIZEN WITH SYMPTOMS WHO REFUSES THE
HOSPITALIZATION, ENTRANCE TO THE RA WILL BE FORBIDDEN.
4. ALL ARRIVING PASSENGERS MUST PASS PCR COVID-19 TEST AT THE
AIRPORT, THE RESULT WILL BE AVAILABLE IN 48 HOURES, DURING THIS
PERIOD THE PASSENGER MUST UNDERGO SELF-ISOLATION QUARANTINE, IN CASE
OF NEGATIVE RESULT SELF-ISOLATION REGIME WILL BE CANCELLED.
5. THE CERTIFICATE WITH PCR COVID-19 NEGATIVE TEST RESULT (IN
ARMENIA, RUSSIAN AND ENGLISH) IS ALSO ACCEPTED IN CASE IF THEY
PERFORMED NOT LATER THEN 72 HOURS BEFORE ARRIVAL AND SUCH A
CERTIFICATE MUST INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION: THE FULL
CONTACT DETAILS OF THE MEDICAL COMPANY WITH APPROPRIATE SIGNATURE
AND SEAL OF THE HEAD OF COMPANY AND THE DETAILED INFORMATION OF THE
PERSON WHO PASSED THE TEST.
6. ENTRY AND EXIT ARE PERMITTED OF THE CARGO, PASSENGER, MILITARY
AND HOSP FLIGHT CREWS, WHO DO NOT HAVE DETECTED SYMPTOMS OF VIRUS.
FROM: 18 DEC 2020 07:05 TO: 17 JAN 2021 13:00 EST

Austria - Open with Restrictions - 01/12/2021

AUSTRIA


Last Updated:  01/11/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through February 11, 2021
OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to land
US passengers: Allowed to enter for essential travel only
Quarantine: Business travelers exempted with a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours
 

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Flight from UNITED KINGDOM and SOUTH AFRICA are prohibited to land.
  • Exempted are:
    • Flights in the interest of the republic of Austria
    • Cargo, emergency, ambulance, ferry, repatriation flights
    • Flight to transport seasonal workers in the agricultural or forestry sector as well as nursing and health personnel.
  • Inquiries for the exemptions are to be sent 72 hours prior ETD to [email protected]
  • Entry is allowed with no restrictions to:
    • Citizens and residents of the following countries provided that they are arriving from and only been in these countries for the previous 10 days (no PCR/Antigen, no quarantine): AUSTRALIA, FINLAND, ICELAND, IRELAND, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, NORWAY, REPUBLIC KOREA, URUGUAY OR VATICAN.
    • Austrian citizens
    • Persons who are subject to compulsory Health Insurance in Austria
    • Persons who have been granted a treatment agreement by an Austrian hospital for particularly worthy medical reasons and for the use of absolutely necessary medical services; proof is required upon entry
  • Passengers from countries not listed above are required to self-quarantine for 10 days which can be ended with a negative PCR test result; Test must be taken at the earliest on the 5 th day after arrival.
  • Entry is prohibited to all Third Country nationals arriving from outside the Schengen area. Third Country nationals are nationals from all other countries outside of: AUSTRIA, BELGIUM,
  • BULGARIA, CROATIA, CYPRUS, CZECH REPUBLIC, DENMARK, ESTONIA, FINLAND, FRANCE, GERMANY, GREECE, HUNGARY, IRELAND, ITALY, LATVIA, LITHUANIA, LUXEMBOURG, MALTA, NETHERLANDS, POLAND, PORTUGAL, ROMANIA, SLOVAKIA, SLOVENIA, SPAIN, SWEDEN, ICELAND, LIECHTENSTEIN, NORWAY, SWITZERLAND AND UNITED KINGDOM.
  • Exceptions apply to persons under the following travel categories; Negative PCR test not older than 72 hours is required:
    • HUMANITARIAN FORCES,
    • PEOPLE WHO COME FOR WORK PURPOSES, E.G BUSINESS TRAVEL
    • AN ACCOMPANYING PERSON DURING ENTRY FOR MEDICAL REASONS,
    • PERSONS WHO ENTER THE COUNTRY FOR THE PURPOSE OF PERFORMING A
    • MANDATORY COURT OR OFFICIAL DUTY, SUCH AS SUMMONING TO COURT HEARINGS, STRANGERS, IF THEY HAVE A PHOTO ID ACCORDING TO PARAGRAPH 95 OF THE ALIENS POLICE ACT 2005.
  • Exceptions apply to persons under the following categories; 10-day self-quarantine is required and can be ended with a negative PCR test, taken at the earliest on the 5 th day after entry:
    • AUSTRIAN CITIZENS, EU / EEA CITIZENS AND PEOPLE WHO LIVE WITH THEM IN THE SAME HOUSEHOLD
    • SWISS CITIZENS AND CITIZENS OF THE UNITED KINGDOM AS WELL AS PERSONS WHO LIVE WITH THEM IN THE SAME HOUSEHOLD
    • PEOPLE WITH RESIDENCE OR HABITUAL ABODE IN EU / EEA COUNTRIES OR ANDORRA, MONACO, SAN MARINO, THE VATICAN, SWITZERLAND OR THE UNITED KINGDOM AND PEOPLE WHO LIVE WITH THEM IN THE SAME HOUSEHOLD
    • ENTRY IN CONNECTION WITH OTHER IMPORTANT EVENTS THAT CAN BE PLANNED IN THE FAMILY CIRCLE SUCH AS WEDDINGS, BAPTISMS, BIRTHDAY PARTIES OR THE NON-REGULAR VISIT OF THE PARTNER
    • FOREIGNERS, IF THEY HAVE A VISA D ISSUED BY AUSTRIA OR A PHOTO ID ACCORDING TO PARAGRAPH 95 OF THE ALIENS POLICE ACT 2005
    • PERSONS WHO ARE ENTITLED TO STAY IN AUSTRIA ON THE BASIS OF A RESIDENCE PERMIT, A RESIDENCE TITLE OR DOCUMENTATION OF THE RIGHT OF RESIDENCE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE SETTLEMENT AND RESIDENCE ACT, OR THE ASYLUM ACT 2005
    • MEMBERS OF THE STAFF OF DIPLOMATIC MISSIONS OR CONSULAR POSTS AND PERSONS WHO LIVE WITH THEM IN THE SAME HOUSEHOLD
    • EMPLOYEES OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND PEOPLE WHO LIVE WITH THEM IN THE SAME HOUSEHOLD
    • HUMANITARIAN FORCES
    • PERSONS WHO ARE EMPLOYED BY A DOMESTIC REGIONAL AUTHORITY OR A DOMESTIC CORPORATION UNDER PUBLIC LAW AND WHOSE PLACE OF EMPLOYMENT IS ABROAD OR WHOSE SERVICE IS PERFORMED ABROAD, INSOFAR AS THE ACTIVITY OF THIS CORPORATION ABROAD IS IN THE INTERESTS OF THE REPUBLIC OF AUSTRIA
    • PEOPLE WHO COME FOR WORK PURPOSES
    • AN ACCOMPANYING PERSON DURING ENTRY FOR MEDICAL REASONS
    • PEOPLE WHO TRAVEL TO THE COUNTRY TO BEGIN OR CONTINUE STUDYING OR DOING RESEARCH
    • PEOPLE WHO COME TO ATTEND SCHOOL
    • PEOPLE WHO ENTER THE COUNTRY FOR THE PURPOSE OF PERFORMING A MANDATORY JUDICIAL OR OFFICIAL OBLIGATION, SUCH AS SUMMONING TO COURT HEARINGS
  • General exemptions apply to persons traveling for essential travel reasons under the following travel categories (no PCR test, no quarantine):
    • TO MAINTAIN GOODS AND PASSENGER TRAFFIC (CREWS)
    • EXCLUSIVELY FOR COMPELLING REASONS OF ANIMAL CARE OR FOR AGRICULTURAL AND FORESTRY MEASURES IN INDIVIDUAL CASES
    • IN THE CONTEXT OF THE IMPLEMENTATION OF A PROFESSIONAL TRANSFER TRIP / A PROFESSIONAL TRANSFER FLIGHT
    • IN THE IMPERATIVE INTEREST OF THE REPUBLIC OF AUSTRIA
    • TRANSIT PASSENGERS OR THE TRANSIT THROUGH AUSTRIA WITHOUT A STOPOVER, WHICH IS ALSO THE CASE WITH ONLY ESSENTIAL INTERRUPTIONS
    • ENTRY OR RE-ENTRY AS PART OF THE REGULAR COMMUTER TRAFFIC FOR PROFESSIONAL PURPOSES, UNLESS THEY ARE CARERS
    • ENTRY OR RE-ENTRY AS PART OF REGULAR COMMUTER TRAFFIC TO PARTICIPATE IN SCHOOL AND STUDY OPERATIONS
    • ENTRY OR RE-ENTRY AS PART OF REGULAR COMMUTER TRAFFIC FOR FAMILY PURPOSES OR TO VISIT A PARTNER
    • THE CREW OF A REPATRIATION TRIP / A REPATRIATION FLIGHT INCLUDING THE ACCOMPANYING ORGANS OF THE PUBLIC SECURITY SERVICE
    • FOR UNFORESEEABLE, URGENT REASONS THAT ARE PARTICULARLY WORTHY OF CONSIDERATION IN THE FAMILY CIRCLE IN INDIVIDUAL CASES (E.G. SERIOUS ILLNESSES, DEATHS, FUNERALS, BIRTHS AND THE CARE OF PEOPLE IN NEED OF SUPPORT IN EMERGENCIES)
  • Persons that are required to start a quarantine have to provide a confirmation of availability of suitable accommodation upon arrival and costs must be borne – otherwise entry will be​​​​​​​ refused.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

 

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • February 11

 
 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Operators are required to identify arriving passengers having spent last 14 days in risk areas, collect contact details and store the data for 28 days to be available immediately for the Health Authorities upon request
  • Passengers are required to complete the Passenger Locator form prior arrival
  • All aircraft users older than 6 years are required to wear a mask
  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A3527/20

COVID-19: OPERATORS REQUIREMENTS.
CONTACT DETAILS OF PASSENGERS BEEN TO RISK AREAS.
1) ACFT OPERATORS ARE OBLIGED TO COLLECT CONTACT DETAILS OF
PAX IF DEPARTURE POINT IS AN AREA LISTED ON THE HOMEPAGE OF
THE FEDERAL MINISTRY FOR EUROPEAN AND INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
FOR WHICH A TRAVEL WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED IN CONNECTION WITH
THE OCCURRENCE OF SARS-COV-2.
2) AFFECTED COUNTRIES TO BE FOUND AT
HTTPS://WWW.BMEIA.GV.AT/REISE-AUFENTHALT/REISEWARNUNGEN
3) DETAILS TO BE COLLECTED:
- ID OF PERSONS (FULL NAME, DATE OF BIRTH AND NATIONALITY),
- ORIGINAL PLACE OF DEPARTURE,
- DEPARTURE AND ARRIVAL TIME,
- BORDER CROSSING POINT FOR ENTRY INTO AUSTRIA,
- TOTAL NUMBER OF PEOPLE CARRIED AND
- TRANSPORT CODE NUMBER.
4) DATA HAS TO BE STORED FOR 28 DAYS AFTER ARRIVAL AND MADE
AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY TO HEALTH AUTHORITIES ON THEIR REQUEST.
FROM: 16 DEC 2020 08:02 TO: 15 MAR 2021 23:59

 

A3528/20
COVID-19: PASSENGERS REQUIREMENTS
THE REPUBLIC OF AUSTRIA, FEDERAL MINISTRY FOR HEALTH HAS ENACTED
FOLLOWING REGULATION CONCERNING THE NEED TO WEAR PROTECTIVE MASKS

ON BOARD AIRCRAFT IN RESPECT OF SARS-COV-2 / COVID-19:
0) CHANGE-LOG:
0.1) VALIDITY EXTENDED
1) ENTERING THE AIRPORT AND AICRAFT-CABIN IS ONLY PERMITTED IF A
PROTECTIVE DEVICE COVERING MOUTH AND NOSE (COMMUNITY MASK)IS WORN AS
A BARRIER AGAINST DROPLET INFECTION.
2) EXEMPTED ARE CHILDREN UP TO THE AGE OF SIX AND PERSONS WHO
CANNOT BE EXPECTED TO WEAR THE MASK FOR HEALTH REASONS.
FROM: 16 DEC 2020 08:06 TO: 15 MAR 2021 23:59

 

A3534/20
COVID-19: CREWS/PASSENGERS REQUIREMENTS
THE REPUBLIC OF AUSTRIA, FEDERAL MINISTRY FOR HEALTH HAS ENACTED
FOLLOWING REGULATION CONCERNING THE ENTRY INTO AUSTRIA BY AIR IN
RESPECT OF SARS-COV-2 / COVID-19:
FAQS MINISTRY FOR HEALTH: HTTPS://TINYURL.COM/ENTRYREQAT201017
0) CHANGE-LOG:
0.1) STATE-LIST AT POINT 1) REVISED
0.2) ANTIGEN-TESTS ACCEPTED
0.3) FORMS ADOPTED
0.4) EXEMPTIONS ADOPTED
.
1) PASSENGERS ARRIVING FROM ONE OF THESE COUNTRIES AND WHO HAVE
ONLY BEEN TO THESE COUNTRIES OR IN AUSTRIA WITHIN THE LAST 10 DAYS
ARE FREE TO ENTER AUSTRIA (NO PCR- OR ANTIGEN-TEST OF SARS-COV-2,
NO QUARANTINE): AUSTRALIA, FINLAND, ICELAND, IRELAND, JAPAN,NEW
ZEALAND, NORWAY, REPUBLIC KOREA, URUGUAY OR VATICAN.
.
2) THIRD-COUNTRY NATIONALS (NOTE 1) ARRIVING FROM OUT OF SCHENGEN
AREA OR FROM OUT OF COUNTRIES LISTED UNDER 1) ARE NOT ALLOWED TO
ENTER AUSTRIA
.
3) REMAINING PERSONS ARE REQUIRED TO START A 10-DAY QUARANTINE,
WHICH IS CONSIDERED TO HAVE ENDED IF A MOLECULAR PCR- / ANTIGEN-
TEST FOR SARS-COV-2 IS CARRIED OUT AT THE EARLIEST ON THE FIFTH
DAY AFTER ENTRY AND THE TEST RESULT IS NEGATIVE.
.
4) EXCEPTIONS APPLY TO THE FOLLOWING PERSONS, ALTHOUGH THEY MUST

PRESENT A MEDICAL CERTIFICATE (NOTE 2) THAT IS NOT OLDER THAN 72
HOURS AND CONFIRMS THAT A PCR- / ANTIGEN-TEST IS NEGATIVE FOR
SARS-COV-2:
- HUMANITARIAN FORCES,
- PEOPLE WHO COME FOR WORK PURPOSES,
- AN ACCOMPANYING PERSON DURING ENTRY FOR MEDICAL REASONS,
- PERSONS WHO ENTER THE COUNTRY FOR THE PURPOSE OF PERFORMING A
MANDATORY COURT OR OFFICIAL DUTY, SUCH AS SUMMONING TO COURT
HEARINGS,
- STRANGERS, IF THEY HAVE A PHOTO ID ACCORDING TO PARAGRAPH 95
OF THE ALIENS POLICE ACT 2005.
IF THE MEDICAL CERTIFICATE CANNOT BE PRESENTED, A TEN-DAY QUARANTINE
MUST BE COMMENCED IMMEDIATELY. IF A PCR- / ANTIGEN-TEST CARRIED OUT
DURING THIS TIME FOR SARS-COV-2 IS NEGATIVE, THE QUARANTINE IS DEEMED
TO HAVE ENDED.
.
5) EXCEPTIONS APPLY TO THE FOLLOWING PEOPLE, WHO HAVE TO ENTER A
10-DAY QUARANTINE, WHICH IS CONSIDERED TO HAVE ENDED IF A PCR- /
ANTIGEN-TEST FOR SARS-COV-2 IS CARRIED OUT AT THE EARLIEST ON THE
FIFTH DAY AFTER ENTRY AND THE TEST RESULT IS NEGATIVE:
- AUSTRIAN CITIZENS, EU / EEA CITIZENS AND PEOPLE WHO LIVE WITH THEM
IN THE SAME HOUSEHOLD,
- SWISS CITIZENS AND CITIZENS OF THE UNITED KINGDOM AS WELL AS
PERSONS WHO LIVE WITH THEM IN THE SAME HOUSEHOLD,
- PEOPLE WITH RESIDENCE OR HABITUAL ABODE IN EU / EEA COUNTRIES OR
ANDORRA, MONACO, SAN MARINO, THE VATICAN, SWITZERLAND OR THE UNITED
KINGDOM AND PEOPLE WHO LIVE WITH THEM IN THE SAME HOUSEHOLD,
- ENTRY IN CONNECTION WITH OTHER IMPORTANT EVENTS THAT CAN BE PLANNED
IN THE FAMILY CIRCLE SUCH AS WEDDINGS, BAPTISMS, BIRTHDAY PARTIES OR
THE NON-REGULAR VISIT OF THE PARTNER,
- FOREIGNERS, IF THEY HAVE A VISA D ISSUED BY AUSTRIA OR A PHOTO ID
ACCORDING TO PARAGRAPH 95 OF THE ALIENS POLICE ACT 2005,
- PERSONS WHO ARE ENTITLED TO STAY IN AUSTRIA ON THE BASIS OF A
RESIDENCE PERMIT, A RESIDENCE TITLE OR DOCUMENTATION OF THE RIGHT OF
RESIDENCE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE SETTLEMENT AND RESIDENCE ACT, OR
THE ASYLUM ACT 2005,
- MEMBERS OF THE STAFF OF DIPLOMATIC MISSIONS OR CONSULAR POSTS AND
PERSONS WHO LIVE WITH THEM IN THE SAME HOUSEHOLD,
- EMPLOYEES OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND PEOPLE WHO LIVE WITH
THEM IN THE SAME HOUSEHOLD,
- HUMANITARIAN FORCES,
- PERSONS WHO ARE EMPLOYED BY A DOMESTIC REGIONAL AUTHORITY OR A
DOMESTIC CORPORATION UNDER PUBLIC LAW AND WHOSE PLACE OF EMPLOYMENT
IS ABROAD OR WHOSE SERVICE IS PERFORMED ABROAD, INSOFAR AS THE

ACTIVITY OF THIS CORPORATION ABROAD IS IN THE INTERESTS OF THE
REPUBLIC OF AUSTRIA,
- PEOPLE WHO COME FOR WORK PURPOSES,
- AN ACCOMPANYING PERSON DURING ENTRY FOR MEDICAL REASONS,
- PEOPLE WHO TRAVEL TO THE COUNTRY TO BEGIN OR CONTINUE STUDYING OR
DOING RESEARCH,
- PEOPLE WHO COME TO ATTEND SCHOOL, OR
- PEOPLE WHO ENTER THE COUNTRY FOR THE PURPOSE OF PERFORMING A
MANDATORY JUDICIAL OR OFFICIAL OBLIGATION, SUCH AS SUMMONING TO
COURT HEARINGS
.
6) THE ENTRY OF
- AUSTRIAN CITIZENS,
- PERSONS WHO ARE SUBJECT TO COMPULSORY HEALTH INSURANCE IN AUSTRIA,
OR
- PERSONS WHO HAVE BEEN GRANTED A TREATMENT AGREEMENT BY AN
AUSTRIAN HOSPITAL FOR MEDICAL REASONS THAT ARE PARTICULARLY WORTHY OF
CONSIDERATION, IS PERMITTED WITHOUT RESTRICTION IF IT TAKES PLACE IN
AUSTRIA FOR THE USE OF ABSOLUTELY NECESSARY MEDICAL SERVICES. UPON
ENTRY, A CONFIRMATION OF THE ABSOLUTE NECESSITY OF USING A MEDICAL
SERVICE (NOTE 3) MUST BE PRESENTED.
.
7) GENERAL EXEMPTIONS, REGARDLESS OF WHERE THESE PEOPLE COME FROM,
APPLY TO (PERSONS NEITHER NEED PCR- / ANTIGEN-TEST OF SARS-COV-2 NOR
HAVE TO START A QUARANTINE):
- TO MAINTAIN GOODS AND PASSENGER TRAFFIC (CREWS),
- EXCLUSIVELY FOR COMPELLING REASONS OF ANIMAL CARE OR FOR
AGRICULTURAL AND FORESTRY MEASURES IN INDIVIDUAL CASES,
- IN THE CONTEXT OF THE IMPLEMENTATION OF A PROFESSIONAL TRANSFER
TRIP / A PROFESSIONAL TRANSFER FLIGHT,
- IN THE IMPERATIVE INTEREST OF THE REPUBLIC OF AUSTRIA,
- TRANSIT PASSENGERS OR THE TRANSIT THROUGH AUSTRIA WITHOUT A
STOPOVER, WHICH IS ALSO THE CASE WITH ONLY ESSENTIAL INTERRUPTIONS,
- ENTRY OR RE-ENTRY AS PART OF THE REGULAR COMMUTER TRAFFIC FOR
PROFESSIONAL PURPOSES, UNLESS THEY ARE CARERS,
- ENTRY OR RE-ENTRY AS PART OF REGULAR COMMUTER TRAFFIC TO
PARTICIPATE IN SCHOOL AND STUDY OPERATIONS,
- ENTRY OR RE-ENTRY AS PART OF REGULAR COMMUTER TRAFFIC FOR FAMILY
PURPOSES OR TO VISIT A PARTNER,
- THE CREW OF A REPATRIATION TRIP / A REPATRIATION FLIGHT INCLUDING
THE ACCOMPANYING ORGANS OF THE PUBLIC SECURITY SERVICE,
- FOR UNFORESEEABLE, URGENT REASONS THAT ARE PARTICULARLY WORTHY OF
CONSIDERATION IN THE FAMILY CIRCLE IN INDIVIDUAL CASES (E.G. SERIOUS
ILLNESSES, DEATHS, FUNERALS, BIRTHS AND THE CARE OF PEOPLE IN NEED

OF SUPPORT IN EMERGENCIES).
8) PERSONS REQUIRED TO START A QUARANTINE HAVE TO PROVIDE
A CONFIRMATION OF AVAILABILITY OF SUITABLE ACCOMMODATION ALREADY
UPON ARRIVAL AND COSTS MUST BE BORNE - OTHERWISE ENTRY WILL BE
REFUSED. PEOPLE WHO ARE OBLIGED TO QUARANTINE MUST CONFIRM THIS WITH
THEIR OWN SIGNATURE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE QUARANTINE CONFIRMATION 4
FORM UPON ENTRY.
.
9) CHILDREN UP TO THE AGE OF 10 ARE EXEMPTED FROM ANY OBLIGATION TO
TAKE A PCR- / ANTIGEN-TEST OF SARS-COV-2
10) EXEMPTIONS DO NOT RELEASE PASSENGER/CREW FROM FOREIGN
IMMIGRATION ENTRY REGULATIONS (VISA, ...)
.
NOTE 1: THIRD-COUNTRY NATIONALS ARE NATIONALS FROM ALL REMAINING
STATES, EXCEPT AUSTRIA, BELGIUM, BULGARIA, CROATIA, CYPRUS, CZECH
REPUBLIC, DENMARK, ESTONIA, FINLAND, FRANCE, GERMANY, GREECE,
HUNGARY, IRELAND, ITALY, LATVIA, LITHUANIA, LUXEMBOURG, MALTA,
NETHERLANDS, POLAND, PORTUGAL, ROMANIA, SLOVAKIA, SLOVENIA, SPAIN,
SWEDEN AS WELL AS UNITED KINGDOM, ICELAND, LIECHTENSTEIN, NORWAY
AND SWITZERLAND.
.
NOTE 2: MEDICAL CERTIFICATE ENGLISH:
HTTPS://TINYURL.COM/MEDCERTEN201219
.
NOTE 3: CONFIRMATION OF MEDICAL SERVICE ENGLISH:
HTTPS://TINYURL.COM/MEDSERVICE201017
FROM: 16 DEC 2020 09:23 TO: 15 MAR 2021 08:00 EST

 

A3558/20
THE REPUBLIC OF AUSTRIA, FEDERAL MINISTRY FOR HEALTH HAS ENACTED
FOLLOWING REGULATION CONCERNING THE ENTRY INTO AUSTRIA BY AIR IN
RESPECT OF SARS-COV-2 / COVID-19:
.
FAQS MINISTRY FOR HEALTH: HTTPS://TINYURL.COM/ENTRYREQAT201017
.
0) CHANGE-LOG:
0.1) STATE-LIST AT POINT 1) REVISED
0.2) ANTIGEN-TESTS ACCEPTED
0.3) FORMS ADOPTED
0.4) PAX REQUEST TO BE PREPARED FOR IMMIGRATION CONTROL
.
1) IF NOT ARRIVING FROM AUSTRALIA, FINLAND, ICELAND, IRELAND, JAPAN,
NEW ZEALAND, NORWAY, REPUBLIC KOREA, URUGUAY OR VATICAN A POSSIBLE
QUARANTINE-DECLARATION (NOTE 1) HAS TO BE DISTRIBUTED TO PAX DURING

FLT, PRE-FILED BY PAX TO AVOID CROWDS UPON ARRIVAL AND PROVIDED BY
PAX TO HEALTH AUTHORITIES UPON ARRIVAL IF REQUESTED.
FORMS NOT TO BE COLLECTED BY CREW.
.
2) IF EXEMPTIONS FROM QUARANTINE APPLY AND IN CASE OF A VALID
NEGATIVE PCR- OR ANTIGEN-TEST OF SARS-COV-2, WHICH MUST NOT BE OLDER
THAN 72 HOURS, THE FORM WILL NOT BE COLLECTED UPON ENTRY. TEST WILL
BE VALIDATED BY HEALTH AUTHORITIES UPON ENTRY.
.
3) PAX HAVE TO BE REQUESTED TO HAVE COMPLETED DECLARATION AND
PERSONAL ID READY TO HAND DURING IMMIGRATION CONTROL TO AVOID CROWDS
UPON ARRIVAL.
.
NOTE 1:
GERMAN: HTTPS://TINYURL.COM/QUARANTAENE201219
ENGLISH: HTTPS://TINYURL.COM/QUARANTINE201219
FROM: 19 DEC 2020 00:00 TO: 15 MAR 2021 15:00 EST
A0035/21
COVID-19 / SARS-COV-2: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS
.
0) CHANGE-LOG
0.1) VALIDITY EXTENDED
0.2) STATE LIST IN 1) REVISED
.
1) ACCORDING TO PARA 25 EPIDEMIC ACT 1950 FLIGHTS FROM
1. UNITED KINGDOM
2. SOUTH AFRICA (FROM 2012300000 CET)
ARE PROHIBITED TO LAND AT FIR LOVV.
.
2) EXEMPTED ARE: FLIGHTS IN THE INTEREST OF THE REPUBLIC OF AUSTRIA,
CARGO FLIGHTS, EMERGENCY FLIGHTS, AMBULANCE FLIGHTS, FERRY
FLIGHTS, REPATRIATION FLIGHTS, FLIGHTS TO TRANSPORT SEASONAL
WORKERS IN THE AGRICULTURAL OR FORESTRY SECTOR AS WELL AS NURSING
AND HEALTH PERSONNEL.
.
3) INQUIRIES REGARDING EXEMPTIONS PPR 72 HOURS BEFORE ETD AT
AACCC(AT)BMK.GV.AT.
.
4) EXEMPTIONS TO THIS PROHIBITATION OF LANDINGS DO NOT RELEASE PAX
FROM ANY ENTRY REQUIREMENTS.
FROM: 08 JAN 2021 18:17 TO: 24 JAN 2021 23:59

Azores - Open with Restrictions - 01/08/2021

AZORES

Last Updated:  01/06/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 16, 2020
OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to land
US passengers: Allowed to enter for essential travel (e.g. business purposes with proof)
Quarantine: No - PCR test not older than 72 hours required
 

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Flights from/to non-EU Member States are prohibited.
  • Exempted are:
    • Flights to/from Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland & United Kingdom
    • Flights to/from Australia, Canada, China, South Korea, Georgia, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Thailand, Tunisia, Uruguay, Hong Kong and Macau.
    • Flights exclusively for essential travel:
      • Transiting or entry/exit Portugal by EU/Schengen citizens and their family members as well as Third Country nationals holding a legal residence in EU.
      • Third Country national travelling for professional, study, family reunion, health or humanitarian reasons.
  • Repatriation flights of Portuguese citizens or holders of a Portuguese residence permit.
  • Repatriation flights of foreign citizens promoted by competent authorities of their home states, subject to previous request and agreement and respect to reciprocity.
  • EMER, STATE, MIL, HOSP/MEDEVAC, Fire Fighting, Cargo/Mail, HUM, UN flights
  • Technical stopovers for non-commercial purposes (no passenger disembark)

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed; No Crew/Pax are allowed to go to the terminal
  • Crew overnight is allowed with restrictions; crew must hold a negative PCR test not older than 5 days
  • Prior to confirmation of handling the following must be provided by the operator to the handler (as required by the Azorean Health Authority ):
    • List of airports scheduled by the plane in the last 14 days and a statement if, during this period the aircraft carried any confirmed cases, suspected cases and/or cases of close contact with confirmed or probable cases of infection by 2019 nCoV;
    • Commander’s statement, in accordance with annex 9 of the International Health
    • Regulations, regarding the declaration of the health status of crew and passengers;
    • List of names, passports, residence address and contact details for crew and passengers;
    • For each crew member and passenger, list of countries and airports carried over the last 14 days;
    • Information regarding crew or passengers, if in the last 14 days they have had:
      • Residence in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China, Italy, Japan,Iran, Singapure;
      • or Close contact with confirmed or probable case of infection by 2019 nCoV;
      • Have visited live animal markets in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China;
      • Have used a health care unit, in which cases of patients with infection by 2019 nCoV have been reported.
  • Furthermore, it is requested that, in the current context of an international public health emergency declared by the World Health Organization, on January 30, 2020, whenever the aforementioned landing request occurs, and already in possession of all the aforementioned information which will support the decision to authorize the disembarkation of passengers and crew at airports in the Azores Region.

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • All passengers arriving from airports located in high risk zones as designated by World Health Organization must hold a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours upon arrival.
  • Exempted are:
    • Children 12 years or less.
    • Health professionals on duty with a period of stay of maximum 48 hours outside of Azores.
    • Passengers with a disease confirmed by valid medical certificates.
    • Transit passengers remaining airside.
    • Crew members remaining airside.
  • All passengers exclusively for essential travel from/to non EU/Schengen countries must present a negative PCR test result not older than 72 hours. Test must be taken prior boarding.
  • Exempted from the above are:
    • Children under 2 years
    • Transit passengers remaining airside
    • National and foreign citizens and their family members with a legal residence in Portugal, diplomatic personnel placed in Portugal, humanitarian or repatriation flights of foreign citizens; however, PCR test upon arrival is required at the traveler’s own expense.

 
 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • January 16

 
 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A4224/20

COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS
IN ACCORDANCE WITH PORTUGUESE GOVERNMENT INSTRUCTIONS AIMING TO
IMPROVE APPROPRIATE INFECTION PREVENTION AND SPREAD MITIGATION,
FLIGHTS FROM/TO NON-EUROPEAN UNION MEMBER STATES ARE PROHIBITED TO
LAND AT/DEPART FROM PORTUGUESE AERODROMES.
EXEMPTED FLIGHTS ARE:
1) FLIGHTS FROM/TO LIECHTENSTEIN, NORWAY, ICELAND, SWITZERLAND.
2) FLIGHTS FROM/TO AUSTRALIA, CHINA, REPUBLIC OF KOREA, JAPAN, NEW
ZEALAND, RWANDA, SINGAPORE, THAILAND, URUGUAY, HONG KONG AND MACAU,
INCLUDING ALSO THE ENTRY INTO PORTUGAL OF RESIDENTS OF THESE
COUNTRIES AND SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGIONS WHENEVER THEY HAVE ONLY
CARRIED OUT INTERNATIONAL TRANSITS OR TRANSFERS AT AIRPORTS LOCATED
IN COUNTRIES THAT ARE NOT INCLUDED IN THIS LIST.
3) FLIGHTS EXCLUSIVELY FOR ESSENTIAL TRAVEL.
IT IS CONSIDERED AS ESSENTIAL TRAVEL THE TRANSITING OR ENTRY AND
EXIT FROM PORTUGAL OF NATIONAL EUROPEAN UNION CITIZENS, NATIONALS OF
STATES ASSOCIATED WITH THE EUROPEAN SCHENGEN AGREEMENT AND MEMBERS
OF THEIR FAMILIES, PURSUANT TO DIRECTIVE 2004/38/EC OF THE EUROPEAN
PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL, AND THIRD-COUNTRY NATIONALS WITH
LEGAL RESIDENCE IN A EUROPEAN UNION MEMBER STATE, OR, THIRD-COUNTRY
NATIONALS TRAVELLING FOR PROFESSIONAL, STUDY, FAMILY REUNION, HEALTH
OR HUMANITARIAN REASONS.
4) REPATRIATION FLIGHTS OF NATIONAL CITIZENS OR HOLDERS OF A
PORTUGUESE RESIDENCE PERMIT.
5) REPATRIATION FLIGHTS OF FOREIGN CITIZENS PROMOTED BY THE
COMPETENT AUTHORITIES OF THEIR HOME STATES AND SUBJECT TO PREVIOUS
REQUEST AND AGREEMENT, WITH RESPECT TO RECIPROCITY PRINCIPLES.
6) EMERG, STATE, MIL, HOSP/MEDEVAC, FIRE FIGHTING, CARGO/MAIL, HUM,
UNITED NATIONS, TECHNICAL STOPOVERS FOR NON-COMMERCIAL PURPOSES,

TECHNICAL LDG WHERE PAX DO NOT DISEMBARK.
ENR ATS IS NORMAL AND AIR OPERATORS ARE ABLE TO FILE PORTUGUESE AD
AS ALTN IN FPL.
FROM: 01 JAN 2021 00:00 TO: 15 JAN 2021 23:59

 

A4225/20
COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS
IN ACCORDANCE WITH PORTUGUESE GOVERNMENT INSTRUCTIONS AIMING TO
IMPROVE APPROPRIATE INFECTION PREVENTION AND SPREAD MITIGATION, ALL
BOARDING PASSENGERS EXCLUSIVELY FOR ESSENTIAL TRAVEL FROM/TO NON-EU
AND NON SCHENGEN AGREEMENT COUNTRIES, SHALL HOLD A NEGATIVE COVID-19
RT-PCR TEST, DONE WITHIN 72 HOURS BEFORE DEPARTURE, WITHOUT WHICH
WILL NOT BE PERMITTED TO BOARD.
EXEMPTIONS:
1) CHILDREN UNDER 24 MONTHS OF AGE.
2) TRANSIT PASSENGERS WHO DO NOT HAVE TO ABANDON AIRPORT FACILITIES.
3) NATIONAL CITIZENS AND FOREIGN CITIZENS AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS
WITH LEGAL RESIDENCE IN NATIONAL TERRITORY AND DIPLOMATIC PERSONNEL
PLACED IN PORTUGAL, ON FLIGHTS EXCLUSIVELY FOR ESSENTIAL TRAVEL,
REPATRIATION FLIGHTS OF NATIONAL CITIZENS OR HOLDERS OF A PORTUGUESE
RESIDENCE PERMIT, HUMANITARIAN OR REPATRIATION FLIGHTS OF FOREIGN
CITIZENS PROMOTED BY THE COMPETENT AUTHORITIES OF THEIR HOME STATES
AND SUBJECT TO PREVIOUS REQUEST AND AGREEMENT, WITH RESPECT TO
RECIPROCITY PRINCIPLES, IN VIOLATION OF THE DUTY TO PROVIDE PROOF OF
LABORATORY TESTING FOR SCREENING FOR SARS-COV-2 INFECTION WITH A
NEGATIVE RESULT, WILL BE IMMEDIATELY FORWARDED TO THE COMPETENT
AUTHORITIES TO CARRY OUT THE TEST AT THEIR OWN EXPENSES, EXCEPT IF
THEY IMMEDIATELY PROCEED TO OTHER NATIONAL AIRPORTS WHERE CONTROL
AND TEST IS MANDATORY, AT ARRIVAL.
FROM: 01 JAN 2021 00:00 TO: 15 JAN 2021 23:59

 

A0077/21
COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS
1.IN ACCORDANCE WITH AZORES REGIONAL GOVERNMENT DECISION, ALL
PASSENGERS FROM ACTIVE COMMUNITY TRANSMISSION ZONES OR WITH
PASSENGERS FROM ACTIVE COMMUNITY TRANSMISSION ZONES OR WITH
TRANSMISSION CHAINS ACTIVE AS DESIGNATED BY WORLD HEALTH
ORGANIZATION, WITH DESTINATION TO THE AUTONOMOUS REGION OF THE
AZORES, SHALL HOLD A NEGATIVE SARS-COV-2 VIRUS RT-PCR TEST, DONE
WITHIN 72 HOURS BEFORE DEPARTURE.
2.EXEPTIONS:
2A. CHILDREN WITH AGE EQUAL OR LESS THAN 12 YEARS.
2B. HEALTH PROFESSIONALS ON DUTY FOR TRANSFERRING OR EVACUATING
PATIENTS AND WHO HAVE UPDATED PERIODIC SCREENING UNDER PROFESSIONAL

SCOPE, IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TECHNICAL STANDARD OF THE REGIONAL
HEALTH IN FORCE AND PROVIDED THAT THE PERIOD OF STAY OUTSIDE THE
AUTONOMOUS REGION OF AZORES IS 48 HOURS OR LESS.
2C. PASSENGERS WITH A DISEASE DULY CONFIRMED BY MEDICAL DECLARATION
ATTESTING ANATOMICAL AND OR CLINICAL INCOMPATIBILITY FOR CARRYING
OUT A SARS-COV-2 DIAGNOSTIC TEST, THROUGH NASOPHARYNX COLLECTION OF
BIOLOGICAL MATERIAL, IN WHICH CASE PASSENGERS MUST PREVIOUSLY SUBMIT
BEFORE THEIR MOVEMENT, WITH A MINIMUM ADVANCE OF FIVE WORKING DAYS,
THE DECLARATION TO THE REGIONAL HEALTH AUTHORITY FOR VALIDATION,
WITHOUT PREJUDICE TO CONDUCTING A SEROLOGICAL TEST UPON ARRIVAL.
2D. PASSENGERS WHO SUBMIT A CLINICAL DISCHARGE DECLARATION FROM
SURVEILLANCE AND ISOLATION MEASURES ISSUED BY THE PUBLIC HEALTH
SERVICE REGARDING SARS-COV-2, WHICH IS VALID FOR 90 DAYS.
2E. PASSENGERS WHO SUBMIT A DECLARATION FROM A FUNERAL HOME BASED IN
THE AUTONOMOUS REGION OF THE AZORES PROVING THE DEATH OF A FAMILY
MEMBER, BEING OBLIGED TO UNDERGO SCREENING FOR SARS-COV-2,BY THE
RT-PCR METHODOLOGY, UPON ARRIVAL, AS WELL AS PROPHYLACTIC ISOLATION,
UNTIL THE NEGATIVE RESULT IS COMMUNICATED, WITHIN A MAXIMUM PERIOD
OF 24 HOURS.
2F.PASSENGERS DEPARTING ABROAD OR IN A SITUATION OF FLIGHT
CANCELLATION, WHOSE TRAVEL IN TRANSIT OR POSTPONEMENT EXCEEDS 72
HOURS OF VALIDITY OF THE TEST MADE AT THE ORIGIN, IN WHICH CASE THEY
WILL BE REQUIRED TO UNDERGO SCREENING FOR SARS-COV-2, USING THE
RT-PCR METHODOLOGY, UPON ARRIVAL IN THE AUTONOMOUS REGION OF THE
AZORES, AS WELL AS PROPHYLACTIC ISOLATION, UNTIL THE NEGATIVE RESULT
IS COMMUNICATED TO THEM, WITHIN A MAXIMUM PERIOD OF 24 HOURS.
2G. CREW MEMBERS THAT DO NOT ENTER THE AIRPORT LAND SIDE, AS WELL AS
THOSE THAT TRAVEL IN SERVICE OUTSIDE THE AUTONOMOUS REGION OF THE
AZORES AND RETURN WITHOUT HAVING LEFT THE AIRCRAFT.
2H. PASSENGERS LEAVING AND RETURNING TO THE AUTONOMOUS REGION OF THE
AZORES WITHIN 48 HOURS, ARE REQUIRED TO UNDERGO SCREENING FOR
SARS-COV-2, USING THE RT-PCR METHODOLOGY, ON ARRIVAL, AS WELL AS TO
PROPHYLACTIC ISOLATION, UNTIL THE NEGATIVE RESULT IS COMMUNICATED,
WITHIN A MAXIMUM PERIOD OF 24 HOURS.
3.ALL PASSENGERS SHALL COMPLY WITH MASK USE, SOCIAL DISTANCING AND
RESPIRATORY ETIQUETTE RULES SET BY LOCAL HEALTH AUTHORITY.
4.PASSENGERS BOARDING AT AIRPORTS ON THE ISLANDS OF SAO MIGUEL AND
TERCEIRA, TO ANOTHER ISLAND OF THE ARCHIPELAGO, ARE RECOMMENDED TO
COMPLETE THE APP MYSAFEAZORES.COM WITH THE QUESTIONNAIRE OF RISK
ASSESSMENT AND EARLY DETECTION OF SARS-COV-2.
5.ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AVAILABLE AT HTTPS://COVID19.AZORES.GOV.PT/.
FROM: 07 JAN 2021 23:32 TO: 15 JAN 2021 23:59

 

A0078/21

COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS
1.IN ACCORDANCE WITH AZORES REGIONAL GOVERNMENT DECISION, ALL
PASSENGERS BOARDING AT THE AIRPORTS OF THE ISLANDS OF SAO MIGUEL AND
TERCEIRA BOUND FOR ANY OF THE OTHER ISLANDS IN THE ARCHIPELAGO SHALL
HOLD A NEGATIVE SARS-COV-2 VIRUS RT-PCR TEST, DONE WITHIN 72 HOURS
BEFORE DEPARTURE.
2.EXEPTIONS:
2A. PASSENGERS WITH AGE EQUAL OR LESS THAN 12 YEARS.
2B. HEALTH PROFESSIONALS ON DUTY FOR TRANSFERRING OR EVACUATING
PATIENTS AND WHO HAVE UPDATED PERIODIC SCREENING UNDER PROFESSIONAL
SCOPE, IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TECHNICAL STANDARD OF THE REGIONAL
HEALTH IN FORCE AT THE TIME.
2C. PASSENGERS WITH A DISEASE DULY CONFIRMED BY MEDICAL DECLARATION
ATTESTING ANATOMICAL AND OR CLINICAL INCOMPATIBILITY FOR CARRYING
OUT THE SARS-COV-2 DIAGNOSTIC TEST, THROUGH THE COLLECTION OF
BIOLOGICAL MATERIAL THROUGH THE NASOPHARYNX, IN WHICH CASE
PASSENGERS MUST PREVIOUSLY SUBMIT BEFORE THEIR TRAVEL, WITH AT LEAST
TWO WORKING DAYS IN ADVANCE, THE AFOREMENTIONED DECLARATION TO THE
REGIONAL HEALTH AUTHORITY FOR VALIDATION, SUBJECT TO SEROLOGICAL
TEST ON ARRIVAL AT THE DESTINATION ISLAND.
2D. PASSENGERS WHO SUBMIT A CLINICAL DISCHARGE DECLARATION FROM
SURVEILLANCE AND ISOLATION MEASURES ISSUED BY THE PUBLIC HEALTH
SERVICE REGARDING SARS-COV-2, WHICH IS VALID FOR 90 DAYS.
2E. PASSENGERS WHO SUBMIT A DECLARATION FROM A FUNERAL HOME BASED ON
THE ISLAND OF DESTINATION, PROVING THE DEATH OF A RELATIVE IN THE
LAST 72 HOURS, BEING OBLIGED TO UNDERGO SCREENING FOR SARS-COV-2, BY
THE RT-PCR METHODOLOGY, ON ARRIVAL, AS WELL AS PROPHYLACTIC
ISOLATION, UNTIL THE NEGATIVE RESULT IS COMMUNICATED, WITHIN A
MAXIMUM PERIOD OF 24 HOURS.
2F. PASSENGERS DEPARTING FROM THE TWO ISLANDS MENTIONED ABOVE, WHO,
DUE TO DELAY OR FLIGHT CANCELLATION, ON BOARDING OR STOPOVER, EXCEED
THE 72 HOURS OF VALIDITY OF THE TEST PERFORMED AT ORIGIN, ARE
OBLIGED TO UNDERGO SCREENING FOR SARS-COV-2, BY THE METHODOLOGY OF
RT-PCR, ON ARRIVAL AT THE DESTINATION ISLAND, AS WELL AS
PROPHYLACTIC ISOLATION, UNTIL THE NEGATIVE RESULT IS COMMUNICATED,
WITHIN A MAXIMUM PERIOD OF 24 HOURS.
2G. PASSENGERS DEPARTING ON ONE OF THE REMAINING SEVEN ISLANDS AND
WHO, IN TRANSIT TO THE ISLAND OF FINAL DESTINATION, LAND AT THE
AIRPORTS OF THE ISLANDS OF SAO MIGUEL AND TERCEIRA, PROVIDED THEY DO
NOT ENTER THE AIRPORT LAND SIDE.
2H. PASSENGERS DEPARTING ON ONE OF THE REMAINING SEVEN ISLANDS AND
WHO, IN TRANSIT TO THE ISLAND OF FINAL DESTINATION, LAND AT THE
AIRPORTS OF THE ISLANDS OF SAO MIGUEL AND TERCEIRA, CIRCULATING IN
THE AIRPORT LAND SIDE, ARE OBLIGED TO UNDERGO SCREENING FOR

SARS-COV-2, BY RT-PCR METHODOLOGY, UPON ARRIVAL AT THE DESTINATION
ISLAND, AS WELL AS PROPHYLACTIC ISOLATION, UNTIL THE NEGATIVE RESULT
IS COMMUNICATED WITHIN A MAXIMUM PERIOD OF 24 HOURS.
2I. PASSENGERS DEPARTING FROM PORTUGAL MAINLAND AND WHO, IN TRANSIT
TO THE FINAL DESTINATION ISLAND, LAND AT THE AIRPORTS OF THE ISLANDS
OF SAO MIGUEL AND TERCEIRA, CIRCULATING IN THE AIRPORT LAND SIDE,
ARE OBLIGED TO UNDERGO SCREENING FOR SARS-COV-2, BY RT-PCR
METHODOLOGY, UPON ARRIVAL AT THE ISLAND OF DESTINATION, AS WELL AS
PROPHYLACTIC ISOLATION, UNTIL THE NEGATIVE RESULT, IS COMMUNICATED
WITHIN A MAXIMUM PERIOD OF 24 HOURS.
2J. AIRLINE CREWS THAT DO NOT TRANSIT TO THE AIRPORT LAND SIDE, AS
WELL AS THOSE TRAVELING IN SERVICE, DEPARTING IN SAO MIGUEL OR
TERCEIRA, AND RETURN TO THEM WITHOUT LEAVING THE AIRCRAFT.
2L. PASSENGERS TRAVELING FROM ANY OF THE OTHER SEVEN ISLANDS TO SAO
MIGUEL OR TERCEIRA, RETURNING WITHIN 48 HOURS, ARE, AT THAT MOMENT,
OBLIGED TO UNDERGO SCREENING FOR SARS-COV-2, USING THE RT-PCR
METHODOLOGY, AS WELL AS PROPHYLACTIC ISOLATION, UNTIL THE NEGATIVE
RESULT IS COMMUNICATED, WITHIN A MAXIMUM PERIOD OF 24 HOURS.
3.ALL PASSENGERS SHALL COMPLY WITH MASK USE, SOCIAL DISTANCING AND
RESPIRATORY ETIQUETTE RULES SET BY LOCAL HEALTH AUTHORITY.
4.PASSENGERS BOARDING AT AIRPORTS ON THE ISLANDS OF SAO MIGUEL AND
TERCEIRA, TO ANOTHER ISLAND OF THE ARCHIPELAGO, ARE RECOMMENDED TO
COMPLETE THE APP MYSAFEAZORES.COM WITH THE QUESTIONNAIRE OF RISK
ASSESSMENT AND EARLY DETECTION OF SARS-COV-2.
5.ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AVAILABLE AT HTTPS://COVID19.AZORES.GOV.PT/.
FROM: 07 JAN 2021 23:54 TO: 15 JAN 2021 23:59

Belarus

BELARUS


Last Updated:  01/12/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 21, 2021
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • No entry restrictions; however, mandatory quarantine and PCR test requirements apply.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed;
  • Crew rest is allowed;

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Mandatory 10-day self-quarantine applies to all persons arriving from the risk areas (countries with registered covid-19 cases). The updated country list is available at:
  • Passengers arriving from the listed countries are required to present a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours.
  • Exempted from quarantine and PCR test requirements are:
    • Aircraft crew members
    • Citizens of Belarus and foreign citizens holding a Belarusian permanent residence permit and having travelled in the red list countries for business purposes or having transited within less than 24 hours.
    • Persons arriving from the red list countries and transiting through Belarus with a proof of departure within 24 hours
    • Diplomatic/consular staff and staff of international organizations, and their family members
    • Heads and members of official delegations
    • Persons transporting stem cells and transplants

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • December 3

 

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS
O1934/20

COVID-19:
IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE MEASURES AIMED TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF
INFECTION CAUSED BY COVID-19 THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES OF PERSONS
MUST OBSERVE THE 10-DAY PERIOD OF SELF-ISOLATION:
PERSONS WHO ARRIVED FROM THE STATES, WHICH ARE INCLUDED IN THE LIST
OF THE COUNTRIES, WHERE THE CASES OF COVID-19 INFECTION ARE
REGISTERED. (THIS LIST FORMED BY MINISTRY OF HEALTH OF THE REPUBLIC
OF BELARUS, AND PRESENTED ON THEIR WEBSITE
HTTP://WWW.MINZDRAV.GOV.BY).
PERSONS WHO TRANSITED THE COUNTRIES, INCLUDED IN THE ABOVE LIST AND
DO NOT HAVE THE DOCUMENTS, THAT PROVE THEIR STAY IN THE COUNTRY OF
TRANSIT FOR THE PERIOD NOT EXCEEDING 24 HOURS.
ARRIVED PASSENGERS MUST HAVE A MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IN ORIGINAL (IN
RUSSIAN, BELARUSIAN OR ENGLISH) WITH A NEGATIVE CORONAVIRUS
(COVID-19) PCR TEST RESULT ISSUED AT MOST 72 HOURS BEFORE DEPARTURE.
THE MEDICAL CERTIFICATE MUST INCLUDE THE NAME AND SURNAME OF THE
PERSON AND THE COVID-19 TEST RESULTS.
THE SELF-ISOLATION OR THE MEDICAL CERTIFICATE ARE NOT REQUIRED FOR:
CITIZENS OF BELARUS, FOREIGN CITIZENS AND STATELESS PERSONS HOLDING
A BELARUSIAN PERMANENT RESIDENCE PERMIT WHO ARRIVED FROM THE
COUNTRIES INCLUDED IN THE LIST AND TRAVELLED THERE FOR BUSINESS
PURPOSES
CITIZENS OF BELARUS, FOREIGN CITIZENS AND STATELESS PERSONS HOLDING
A BELARUSIAN PERMANENT RESIDENCE PERMIT WHO ARRIVED FROM THE
COUNTRIES NOT INCLUDED IN THE LIST OR TRANSITED THROUGH THE
COUNTRIES INCLUDED IN THE LIST IF THEY HAVE A DOCUMENTARY PROOF OF
LESS THAN 24 HOURS PERIOD OF TRANSIT THROUGH SUCH COUNTRIES
PERSONS WHO ARRIVED FROM THE COUNTRIES, INCLUDED IN THE LIST AND
TRANSIT VIA BELARUS AND POSSESS THE DOCUMENTS THAT PROVE THEIR
DEPARTURE FROM BELARUS WITHIN ONE DAY
DIPLOMATIC AND CONSULAR STAFF OF THE FOREIGN MISSIONS IN THE
REPUBLIC OF BELARUS OR THOSE ACCREDITED AT THE REPUBLIC BELARUS AND
LOCATED IN THIRD COUNTRIES, THE STAFF OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

AND THEIR MISSIONS IN THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS, AS WELL AS THEIR
FAMILY MEMBERS
HEADS AND MEMBERS OF THE OFFICIAL DELEGATIONS INCLUDING THOSE
ARRIVING UPON THE INVITATION OF BELARUSIAN GOVERNMENTAL BODIES AND
ORGANIZATIONS
CREW MEMBERS OF AIRCRAFT
PERSONS TRANSPORTING STEM CELLS AND TRANSPLANTS.
FROM: 22 OCT 2020 00:00 TO: 20 JAN 2021 23:59

Belgium

BELGIUM

Last Updated: 12/16/2020
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 01, 2021

CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS

 
BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • All non-essential travel to Belgium is prohibited.
  • Exempted from the restrictions are:
    • Nationals of EU/Schengen countries, and their family members
    • Residents of Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Uruguay
    • Third Country nationals in possession of a residence card or long-term visa in Schengen countries.
    • Persons travelling for essential purposes under the following travel categories:
      • health professionals, health researchers and elderly care professionals;
      • frontier workers;
      • seasonal workers in agriculture;
      • transport personnel;
      • diplomats, staff of international organisations, people invited by international organisations whose physical presence is required for the well-functioning of these organisations, military personnel, federal police personnel, civil protection personnel, law enforcement personnel, personnel from the Immigration Office, customs personnel and humanitarian aid workers, in the exercise of their functions;
      • passengers in transit, both extra-Schengen (coming from a non-Schengen country) and intra‑Schengen (coming from a Schengen country);
      • passengers travelling for imperative family reasons
      • seafarers;
      • persons travelling for humanitarian reasons, including travel for compelling medical reasons or to pursue urgent medical care;
      • third-country nationals travelling for the purpose of study, including pupils, students and interns undergoing training as part of their studies and researchers with a hosting agreement;
      • Highly skilled third-country workers if their employment is necessary from an economic perspective and the work cannot be postponed or performed abroad;
      • movements of persons who come to work as an employee in Belgium, including au pairs, whatever the duration of this activity, provided that they are authorised by the competent Region (work permit or proof that the conditions of an exemption are met) ;
      • movements of persons who come to work as a self-employed in Belgium, whatever the duration of this activity, provided that they are authorised by the competent Region (valid professional card or proof that the conditions of an exemption are met).

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed;
  • Crew rest is allowed;

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • All travelers are required to complete a Passenger Locator form and the self-evaluation questionnaire ahead of traveling. Analysis of the Passenger Locator Form and the self-evaluation questionnaire may lead to a mandatory quarantine up to 10 days and testing after returning from high risk areas.
  • The latest requirements are available on the government website:
  • National lockdown measures and movement restrictions apply until February including a nationwide curfew from 10 pm to 6 am in Brussels Capital Region and movement restrictions. Travelers are recommended to remain aware of the local lockdown rules as changes can occur on a short notice. More information is available at https://www.info-coronavirus.be/en/

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-EVALUATED

  • January 01, 2021

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • All persons returning to Belgium and all persons travelling through Belgium and who are staying at least 48 hours must fill out a Passenger Locator Form.
  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS

EBBR
A3612/20
COVID-19: REF AIP EBBR AD 2.21 2.3 POWER SUPPLY. THE USE OF APU
DURING TURNAROUND TO PROVIDE AIR CONDITIONING IS ALLOWED AT COMPANY
DISCRETION FOR SANITARY REASONS
FROM: 01 DEC 2020  11:00   TO: 31 JAN 2021  22:59

A3613/20
COVID-19: SUSPECT COVID19 CASES ON BOARD OF ARR FLT MUST BE
REPORTED VIA COMPANY GND OPS TO EBBR AIRSIDE INSPECTION +3227536900
NO LATER THAN 60 MIN PRIOR TO ARR. FAILURE TO COMPLY MAY RESULT IN
ARR DLA -PASSENGERS SHALL FILL IN ELECTRONIC PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM
(PLF), AVBL AT HTTPS://TRAVEL.INFO-CORONAVIRUS.BE/ . PASSENGERS
TECHNICALLY UNABLE TO USE ELECTRONIC PLF SHALL USE PAPER FORM AVBL
AT
HTTPS://DOFI.IBZ.BE/SITES/DVZOE/FR/DOCUMENTS/BELGIUM(UNDERSCORE)PASSE
NGERLOCATORFORM.PDF . 
-AIRLINES SHALL REFUSE BOARDING TO PASSENGERS
THAT CANNOT SHOW PROOF OF ELECTRONIC PLF SUBMISSION OR PROVIDE
PAPER FORM. 
-AIRLINES SHALL COLLECT PAPER FORMS FOR INTRA-SCHENGEN
FLT AND PROVIDE THEM TO SANIPORT SVC IMMEDIATELY AFTER ARR. 
-PAPER FORMS OF EXTRA-SCHENGEN FLT WILL BE COLLECTED AT BORDER 
CONTROL
FROM: 01 DEC 2020  11:10   TO: 31 JAN 2021  22:59

EBBR
A3715/20
COVID-19: PAX FLT WILL ONLY BE ALLOWED TO OPERATE BTN 0500UTC AND
2200UTC FOR DEPARTURES AND BTN 0430UTC AND 2200UTC FOR ARRIVALS.
AIRLINES ARE REQ TO RESPECT GIVEN AIRPORT SLOTS. OUTSIDE THESE
HOURS NO HANDLING AVBL. ARRIVALS INITIALLY PLANNED INSIDE THE
OPERATIONAL WINDOW BUT OPERATING OUTSIDE THIS WINDOW DUE TO
UNFORSEEN OPERATIONAL DELAYS WILL BE ALLOWED ONLY AFTER APROVAL BY
AIRSIDE INSPECTION, ALL SERVICES REMAIN AVBL 30MIN AFTER LANDING.
THIS RESTRICTION DOES NOT AFFECT THE FOLLOWING FLT: 1. ACFT IN
EMERG 2. CARGO FLIGHTS 3. TECHNICAL LDG 4.
HUMANITARIAN/MEDEVAC/REPATRIATION FLIGHTS AFTER COORDINATION WITH
AIRPORT AUTHORITIES 5. UNITED NATIONS FLIGHTS 6. MIL FLT 7. GENERAL
AVIATION FLIGHTS 8. FERRY/POSITIONING FLIGHTS, PPR HANDLING COMPANY
REQUIRED ALL FLIGHTS MUST HAVE A VALID AIRPORT SLOT
FROM: 11 DEC 2020  08:30   TO: 26 MAR 2021  22:00

BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA - Open with Restrictions - 10/28/2020

BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA
 

Last Updated:  10/28/2020
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through November 25, 2020
OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to land
US passengers: Allowed to enter
Quarantine: No – Negative PCR test not older than 48 hours required
 

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • No flight restrictions.
  • Foreign nationals are required to present a negative PCR test result not older than 48 hours.
  • Exempted from the PCR test requirement are:
    • Citizens of Serbia, Croatia and Montenegro, and their families.
    • Aircraft & cabin crew whose final destination is Bosnia & Herzegovina.
    • Diplomatic and consular staff, and foreign heads of state and related delegations.
    • Civil protection services and teams when their entry is urgent and immediate.
    • Members of military forces of NATO states and other states in participation in the partnership for peace.
    • Passengers in transit returning to their country of residence.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • No quarantine.
  • All foreign nationals are required to present a negative PCR test result not older than 48 hours.
  • Exempted from the PCR test requirement are:
    • Citizens of Serbia, Croatia and Montenegro, and their families.
    • Aircraft & cabin crew whose final destination is Bosnia & Herzegovina.
    • Diplomatic and consular staff, and foreign heads of state and related delegations.
    • Civil protection services and teams when their entry is urgent and immediate.
    • Members of military forces of NATO states and other states in participation in the partnership for peace.
    • Passengers in transit returning to their country of residence.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-

EVALUATED

October 25

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • All arriving passengers, crew and operational staff must complete a Public Health Passenger Locator Form prior arrival.
  • Aircraft cleaning and disinfection is required for aircraft coming from specific COVID-19 affected areas. More information: www.bhdca.gov.ba/index.php/en.

 

 

LATEST NOTAMS

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COVID-19: INFORMATION

EASA SAFETY DIRECTIVES N0:2020-03 AND 2020-04 IS ISSUED IN

ACCORDANCE WITH ARTICLE 51. OF REGULATION ON OVERSIGHT IN CIVIL

AVIATION AND EASA.

OPERATIONAL MEASURES TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS

'SARS-COV-2' INFECTION IN FIR SARAJEVO.

SAFETY DIRECTIVE IS PUBLISHED ON BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA DIRECTORATE

OF CIVIL AVIATION WEBSITE:

HTTP:/WWW.BHDCA.GOV.BA/INDEX.PHP/EN/

FROM: 30 SEP 2020 10:02 TO: 30 DEC 2020 23:59 EST

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COVID-19: INFORMATION

BASED ON EASA SIB 2020-02, SAFETY DIRECTIVE ON EQUIPPING OF

AIRCRAFT WITH UNIVERSAL PRECAUTION KITS AND CLEANING AND

DISINFECTION OF AIRCRAFT COMING FROM SPECIFIC COVID-19 AFFECTED

AREAS IS IN FORCE IN BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA. SAFETY DIRECTIVE IS

PUBLISHED ON BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA DIRECTORATE OF CIVIL AVIATION

WEBSITE:

HTTP://WWW.BHDCA.GOV.BA/INDEX.PHP/EN/

FROM: 30 SEP 2020 10:05 TO: 30 DEC 2020 23:59 EST

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COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS

ALL PASSENGERS, CREW MEMBERS AND OPERATIONAL STAFF ARRIVING TO

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA BY AIRCRAFT MUST COMPLETE A PUBLIC HEALTH

PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM (PLF).

ALL PLFS MUST BE COLLECTED BY THE CREW, CHECKED AND HANDED OVER TO

THE RAMP AGENT UPON LANDING.

FROM: 21 OCT 2020 14:46 TO: 30 DEC 2020 23:59 EST

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COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS

- FOREIGN CITIZENS WHO MEET THE CONDITIONS FOR ARRIVAL IN BOSNIA AND

HERZEGOVINA PRESCRIBED BY THE LAW ON ALIENS, CAN ENTER BOSNIA AND

HERZEGOVINA UPON PRESENTATION OF A NEGATIVE PCR TEST FOR SARS-COV-2

VIRUS, WHICH IS NOT OLDER THAN 48 HOURS FROM ARRIVAL AT THE BORDER

CROSSING OF BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA.

WITHOUT PRESENTING A NEGATIVE TEST FOR THE SARS-COV-2 VIRUS, THE

FOLLOWING MAY ENTER BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA:

- CITIZENS OF MONTENEGRO, THE REPUBLIC OF CROATIA AND THE REPUBLIC

OF SERBIA, WHEN THEY ENTER BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA DIRECTLY FROM THE

COUNTRY OF WHICH THEY ARE CITIZENS, AS WELL AS THEIR MINOR CHILDREN

AND SPOUSES WHO ARE CITIZENS OF OTHER COUNTRIES,

- CREW AND CABIN CREW OF THE AIRCRAFT WHOSE FINAL DESTINATION IS

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA,

- DIPLOMATIC AND CONSULAR STAFF AND STAFF OF INTERNATIONAL

ORGANIZATIONS DURING PERFORMANCE OF THEIR OFFICIAL DUTIES, WHO, UPON

ENTERING BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA, MUST POSSESS AND PRESENT AN

APPROPRIATE VALID PASSPORT,

- CIVIL PROTECTION SERVICES AND TEAMS WHEN THEIR ENTRY INTO BOSNIA

AND HERZEGOVINA IS URGENT AND IMMEDIATE,

- MEMBERS OF MILITARY FORCES OF NATO STATES AND OTHER STATES WHICH

PARTICIPATE IN THE PARTNERSHIP FOR PEACE, NATO HQ MEMBERS AND EUFOR

IN BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA,

- HEADS OF STATE AND MEMBERS OF THEIR DELEGATIONS WHOSE ARRIVAL AND

DEPARTURE HAVE BEEN ANNOUNCED TO THE BIH BORDER POLICE THROUGH

DIPLOMATIC CHANNELS OR THROUGH PROTOCOLS OF THE COMPETENT BIH

AUTHORITY,

- FOREIGN CITIZENS TRANSITING THROUGH THE TERRITORY OF BOSNIA AND

HERZEGOVINA FOR THE PURPOSE OF RETURNING TO THE COUNTRY OF

RESIDENCE, WITHOUT RETENTION ON THE TERRITORY OF BOSNIA AND

HERZEGOVINA,

- MINORS WHOSE PARENT IS A CITIZEN OF BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA, AS

WELL AS A FOREIGN CITIZEN WHO IS THE SPOUSE OF A CITIZEN OF BOSNIA

AND HERZEGOVINA,

- FOREIGN CITIZENS ARE OBLIGED TO FOLLOW AND RESPECT ALL

INSTRUCTIONS AND ORDERS OF THE COMPETENT AUTHORITIES OF BOSNIA AND

HERZEGOVINA, EPIDEMIOLOGICAL AND HEALTH SERVICES.

FROM: 21 OCT 2020 14:48 TO: 30 DEC 2020 23:59 EST

Bulgaria

BULGARIA


Last Updated: 01/11/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions until February 1, 2020
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Entry is prohibited for all passengers on flights from the UNITED KINGDOM regardless of the nationality.
  • Exempted are:
    • Bulgarian citizens and permanent residence permit holders
    • Medical specialists, - researchers and social workers
    • Workers engaged in the supply of medicines, medical devices and personal protective equipment, medical equipment
    • Transport staff involved in international transportation of passengers and goods, aircraft crew and aircraft technical staff
    • Officials, diplomats, members of governments and heads of state, military officers
    • Persons traveling for humanitarian reasons
    • Representatives of commercial economic and investment activities
    • Seasonal agrigulture workers
    • Persons in transit when immediate departure is guaranteed
  • Entry into Bulgaria is allowed for:
    • Citizens of BULGARIA, EU/SCHENGEN STATES, SAN MARINO, ANDORRA, MONACO, VATICAN CITY, including their family members.
    • Citizens of AUSTRALIA, CANADA, GEORGIA, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, RWANDA, REPUBLIC OF KOREA, THAILAND, TUNISIA, URUGUAY, UAE, UKRAINE, REPUBLIC OF NORTH MACEDONIA, SERBIA, ALBANIA, KOSOVO, BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA, MONTENEGRO, MOLDOVA, ISRAEL, KUWAIT, BELARUS AND TURKEY.
    • Family members of Bulgarian citizens, persons holding permanent or long-term resident permit in Bulgaria/EU/Schengen states, and their family members.
    • Medical specialists, medical researchers, social workers exercising their duties.
    • Transport staff involved in international transportation of passengers and goods.
    • Foreign officials and members of their delegations, staff of international organizations, military officers, humanitarian workers in performance of their duties
    • Persons traveling for humanitarian reasons
    • Representatives of commercial economic and investment activities and other similar activities, certified with letter from the Minister of Economy
    • Seasonal agricultural workers and workers in the tourism sector
    • Frontier workers
    • Persons traveling for educational or academic purposes
    • International sports/cultural events organizers
    • Persons in transit when immediate departure is guaranteed

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed; however, the stay should not exceed 12 hours.

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • No PCR test is required for travelers arriving from EU/SCHENGEN states, SAN MARINO, ANDORRA, MONACO, VATICAN, AUSTRALIA, CANADA, GEORGIA, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, RWANDA, REPUBLIC OF KOREA, THAILAND, TUNISIA, URUGUAY, UAE, SERBIA, BELARUS AND TURKEY.
  • Travelers arriving from other countries and Third Country citizens are required to present a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours.
  • Exempted are:
    • Citizens of Bulgaria
    • Citizens of EU/Schengen member states, UK, and United Kingdom, San Marino, Vatican city, Andorra, Monaco traveling for humanitarian reasons
    • Citizens of EU/Schengen member states, UK, and United Kingdom, San Marino, Vatican city, Andorra, Monaco traveling for economic/investment reasons with a certification from the Minister of Economy
    • Medical specialists, medical researchers, social workers exercising their duties
    • Workers engaged in the supply of medicines and medical devices.
    • Foreign officials and members of their delegations, staff of international organizations, military officers, humanitarian workers in performance of their duties
    • Frontier workers
    • Aircraft crew
    • Persons in transit
  • All travelers arriving from the UNITED KINGDOM are required to present a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours.
  • Exempted are:
    • Persons in transit
    • Officials and heads of state, members of governments and their delegations
    • Aircraft crews on duty

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • February 1

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS

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COVID-19: THE ENTRY TO THE TERRITORY OF THE REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA

IS PROHIBITED FOR ALL PERSONS REGARDLESS OF THEIR NATIONALITY,

EXCEPT FOR:

1. BULGARIAN CITIZENS

2. CITIZENS OF EU MEMBER STATES, STATES OF SCHENGEN AGREEMENT, SAN

MARINO, ANDORRA, MONACO, VATICAN AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS AS WELL AS

PERSONS WHO ARE IN ACTUAL COHABITATION WITH THEM, THE CITIZENS OF

AUSTRALIA, CANADA, GEORGIA, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, RWANDA, REPUBLIC OF

KOREA, THAILAND, TUNISIA, URUGUAY, UAE, UKRAINE, REPUBLIC OF NORTH

MACEDONIA, SERBIA, ALBANIA, KOSOVO, BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA,

MONTENEGRO, MOLDOVA, ISRAEL, KUWAIT, BELARUS AND TURKEY.

3. INDIVIDUALS HOLDING BULGARIAN PERMANENT OR LONG-TERM RESIDENCE

PERMISSION AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS AND PERSONS HOLDING BULGARIAN

LONG-TERM RESIDENCE VISA TYPE D.

4. PERSONS, HAVING LEGAL RESIDENCE IN EU MEMBER STATES, STATES OF

SCHENGEN AGREEMENT, SAN MARINO, ANDORRA, MONACO AND VATICAN AND

THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS.

5. MEDICAL SPECIALISTS, MEDICAL RESEARCHERS AND SOCIAL WORKERS AND

THEIR SUPERVISORS WHEN THE PURPOSE OF THE TRIP IS RELATED TO THEIR

PROFESSION.

6. WORKERS ENGAGED IN THE SUPPLY OF MEDICINES, MEDICAL DEVICES

AND PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT, MEDICAL EQUIPMENT, AS WELL AS

DURING ITS INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE.

7. TRANSPORT STAFF INVOLVED IN INRETERNATIONAL TRANSPORTATION OF

PASSENGERS, GOODS AND CARGO, AIRCRAFT CREW AND TECHNICAL STAFF

INVOLVED IN THE MAINTENANCE OF THE AIRVRAFT AND OTHER TRANSPORT

PERSONNEL IF NECESSARY, INCL VESSEL CREW AND THEIR TECHNICAL STAFF.

8. OFFICIALS /HEADS OF STATE, MEMBERS OF GOVERNMENTS, ETC./ AND

MEMBERS OF THEIR DELEGATIONS, AS WELL AS DIPLOMATS, OFFICIALS FROM

INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS, MILITARY OFFICERS, SECURITY AND PUBLIC

ORDER OFFICERS AND HUMANITARIAN WORKERS IN THE PERFORMANCE OF THEIR

DUTIES AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS.

9. PERSONS TRAVELLING DUE TO HUMANITARIAN REASONS WHEN NON-ADMISSION

OR LEAVING THE TERRITORY OF REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA OF A FOREIGN

CITIZEN WILL CAUSE SERIOUS DANGER FOR HIS HEALTH OR LIFE DUE TO

OBJECTIVE CIRCUMSTANCES OR FOR THE INTEGRITY OF HIS FAMILY OR THE

HIGHEST INTEREST OF THE FAMILY OR THE CHILD REQUIRES HIS ADMISSION

OR STAY ON THE TERRITORY OF THE COUNTRY.

10. REPRESENTATIVES OF COMMERCIAL ECONOMIC AND INVESTMENT ACTIVITIES

AND PERSONS DIRECTLY INVOLVED IN: BUILDING, MAINTAINING,OPERATING

AND ENSURING THE SECURITY OF THE STRATEGIC AND CRITICAL

INFRASTRUCTURE OF THE REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA, IMPLEMENTATION OF

PROJECTS CERTIFIED UNDER THE INVESTMENT PROMOTION ACT, ANALYSES BY

PROJECTS OF POTENTIAL INVESTORS AND OTHER ACTIVITIES OF IMPORTANCE

FOR THE COUNTRY'S ECONOMY, CERTIFIED BY A LETTER FROM THE MINISTER

OF ECONOMY OR A MINISTER RESPONSIBLE FOR THE RESPECTIVE ACTIVITY AS

WELL AS PERSONS INVOLVED IN SHIPBUILDING AND SHIP REPAIR AND THEIR

FAMILY MEMBERS. THE LETTER FROM THE RESPECTIVE MINISTER SHOULD BE

PRESENTED TO THE BORDER CONTROL AUTHORITIES.

11. SEASONAL AGRICULTURAL WORKERS AND WORKERS IN THE TOURISM SECTOR.

12. FRONTIER WORKERS.

13. PERSONS TRAVELING WITH EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES AIMING TO PERFORM

ACTIVITIES CONNECTED WITH FINALIZING 2019/2020 ACADEMIC YEAR AS

WELL AS FOR EDUCATION IN THE 2020/2021 ACADEMIC YEAR, AS WELL AS

PERSONS TAKING PART IN EXAMINATION BOARDS WHEN THE EXAM IS

IMPOSSIBLE TO BE HOLD REMOTELY IN ELECTRONIC ENVIRONMENT.

14. INTERNATIONAL SPORTS EVENTS ORGANIZERS AND PARTICIPANTS FOR THE

TIME OF THE ACTUAL EVENT, ATHLETES FROM ABROAD COMING TO THE COUNTRY

FOR A CERTAIN TRIAL PERIOD, ATHLETES AND COACHES FROM ABROAD,

ARRIVING IN THE COUNTRY TO PARTICIPATE IN TRAINING CAMPS, FAMILY

MEMBERS OF FOREIGN ATHLETES AND COACHES, HOLDERS OF BULGARIAN LONG-

TERM RESIDENCE VISA TYPE D, CERTIFIED BY A LETTER FROM THE MINISTER

OF YOUTH AND SPORTS STATING THE EXACT NAMES AND ADDRESSES/PLACES OF

RESIDENCE IN BULGARIA. THE LETTER SHOULD BE PRESENTED TO THE BORDER

CONTROL AUTHORITIES.

15. FOREIGN CITIZENS FOR DELIVERING A DECREE UNDER THE LAW OF

BULGARIAN CITIZENSHIP FOR ACQUIRED BULGARIAN CITIZENSHIP PROVEN

OFFICIALLY BY A LETTER OF THE MINISTRY OF JUSTICE.

16. ORGANIZERS AND PARTICIPANTS IN INTERNATIONAL CULTURAL EVENTS-

FOR THE TIME OF THE RESPECTIVE CULTURAL EVENT, CERTIFIED BY THE

MINISTRY OF CULTURE, IN WHICH THE NAMES OF THE PERSONS AND THE

PLACE/ADDRESS OF THEIR RESIDENCE IN REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA ARE

INDICATED.

THE LETTER SHOULD BE PRESENTED TO THE BORDER CONTROL AUTHORITIES.

NOTES:

1. THE PERSONS PASSING TRANSIT THROUGH THE TERRITORY OF THE

REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA ARE INDICATED IN A SEPARATE NOTAM.

2. THE PERSONS ENTERING THE TERRITORY OF THE REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA

SUBJECT TO QUARANTINE ARE INDICATED IN A SEPARATE NOTAM.

FROM: 20 DEC 2020 23:08 TO: 31 JAN 2021 22:00 EST

 

A1401/20

COVID-19: ALL PERSONS WHO ARE ALLOWED TO ENTER TO THE TERRITORY

OF

REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA STATED IN A SEPARATE NOTAM AND WHEN ARRIVING

FROM EU MEMBER STATES, STATES OF THE SCHENGEN AGREEMENT, SAN MARINO,

ANDORRA, MONACO, VATICAN, AUSTRALIA, CANADA, GEORGIA, JAPAN, NEW

ZEALAND, RWANDA, REPUBLIC OF KOREA, THAILAND, TUNISIA, URUGUAY, UAE,

SERBIA, BELARUS AND TURKEY ARE ALLOWED TO ENTER WITHOUT COVID-19

POLYMERASE CHAIN REACTION /PCR/ TEST CERTIFICATE.

ALL PERSONS WHO ARE ALLOWED TO ENTER TO THE TERRITORY OF REPUBLIC OF

BULGARIA AND ALL INDIVIDUALS FROM THIRD COUNTRY WHO ARE NOT FROM THE

ABOVE MENTIONED COUNTRIES ARE ALLOWED TO ENTER ONLY IF THEY CARRY A

NEGATIVE COVID-19 POLYMERASE CHAIN REACTION /PCR/ TEST CERTIFICATE

MADE UP TO 72 HOURS PRIOR ENTRY INTO THE COUNTRY.

EXCEPTIONS ARE APPLIED TO:

1. BULGARIAN CITIZENS.

2. CITIZENS OF OTHER EU MEMBER STATES, STATES OF SCHENGEN AGREEMENT,

SAN MARINO, ANDORRA, MONACO AND VATICAN TRAVELLING DUE TO

HUMANITARIAN REASONS.

3. CITIZENS OF OTHER EU MEMBER STATES, GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN

IRELAND, STATES OF SCHENGEN AGREEMENT, SAN MARINO, ANDORRA, MONACO

AND VATICAN TRAVELLING AS REPRESENTATIVES OF COMMERCIAL ECONOMIC AND

INVESTMENT ACTIVITIES AND PERSONS DIRECTLY INVOLVED IN: BUILDING,

MAINTAINING, OPERATING AND ENSURING THE SECURITY OF THE STRATEGIC

AND CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE OF THE REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA,

IMPLEMENTATION OF PROJECTS CERTIFIED UNDER THE INVESTMENT PROMOTION

ACT, ANALYSES BY PROJECTS OF POTENTIAL INVESTORS AND OTHER

ACTIVITIES OF IMPORTANCE FOR THE COUNTRY'S ECONOMY, CERTIFIED BY A

LETTER FROM THE MINISTER OF ECONOMY OR A MINISTER RESPONSIBLE FOR

THE RESPECTIVE ACTIVITY AS WELL AS PERSONS INVOLVED IN SHIPBUILDING

AND SHIP REPAIR AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS.

4. MEDICAL SPECIALISTS, MEDICAL RESEARCHERS AND SOCIAL WORKERS

AND THEIR SUPERVISORS WHEN THE PURPOSE OF THE TRIP IS RELATED TO

THEIR PROFESSION.

5. WORKERS ENGAGED IN THE SUPPLY OF MEDICINES, MEDICAL DEVICES AND

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT, MEDICAL EQUIPMENT AS WELL AS DURING

ITS INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE.

6. OFFICIALS /HEADS OF STATES, MEMBERS OF GOVERNMENTS, ETC./ AND

MEMBERS OF THEIR DELEGATIONS, AS WELL AS DIPLOMATS, MEMBERS OF THE

GOVERNMENTAL ADMINISTRATIVE AND TECHNICAL STAFF, OFFICIALS

FROM INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS, MILITARY OFFICERS, SECURITY AND

PUBLIC ORDER OFFICERS AND HUMANITARIAN WORKERS IN THE PERFORMANCE OF

THEIR DUTIES.

7. FRONTIER WORKERS.

8. CIVIL SERVANTS IN THE LINE OF DUTY, TRAVELLING ON SHORT-TERM

BUSINESS TRIPS IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE ORDINANCE ON BUSINESS TRIPS

AND SPECIALIZATIONS ABROAD.

9. ACFT CREWS PERFORMING FLT TO/FM THE AD IN REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA

AND PERSONS INVOLVED IN ACFT TECHNICAL MAINTENANCE.

10. PERSONS PASSING TRANSIT THE TERRITORY OF THE REPUBLIC OF

BULGARIA.

NOTES:

1. BULGARIAN CITIZENS AND INDIVIDUALS HOLDING BULGARIAN PERMANENT

OR LONG-TERM RESIDENCE PERMISSION AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS WHEN

ARRIVING FROM GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERTN IRELAND SHALL BE PLACED

UNDER QUARANTINE FOR A PERIOD OF 10 DAYS.

2. BULGARIAN CITIZENS AND INDIVIDUALS HOLDING BULGARIAN PERMANENT

OR LONG-TERM RESIDENCE PERMISSION AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS ARRIVING

FROM COUNTRIES DIFFERENT FROM THE ABOVE MENTIONED IN PARA 1 WHO DO

NOT CARRY A NEGATIVE COVID-19 POLYMERASE CHAIN REACTION /PCR/ TEST

CERTIFICATE MADE UP TO 72 HOURS PRIOR ENTRY INTO THE COUNTRY SHALL

BE PLACED UNDER QUARANTINE FOR A PERIOD OF 10 DAYS.

3. THE PERSONS PASSING TRANSIT THE TERRITORY OF THE REPUBLIC OF

BULGARIA, INDICATED IN A SEPARATE NOTAM.

4. THE NEGATIVE PCR TEST CERTIFICATE SHOULD CLEARLY INDICATE THE

TESTED INDIVIDUAL NAMES PRECISELY AS THEY ARE WRITTEN ON THE ID

CARD/PASSPORT IN LATIN LETTERS, ADDRESS OR OTHER MEANS OF CONTACT

AND ACTUAL TIME OF TESTING.

FROM: 20 DEC 2020 23:14 TO: 31 JAN 2021 22:00 EST

 

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COVID-19:

REGARDING FLIGHTS FROM GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND:

THE ENTRY IN THE TERRITORY OF REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA IS PROHIBITED FOR

ALL PERSONS REGARDLESS OF THEIR NATIONALY, EXCEPT FOR:

1. BULGARIAN CITIZENS AND INDIVIDUALS HOLDING BULGARIAN PERMANENT

OR LONG-TERM RESIDENCE PERMISSION AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS.

2. MEDICAL SPECIALISTS, MEDICAL RESEARCHERS AND SOCIAL WORKERS AND

THEIR SUPERVISORS WHEN THE PURPOSE OF THE TRIP IS RELATED TO THEIR

PROFESSION.

3. WORKERS ENGAGED IN THE SUPPLY OF MEDICINES, MEDICAL DEVICES AND

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT, MEDICAL EQUIPMENT, AS WELL AS DURING

ITS INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE.

4. TRANSPORT STAFF INVOLVED IN INRETERNATIONAL TRANSPORTATION OF

PASSENGERS, GOODS AND CARGO, AIRCRAFT CREW AND TECHNICAL STAFF

INVOLVED IN THE MAINTENANCE OF THE AIRCRAFT AND OTHER TRANSPORT

PERSONNEL IF NECESSARY, INCL VESSEL CREW AND THEIR TECHNICAL STAFF.

5. OFFICIALS /HEADS OF STATE, MEMBERS OF GOVERNMENTS, ETC./ AND

MEMBERS OF THEIR DELEGATIONS, AS WELL AS DIPLOMATS, OFFICIALS FROM

INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS, MILITARY OFFICERS, SECURITY AND PUBLIC

ORDER OFFICERS AND HUMANITARIAN WORKERS IN THE PERFORMANCE OF THEIR

DUTIES AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS.

6. PERSONS TRAVELLING DUE TO HUMANITARIAN REASONS WHEN

NON-ADMISSION OR LEAVING THE TERRITORY OF REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA OF

A FOREIGN CITIZEN WILL CAUSE SERIOUS DANGER FOR HIS HEALTH OR LIFE

DUE TO OBJECTIVE CIRCUMSTANCES OR FOR THE INTEGRITY OF HIS FAMILY OR

THE HIGHEST INTEREST OF THE FAMILY OR THE CHILD REQUIRES HIS

ADMISSION OR STAY ON THE TERRITORY OF THE COUNTRY.

7. REPRESENTATIVES OF COMMERCIAL ECONOMIC AND INVESTMENT

ACTIVITIES AND PERSONS DIRECTLY INVOLVED IN: BUILDING, MAINTAINING,

OPERATING AND ENSURING THE SECURITY OF THE STRATEGIC AND CRITICAL

INFRASTRUCTURE OF THE REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA, IMPLEMENTATION OF

PROJECTS CERTIFIED UNDER THE INVESTMENT PROMOTION ACT, ANALYSES BY

PROJECTS OF POTENTIAL INVESTORS AND OTHER ACTIVITIES OF IMPORTANCE

FOR THE COUNTRY'S ECONOMY, CERTIFIED BY A LETTER FROM THE MINISTER

OF ECONOMY OR A MINISTER RESPONSIBLE FOR THE RESPECTIVE ACTIVITY AS

WELL AS PERSONS INVOLVED IN SHIPBUILDING AND SHIP REPAIR AND THEIR

FAMILY MEMBERS. THE LETTER FROM THE RESPECTIVE MINISTER SHOULD BE

PRESENTED TO THE BORDER CONTROL AUTHORITIES.

8. SEASONAL AGRICULTURAL WORKERS AND WORKERS IN THE TOURISM

SECTOR.

9. THE PERSONS PASSING TRANSIT THROUGH THE TERRITORY OF THE

REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA WHEN IMMEDIATE DEPARTURE IS GUARANTED.

NOTES:

1. ALL INDIVIDUALS WHEN ARRIVING FROM GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN

IRELAND WHO ARE ALLOWED TO ENTER THE TERITORY OF THE REPUBLIC OF

BULGARIA, PRESENT A NEGATIVE COVID-19 POLYMERASE

CHAINREACTION /PCR/ TEST CERTIFICATE MADE UP TO 72 HOURS, RECKONING

FROM THE DATE OF THE SURVEY ENTERED IN THE DOCUMENT, EXCEPT FOR:

A. THE PERSONS PASSING TRANSIT THROUGH THE TERRITORY OF THE

REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA.

B. OFFICIALS /HEADS OF STATES, MEMBERS OF GOVERNMENTS, ETC./ AND

MEMBERS OF THEIR DELEGATIONS.

C. ACFT CREWS PERFORMING FLT TO/FM THE AD IN REPUBLIC OF

BULGARIA AND PERSONS INVOLVED IN ACFT TECHNICAL MAINTENANCE, THE

CREW SHOULD NOT LEAVE THE ACFT EXCEPT FOR THE OBLIGATORY PRE-FLIGHT

PREPARATION AS WELL AS THEIR STAY TIME BEFORE THE TAKE-OFF /FDP

TIME/ SHOULD NOT BE OVER 12 HOURS.

2. BULGARIAN CITIZENS AND INDIVIDUAS HOLDING BULGARIAN PERMANENT

OR LONG-TERM RESIDENCE PERMISSION AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS, WHICH DO

NOT PRESENT A NEGATIVE COVID-19 POLYMERASE CHAINREACTION /PCR/ TEST

CERTIFICATE MADE UP TO 72 HOURS, RECKONING FROM THE DATE OF THE

SURVEY ENTERED IN THE DOCUMENT, SHALL BE PLACED UNDER QUARANTINE FOR

A PERIOD OF 10 DAYS.

FROM: 31 DEC 2020 22:00 TO: 31 JAN 2021 22:00 EST

Canary Islands

CANARY ISLANDS

Last Updated:  01/06/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 11, 2021

CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Flights from any airports from the UNITED KINGDOM to any airports in SPAIN are allowed ONLY in the following cases:
    • Aircraft carrying exclusively Spanish/Andorran citizens or residents
    • State aircraft
    • Search and Rescue services
    • Technical stops with final destination in another country
    • Cargo, ferry, humanitarian, medical or emergency flights
  • Exempted are:
    • Flight personnel necessary to carry out air transport activities. 
    • Special flights for justified reasons with a special authorization from the Spanish Ministry of Health.
  • Entry is allowed to Third Country nationals belonging to the following categories:
    • Spanish citizens and permanent residents.
    • Citizens, permanent residents or long-term visa holders of EU/Schengen member states on their way to such country; proof is required
    • Healthcare professionals
    • Transport personnel
    • Staff of diplomatic missions or international organizations exercising their duties 
    • Students pursuing their studies in the EU/Schengen countries
    • Highly qualified workers whose labour is necessary; justification is required
    • People traveling for duly accredited imperative family reasons
    • People with documented force majeur reasons
    • Legal residents in the following countries: AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, RWANDA, SINGAPORE, SOUTH KOREA, THAILAND, URUGUAY, CHINA AND SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGIONS OF HONG KONG AND MACAO (on reciprocity principle)

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed; PCR test is required

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Passengers arriving from high risk areas are required to present a negative test result not older than 72 hours. The current list of high risk countries is available at: https://www.mscbs.gob.es/en/profesionales/saludPublica/ccayes/alertasActual/nCov/spth.htm
  • Spain accepts the following test types: PCR, TMA and RT-LAMP.  
  • Passengers arriving in the Canary Islands by air from other regions of Spain are required to present a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours upon arrival. 
  • Crew members exercising their duties and transit passengers are exempted from the PCR test requirements. Also the passengers who can present a reservation in a regulated tourist accommodation within the Canary Islands are exempted, however, the negative test result must be presented upon the check-in into the accommodation. 
  • No quarantine requirements.
  • Travelers are recommended to keep monitoring the local restrictions as changes can occur on a short notice. 

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-EVALUATED

  • January 11, 2021

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • All passengers arriving by air or sea must undergo a temperature check, which must be below 37.5 degrees Celsius. Shipping companies can take passengers’ temperature before arriving at a Spanish port.
  • All arriving passengers including the overnighting crew are required to fill out a Public Health Locator form: https://www.spth.gob.es/
  • Use of masks is mandatory for all users of air transport.
  • Any passengers who are suspected of carrying COVID-19 or another contagious disease will be subjected to another health assessment, which will include taking their temperature again and evaluating their clinical and epidemiological health. If an infectious disease is confirmed, the traveller will be taken to a medical centre.
  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS

B3903/20
COVID-19: CREWS/PASSSENGERS REQUIREMENTS:
ROYAL DECREE-LAW 21/2020, OF 9 JUNE, ON URGENT PREVENTION, 
CONTAINMENT AND COORDINATION MEASURES TO DEAL WITH THE HEALTH 
CRISIS CAUSED BY COVID-19, ESTABLISHES THE MANDATORY USE OF 
MASKS FOR AIR TRANSPORT PASSENGERS (AGED SIX YEARS AND OVER) AND 
CREWS. 
THIS OBLIGATION WILL NOT BE REQUIRED FOR PEOPLE WHO PRESENT SOME 
TYPE OF ILLNESS OR RESPIRATORY DIFFICULTY THAT MAY BE AGGRAVATED BY 
THE USE OF THE MASK OR WHO, DUE TO THEIR SITUATION OF DISABILITY OR 
DEPENDENCE, DO NOT HAVE THE AUTONOMY TO REMOVE THEIR MASK, OR PRESENT
BEHAVIOURAL ALTERATIONS THAT MAKE ITS USE UNFEASIBLE.
FOR FURTHER DETAILS, CONSULT BOE (HTTPS://WWW.BOE.ES/)
FROM: 22 JUN 2020  14:27   TO: PERM

B7864/20
COVID-19: CREWS/PASSENGERS REQUIREMENTS

IN ACCORDANCE WITH DIRECTORATE-GENERAL FOR PUBLIC HEALTH RESOLUTION 
OF 11 NOVEMBER AND 9 DECEMBER 2020:

 -SANITARY CONTROLS ARE CARRIED OUT TO PASSENGERS ARRIVING BY AIR 
  IN SPAIN BEFORE ENTERING THE COUNTRY,   WHICH MAY INCLUDE A 
  TEMPERATURE CHECK, A DOCUMENTARY CONTROL AND A VISUAL HEALTH
  ASSESSMENT. INTERNATIONAL PASSENGERS IN TRANSIT WITH FINAL
  DESTINATION IN ANOTHER COUNTRY ARE EXCLUDED.
 -REGARDING THE DOCUMENTARY CONTROL, ALL PASSENGERS DEPARTING FROM 
  ANY AIRPORT LOCATED OUTSIDE SPANISH TERRITORY MUST FILL OUT A 
  HEALTH CONTROL FORM PRIOR TO TRAVEL, THROUGH THE INTERNET SITE
  'WWW.SPTH.GOB.ES' OR VIA THE FREE APP 'SPAIN TRAVEL HEALTH-SPTH'.
  ONCE THE FORM IS COMPLETED, EACH PASSENGER WILL OBTAIN A QR CODE
  ASSOCIATED TO THE TRIP, WICH MUST BE SUBMITTED UPON ARRIVAL IN
  SPAIN. EXCEPTIONALLY, PASSENGERS UNABLE TO COMPLETE THE HEALTH
  CONTROL FORM ELECTRONICALLY, MAY SUBMIT IT IN PAPER FORMAT (DIN 
  A4 SIZE, DOUBLE-SIDED) UPON ARRIVAL IN SPAIN.
 -PASSENGERS ARRIVING TO SPAIN FROM A HIGH-RISK COUNTRY/AREA MUST
  PROVIDE EVIDENCE OF A NEGATIVE SARS-COV-2 TEST (COVID-19 RT-PCR, 
  TMA OR ANY OTHER TEST TYPE BASED ON EQUIVALENT MOLECULAR 
  TECHNIQUES) RESULT, TAKEN WITHIN 72 HOURS PRIOR TO ARRIVAL. 
  CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF SIX AND FLIGHT CREWS TRAVELLING ON 
  DUTY ARE EXCLUDED. THE ORIGINAL CERTIFICATE OR SUPPORTING 
  DOCUMENT MAY BE REQUESTED AS PART OF THE DOCUMENTARY CONTROL. 
  IT MUST BE WRITTEN IN SPANISH, ENGLISH, FRENCH OR GERMAN 
  (OTHERWISE, IT MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY A TRANSLATION INTO 
  SPANISH CARRIED OUT BY AN OFFICIAL BODY) AND MAY BE PRESENTED 
  EITHER IN PAPER OR ELECTRONIC FORMAT.
 -THE HIGH-RISK COUNTRIES/AREAS LIST CAN BE FOUND ON:   
  'HTTPS://WWW.MSCBS.GOB.ES/' AND 'HTTPS://WWW.SPTH.GOB.ES'. 
  THE LIST WILL BE REVIEWED EVERY FIFTEEN DAYS (UPDATES BECOME
  EFFECTIVE SEVEN DAYS AFTER PUBLICATION ON THE ABOVE-MENTIONED
  WEBSITES).

TRAVEL AGENCIES/TOUR OPERATORS/AIRLINES SHALL INFORM PASSENGERS
ABOUT THESE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS DURING THE TICKET SALES AND 
CHECK-IN PROCESSES.
AIRLINES MUST ALSO CHECK BEFORE BOARDING THAT PASSENGERS 
TRAVELLING TO SPAIN HAVE THE QR CODE GENERATED THROUGH THE 
INTERNET SITE 'WWW.SPTH.GOB.ES' OR VIA THE APP 'SPAIN TRAVEL 
HEALTH-SPTH', AS WELL AS THE DOCUMENT PROVING THE NEGATIVE 
DIAGNOSTIC TEST RESULT (IF COMING FROM A HIGH-RISK COUNTRY/AREA). 
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL AIRLINES 
HAVE ACCESS TO THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THESE DOCUMENTS.

FOR FURTHER DETAILS, CONSULT DIRECTORATE-GENERAL FOR PUBLIC HEALTH
RESOLUTIONS OF 11 NOVEMBER AND 9 DECEMBER 2020 (SPANISH OFFICIAL 
STATE GAZETTE REFERENCES: BOE-A-2020-14049/BOE-A-2020-15878)
FROM: 12 DEC 2020  13:53   TO: PERM

B8091/20
COVID-19: CREWS/PASSENGERS REQUIREMENTS

IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE REGIONAL ORDER OF 14 DECEMBER 2020, 
PASSENGERS ARRIVING BY AIR IN THE CANARY ISLANDS FROM OTHER 
REGIONS OF SPAIN WILL BE REQUIRED TO PRESENT A NEGATIVE SARS-
COV-2 TEST RESULT, TAKEN WITHIN 72 HOURS PRIOR TO ARRIVAL.
CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF SIX, AIRCREWS IN THE EXERCISE OF 
THEIR DUTIES AND PASSENGERS IN TRANSIT (WITH FINAL DESTINATION 
IN ANOTHER COUNTRY/REGION OF SPAIN) ARE EXCLUDED. PASSENGERS WHO 
CAN PRESENT A RESERVATION IN A REGULATED TOURIST ACCOMMODATION 
WITHIN THE CANARY ISLANDS ARE ALSO EXCLUDED (IN THAT CASE, THE 
NEGATIVE SARS-COV-2 TEST RESULT SHALL BE REQUESTED WHEN CHECKING 
IN TO THE ACCOMMODATION).

TEST TYPES ACCEPTED ARE:
 - COVID-19 RT-PCR.
 - SARS-COV-2 ANTIGEN TEST (ACCURACY HIGHER THAN 97 PER CENT 
   AND SENSITIVITY HIGHER THAN 80 PER CENT IN ACCORDANCE WITH 
   THE APPROVAL OF A EUROPEAN UNION/EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AREA COUNTRY.)
- TRANSCRIPTION-MEDIATED AMPLIFICATION (TMA).

PASSENGERS (OR LABORATORIES, WITH PRIOR AUTHORISATION FROM THE
PASSENGERS), SHALL SUBMIT THE TEST RESULT ELECTRONICALLY TO THE 
CANARY ISLANDS HEALTH SERVICE (PDIASVIAJES(AT)GOBIERNODECANARIAS.ORG)
PRIOR TO THEIR ARRIVAL. IT MAY ALSO BE REQUESTED AT THE AIRPORT OF 
ARRIVAL.

THE TEST RESULT SUPPORTING DOCUMENT MUST BE ORIGINAL, WRITTEN IN 
SPANISH AND MAY BE PRESENTED EITHER IN PAPER OR ELECTRONIC FORMAT.


FOR FURTHER DETAILS, CONSULT THE REGIONAL GOVERNMENT OF THE CANARY 
ISLANDS ORDER OF 14 DECEMBER 2020 (OFFICIAL GAZETTE REFERENCE: 
BOC-A-2020-257-4916)
FROM: 19 DEC 2020  10:31   TO: 10 JAN 2021  23:00
B8181/20
COVID-19: INFORMATION:

AIRLINES (INCLUDING AIR TAXI COMPANIES) AND GENERAL AVIATION 
OPERATING AT SPANISH AIRPORTS SHALL COMPLY WITH THE MANDATORY
GUIDELINES DESCRIBED IN THE RESOLUTION OF 17 DECEMBER 2020, OF 
THE SPANISH AVIATION SAFETY AND SECURITY AGENCY (AESA), UPDATING 
THE OPERATIONAL GUIDELINES FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF AIRLINE PASSENGERS
AND AVIATION PERSONNEL IN RELATION TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC.

FOR FURTHER DETAILS, CONSULT THE SPANISH OFFICIAL STATE GAZETTE 
(RESOLUTION REFERENCE: BOE-A-2020-16831)
FROM: 23 DEC 2020  23:00   TO: PERM

B8284/20
COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS

IN ACCORDANCE WITH MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS ORDER INT/657/2020, 
THIRD COUNTRY NATIONALS SHALL BE DENIED ENTRY INTO SPAIN FOR 
REASONS OF PUBLIC ORDER AND PUBLIC HEALTH, UNLESS BELONG TO ONE 
OF THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES:

 A)REGULAR RESIDENTS IN THE EUROPEAN UNION, SCHENGEN ASSOCIATED 
   STATES, ANDORRA, MONACO, VATICAN (THE HOLY SEE) OR SAN MARINO, 
   ON THEIR WAY TO SUCH COUNTRY, WITH DOCUMENTARY PROOF.
 B)HOLDERS OF A LONG-TERM VISA ISSUED BY A MEMBER STATE OR 
   SCHENGEN ASSOCIATED STATE, ON THEIR WAY TO SUCH COUNTRY.
 C)HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS, INCLUDING HEALTH RESEARCHERS, AND 
   ELDERLY CARE PROFESSIONALS GOING TO OR RETURNING FROM EXERCISING 
   THEIR WORKING ACTIVITY.
 D)TRANSPORT PERSONNEL, SAILORS AND THE NECESSARY AERONAUTICAL 
   PERSONNEL TO CARRY OUT AIR TRANSPORT ACTIVITIES.
 E)DIPLOMATIC, CONSULAR, INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION, MILITARY, 
   CIVIL PROTECTION AND HUMANITARIAN ORGANIZATION PERSONNEL IN 
   THE EXERCISE OF THEIR DUTIES.
 F)STUDENTS PURSUING THEIR STUDIES IN THE MEMBER STATES OR 
   SCHENGEN ASSOCIATED STATES, HOLDING THE APPROPRIATE PERMIT OR 
   VISA AND MEDICAL INSURANCE, PROVIDED THAT THEY TRAVEL TO THE 
   COUNTRY IN WHICH THEY ARE STUDYING AND THAT THE ENTRY TAKES 
   PLACE DURING THE ACADEMIC YEAR OR WITHIN THE 15 DAYS PRIOR 
   TO IT.
 G)HIGHLY QUALIFIED WORKERS WHOSE LABOUR IS NECESSARY AND CANNOT 
   BE POSTPONED OR CARRIED OUT REMOTELY, INCLUDING PARTICIPANTS 
   IN HIGH-LEVEL SPORTS COMPETITIONS TAKING PLACE IN SPAIN. 
   THESE CIRCUMSTANCES MUST BE JUSTIFIED BY SUPPORTING DOCUMENTATION.
 H)PEOPLE TRAVELING FOR DULY ACCREDITED IMPERATIVE FAMILY REASONS.
 I)PEOPLE WHO PROVIDE DOCUMENTARY EVIDENCE OF FORCE MAJEURE REASONS 
   OR IN-NEED SITUATION, OR WHOSE ENTRY IS PERMITTED FOR HUMANITARIAN
   REASONS.
 J)LEGAL RESIDENTS IN THE FOLLOWING COUNTRIES: AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, 
   NEW ZEALAND, RWANDA, SINGAPUR, SOUTH KOREA, THAILAND, CHINA AND
   MACAO SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGIONS OF HONG KONG AND MACAO ,
   PROVIDED THAT THEY COME DIRECTLY FROM THEM, HAVE TRANSITED
   EXCLUSIVELY THROUGH OTHER LISTED COUNTRIES OR HAVE ONLY CARRIED
   OUT INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TRANSIT IN COUNTRIES NOT LISTED. FOR
   RESIDENTS IN CHINA AND SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGIONS OF HONG 
   KONG AND MACAO, RECIPROCITY REMAINS TO BE VERIFIED.

   EVEN IF BELONGING TO ONE OF THE PREVIOUS CATEGORIES, ANY
   THIRD-COUNTRY NATIONAL NOT MEETING THE COVID-19 HEALTH CONTROL
   REQUIREMENTS ESTABLISHED BY THE SPANISH MINISTRY OF HEALTH, 
   SHALL BE DENIED ENTRY INTO SPAIN FOR REASONS OF PUBLIC HEALTH.

FOR FURTHER DETAILS, CONSULT THE SPANISH OFFICIAL STATE GAZETTE 
(ORDER INT/657/2020 MODIFIED BY ORDERS INT/734/2020, INT/805/2020, 
INT/851/2020, INT/913/2020, INT/1006/2020, INT/1119/2020 AND 
INT/1278/2020)
FROM: 31 DEC 2020  23:00   TO: 31 JAN 2021  23:00

B0036/20
COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS:

IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE SPANISH GOVERNMENT DECISION, ORDER 
PCM/1237/2020, FLIGHTS (DIRECT OR WITH INTERMEDIATE STOPS) 
FROM ANY AIRPORT LOCATED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM TO ANY AIRPORT 
IN THE KINGDOM OF SPAIN, SHALL ONLY BE ALLOWED IN THE FOLLOWING 
CASES:
 
 -AIRCRAFT CARRYING EXCLUSIVELY SPANISH/ANDORRAN CITIZENS, OR  
  RESIDENTS IN SPAIN/ANDORRA
 -STATE AIRCRAFT
 -SEARCH AND RESCUE SERVICES (SAR)
 -STOPOVERS FOR NON-COMMERCIAL PURPOSES WITH FINAL DESTINATION 
  IN ANOTHER COUNTRY
 -CARGO, FERRY, HUMANITARIAN, MEDICAL OR EMERGENCY FLIGHTS

FLIGHT PERSONNEL NECESSARY TO CARRY OUT AIR TRANSPORT ACTIVITIES 
ARE EXEMPTED FROM THIS RESTRICTION.

FOR JUSTIFIED REASONS, THE SPANISH MINISTRY OF HEALTH MAY LIFT 
THE RESTRICTION BY AUTHORISING SPECIFIC FLIGHTS.

WITH REGARD TO SANITARY CONTROLS CARRIED OUT TO PASSENGERS 
ARRIVING BY AIR IN SPAIN, CONSULT NOTAM B7863/20 AND B7864/20.

FOR FURTHER DETAILS, CONSULT ORDER PCM/1237/2020 (SPANISH 
OFFICIAL STATE GAZETTE REFERENCE: BOE-A-2020-16822)
FROM: 04 JAN 2021  16:07   TO: 19 JAN 2021  17:00

Croatia - Open with Restrictions - 01/13/2021

CROATIA

Last Updated: 01/13/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 16, 2021
OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to land
US passengers: Allowed for essential travel only
Quarantine: Business traveler exempted with a PCR test not older than 48 hours
 

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • All travelers from Third Countries are required to self-quarantine for 14 days. Exempted are travelers holding a negative PCR test result not older than 48 hours and passengers in transit leaving the country within 12 hours.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • January 16

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • All travelers arriving in Croatia are required to complete a Public Health Passenger Locator form.
  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A6879/20

COVID-19: INFORMATION
1/ CROSSING THE BORDER CROSSINGS OF THE REPUBLIC OF CROATIA IS
ALLOWED FOR:
A/PERSONS COMING DIRECTLY FROM MEMBER STATES AND/OR REGIONS OF THE
EUROPEAN UNION AND COUNTRIES OF THE SCHENGEN AREA AND THE SCHENGEN
ASSOCIATED STATES WHICH ARE ON THE 'GREEN LIST' OF COUNTRIES OF THE
EUROPEAN CENTRE FOR DISEASE PREVENTION AND CONTROL (ECDC), PROVING
AT THE BORDER CROSSING THAT THEY DID NOT STAY IN TRANSIT AREAS IN
CASE OF TRANSITING THROUGH OTHER COUNTRIES/REGIONS AND
B/THIRD COUNTRY CITIZENS IF THEY ARE:
-HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS, HEALTHCARE RESEARCHERS AND STAFF IN CARE
FOR THE ELDERLY

-CROSS-BORDER WORKERS
-GOODS CARRIERS AND OTHER TRANSPORT PERSONNEL
-DIPLOMATS, INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS STAFF AND PERSONS INVITED
FROM INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS WHOSE PHYSICAL PRESENCE IS NECESSARY
FOR THE PROPER FUNCTIONING OF THOSE ORGANIZATIONS, POLICE AND
MILITARY PERSONNEL, HUMANITARIAN WORKERS AND CIVIL DEFENSE SERVICES
PERSONNEL IN CARRYING OUT THEIR FUNCTIONS
-PASSENGERS IN TRANSIT
-PERSONS TRAVELING FOR EDUCATION
-SEAMEN OR PERSONS TRAVELING FOR URGENT PERSONAL/FAMILY REASONS,
BUSINESS REASONS OR WHO HAVE OTHER ECONOMIC INTEREST, UPON
PRESENTATION OF A NEGATIVE PCR TEST FOR SARS-COV-2 NOT OLDER THAN
48 HOURS OR PCR TESTING FOR SARS-COV-2 UPON ARRIVAL IN THE REPUBLIC
OF CROATIA AND SELF-ISOLATION UNTIL A NEGATIVE TEST ARRIVES.
2/CROSSING THE BORDER CROSSINGS OF THE REPUBLIC OF CROATIA WILL BE
ALLOWED FOR PERSONS NOT COMING DIRECTLY FROM MEMBER STATES AND/OR
REGIONS OF THE EUROPEAN UNION AND COUNTRIES OF THE SCHENGEN AREA AND
THE SCHENGEN ASSOCIATED STATES WHICH ARE NOT ON THE 'GREEN LIST' OF
COUNTRIES OF THE ECDC IF THEY ARE (CONDITIONS CAN BE CHECKED VIA
WEBSITE HTTPS://MUP.GOV.HR/UZG-COVID/ENGLISH/286210 OR AT THE BORDER
CROSSING):
-WORKERS OR SELF-EMPLOYED PERSONS PERFORMING KEY TASKS, INCLUDING
HEALTH WORKERS, CROSS-BORDER AND SENT WORKERS AND SEASONAL WORKERS
AS SPECIFIED IN THE GUIDELINES ON THE FREE MOVEMENT OF WORKERS
DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC, PROVIDED THAT THEY DO NOT STAY IN THE
REPUBLIC OF CROATIA OR OUTSIDE THE REPUBLIC OF CROATIA FOR MORE THAN
12 HOURS
-PUPILS, STUDENTS AND INTERNS WHO TRAVEL ABROAD EVERY DAY, PROVIDED
THAT THEY DO NOT STAY IN THE REPUBLIC OF CROATIA OR OUTSIDE THE
REPUBLIC OF CROATIA FOR MORE THAN 12 HOURS
-SEAMANS AND WORKERS IN THE TRANSPORT SECTOR OR TRANSPORT SERVICE
PROVIDERS, INCLUDING DRIVERS OF GOODS VEHICLES TRANSPORTING GOODS
FOR USE IN THE TERRITORY OF THE COUNTRY AND THOSE ONLY IN TRANSIT
-DIPLOMATS, INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS STAFF AND PERSONS INVITED
FROM INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS WHOSE PHYSICAL PRESENCE IS
NECESSARY FOR THE PROPER FUNCTIONING OF THOSE ORGANIZATIONS, POLICE
AND MILITARY PERSONNEL, HUMANITARIAN WORKERS AND CIVIL DEFENSE
SERVICES PERSONNEL IN CARRYING OUT THEIR FUNCTIONS
-PERSONS TRAVELING FOR NECESSARY FAMILY OR BUSINESS REASONS,
INCLUDING JOURNALISTS IN THE PERFORMANCE OF THEIR DUTIES
-PASSENGERS IN TRANSIT, WITH THE OBLIGATION TO LEAVE THE REPUBLIC OF
CROATIA WITHIN 12 HOURS OF ENTRY
-PATIENTS TRAVELING FOR NECESSARY HEALTH REASONS
3/ PERSONS COMING FROM MEMBER STATES AND/OR REGIONS OF THE EUROPEAN

UNION AND COUNTRIES OF THE SCHENGEN AREA AND THE SCHENGEN ASSOCIATED
STATES WHICH ARE NOT INCLUDED IN POINT /1 AND /2 AND CITIZENS OF THE
MEMBER STATES OF THE EUROPEAN UNION AND THE COUNTRIES OF THE
SCHENGEN AREA AND THE SCHENGEN ASSOCIATED STATES, AND THEIR FAMILY
MEMBERS, AS WELL AS THE THIRD-COUNTRY NATIONALS WHO ARE LONG-TERM
RESIDENTS UNDER COUNCIL DIRECTIVE 2003/109/EC OF 25 NOVEMBER 2003
CONCERNING THE STATUS OF THIRD-COUNTRY NATIONALS WHO ARE LONG-TERM
RESIDENTS, AND THE PERSONS DERIVING THEIR RIGHT TO RESIDE FROM OTHER
EU DIRECTIVE OR NATIONAL LAW OR WHO HOLD NATIONAL LONG-TERM VISAS
ARE ALLOWED TO ENTER THE REPUBLIC OF CROATIA UPON PRESENTATION OF A
NEGATIVE PCR TEST FOR SARS-COV-2 NOT OLDER THAN 48 HOURS OR PCR
TESTING FOR SARS-COV-2 UPON ARRIVAL IN THE REPUBLIC OF CROATIA AND
SELF-ISOLATION UNTIL A NEGATIVE TEST ARRIVES.
4/ PERSONS REFERRED TO IN POINT /3 ARE ALLOWED TO ENTER THE REPUBLIC
OF CROATIA WITHOUT PRESENTATION OF A NEGATIVE PCR TEST FOR
SARS-COV-2 IF THEY ARE:
-HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS, HEALTHCARE RESEARCHERS AND STAFF IN CARE
FOR THE ELDERLY
-CROSS-BORDER WORKERS
-GOODS CARRIERS AND OTHER TRANSPORT PERSONNEL
-DIPLOMATS, INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS STAFF AND PERSONS INVITED
FROM INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS WHOSE PHYSICAL PRESENCE IS
NECESSARY FOR THE PROPER FUNCTIONING OF THOSE ORGANIZATIONS, POLICE
AND MILITARY PERSONNEL, HUMANITARIAN WORKERS AND CIVIL DEFENSE
SERVICES PERSONNEL IN CARRYING OUT THEIR FUNCTIONS
-PASSENGERS IN TRANSIT
-PERSONS TRAVELING FOR EDUCATION.
5/ PERSONS COMING DIRECTLY FROM THE COUNTRIES LISTED IN ANNEX I TO
COUNCIL RECOMMENDATION (EU) 2020/912, AS LATEST AMENDED, ARE
EXEMPTED FROM PRESENTATION OF A NEGATIVE PCR TEST FOR SARS-COV-2
UPON ARRIVAL IN THE REPUBLIC OF CROATIA IF THEY SHOW NO SIGNS OF
ILLNESS AND HAVE NOT BEEN IN CLOSE CONTACT WITH THE INFECTED PERSON,
PROVING AT THE BORDER CROSSING THAT THEY DID NOT STAY IN TRANSIT
AREAS IN CASE OF TRANSITING THROUGH OTHER COUNTRIES/REGIONS.
6/ PRIOR NOTICE OF ENTRY TO REPUBLIC OF CROATIA IS RECOMMENDED AND
IT SHOULD BE DONE THROUGH WEB APPLICATION ON
HTTPS://ENTERCROATIA.MUP.HR
7/ WHEN CROSSING THE BORDER CROSSINGS AND STAYING IN THE REPUBLIC OF
CROATIA, ALL PERSONS ARE OBLIGED TO ADHERE TO EPIDEMIOLOGICAL
MEASURES AND GENERAL AND SPECIAL RECOMMENDATIONS AND INSTRUCTIONS OF
THE CROATIAN INSTITUTE OF PUBLIC HEALTH.
FROM: 14 DEC 2020 16:39 TO: 15 JAN 2021 23:59 EST

 

A7038/20

COVID-19: INFORMATION
ALL PASSENGERS, CREW MEMBERS AND OPERATING PERSONNEL ARRIVING
IN THE REPUBLIC OF CROATIA BY AIRCRAFT MUST FILL IN THE PUBLIC
HEALTH PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM (PLF). ALL PLF MUST BE COLLECTED
BY THE CREW, CHECKED AND HANDED OVER TO RAMP AGENT UPON LANDING.
FROM: 31 DEC 2020 11:40 TO: 31 JAN 2021 23:59 EST

 

A7039/20
COVID-19: INFORMATION
THIRD COUNTRY OPERATORS (TCO) AUTHORISED TO PERFORM
COMMERCIAL AIR TRANSPORT OF PASSENGERS INTO REPUBLIC OF CROATIA
MUST TAKE OPERATIONAL MEASURES TO PREVENT THE SPREAD
OF CORONAVIRUS 'SARS-COV-2' INFECTION BASED ON EASA
SAFETY DIRECTIVE (SD NR 2020-004).
FROM: 31 DEC 2020 11:41 TO: 31 JAN 2021 23:59 EST

Cyprus

CYPRUS
 

Last Updated:  01/13/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through to January 19, 2020
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Countries have been classified into different categories – the list is evaluated on a weekly basis and countries can be added and removed based on the latest data available:
    • Category A (lowest-risk countries): Australia, Cyprus, Japan, South Korea, New Zealand, Singapore, Thailand
    • Category B (entry permitted with restrictions): China, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Holy See (Vatican City State), Hong Kong, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Rwanda, San Marino, Serbia, Sweden, Uruguay
    • Category C (entry permitted with a special permission): All other countries (excluding United Kigdom).
    • Special requirements: United Kingdom
  • Updated country list is available at: https://cyprusflightpass.gov.cy/en/country-categories.
  • Entry Restrictions:
    • Persons arriving from Category A countries:
      • No restrictions.
    • Persons arriving from Category B countries:
      • Allowed with a negative PCR test not older than 72 hrs upon arrival, or alternatively to be tested upon arrival at their own expense (60 euros) + to be self-isolated until the negative test result is received.
    • Travel from Category C countries (excluding the UK), including transit travel through these countries:
      • Allowed only in exceptional cases, and after receiving prior approval by the Republic of Cyprus; Permitted travelers will be tested upon arrival at their own expense and must remain in self-isolation for 14 days even if the test result is negative. A follow-up test will required at traveler’s own expense 48 hours prior termination of the self-isolation.
      • Special permission shall be granted in the following cases:
        • First degree relatives of persons who reside legally in the Republic and/or are economically active in the Republic (spouse, children, parents) for family reunion purposes.
        • Persons, regardless of nationality, whose arrival in the Republic is necessary for the purpose of implementing public projects or for honouring other important professional commitments.
        • Changes of aircraft crews in the case where they are travelling as passengers for replacement purposes.
        • Seafarers.
    • Travel from the UNITED KINGDOM:
      • Travelers arriving from the UNITED KINGDOM are required to quarantine at state-designated hotels for a compulsory 7-day self-isolation. Follow up test will be administered on the day 7 after which the traveler must stay in self-isolation for another 3 days if the follow-up test is negative. Self-isolation is mandatory regardless of whether a negative PCR test is presented upon entry.
  • Important note for tourists: A person seeking to travel to the Republic of Cyprus cannot have traveled to, or lived in, a country other than those included in Category A and B, in the 14 days prior to travel. This means U.S. citizen will not be able to travel to the Republic of Cyprus if they have been in the United States, or any other country not classed as a Category A or B country, in the two weeks before travel to Cyprus. Those U.S. citizens who have been present in a Category A or B country for 14 days prior to travel to Cyprus will face the same requirements as other travelers coming from those countries.
  • It is compulsory for all passengers on international flights to complete the required documents online 24 hours prior arrival at https://www.cyprusflightpass.gov.cy. All passengers must possess the Cyprus Flight Pass.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Travelers arriving from the UNITED KINGDOM are required to quarantine at state-designated hotels for a compulsory 7-day self-isolation. Follow up test will be administered on the day 7 after which the traveler must stay in self-isolation for another 3 days if the follow-up test is negative. Self-isolation is mandatory regardless of whether a negative PCR test is presented upon entry.
  • No PCR test nor quarantine is required for travelers from category A countries.
  • Negative PCR test not older than 72 hours is mandatory for travelers from category B countries;
  • If the test is performed upon entry, the traveler is required to self-quarantine until the test result is received.
  • PCR test is mandatory for travelers from category C countries (only Cyprus citizens & residents, diplomats, travelers with a special permission):
    • Positive PCR test result will lead to mandatory 14-day quarantine at a designated facility.
    • Travelers with a negative PCR test results are still required to self-quarantine for 14 days and complete a negative PCR test after the 12 th day.
  • Travelers are recommended to remain aware of the local lockdown rules as changes can occur on a short notice. More information is available at https://www.pio.gov.cy/en/press-releases-article.html?id=17841#flat.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-EVALUATED

  • January 19

 
 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • All travelers are required to register and complete the required documents electronically on the online platform at www.cyprusflightpass.gov.cy at least 24 hours prior traveling.
  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A1634/20

IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LATEST DECREE OF THE MINISTER OF HEALTH
AIRLINES ARE REMINDED THAT:
A. IT IS COMPULSORY FOR ALL PASSENGERS ON INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS
TO CYPRUS TO COMPLETE THE REQUIRED DOCUMENTS ELECTRONICALLY ON THE
ONLINE PLATFORM HTTPS://WWW.CYPRUSFLIGHTPASS.GOV.CY WITHIN 24HRS
BEFORE THE FLIGHT. ALL PASSENGERS MUST POSSESS THE CYPRUSFLIGHTPASS.
B. PASSENGERS ARRIVING IN THE REPUBLIC OF CYPRUS WITHOUT THE
CYPRUSFLIGHTPASS COMIT A VIOLATION OF THE APPLICABLE LAW AND WILL BE
SUBJECT TO A FINE OF 300 EUROS,UNLESS THEY DO NOT ENTER THE REPUBLIC
OF CYPRUS AND RETURN TO THEIR POINT OF ORIGIN.
C. PASSENGERS ARRIVING IN THE REPUBLIC OF CYPRUS FROM CATEGORY 'A'
COUNTRIES,AS PER THE COUNTRY CATEGORIZATION REFERRED TO ON THE
ONLINE PLATFORM, WITHOUT THE CYPRUSFLIGHTPASS WILL BE TREATED AS
PASSENGERS ARRIVING FROM CATEGORY 'B' COUNTRIES AND WILL BE REQUIRED
TO UNDERTAKE THE COVID-19 TEST. PASSENGERS WILL PAY THE COST OF THE
TEST IN ADDITION TO THE FINE MENTIONED IN 'B' ABOVE AND THEY SHALL
BE SELF ISOLATED UNTIL THE TEST RESULTS ARE KNOWN.

D. IT IS PROHIBITED FOR THE AIRLINES TO PERMIT PASSENGERS TRAVELING
TO THE REPUBLIC OF CYPRUS THAT DO NOT POSSESS THE CYPRUSFLIGHTPASS
TO BOARD THE AIRCRAFT.
IT IS CLARIFIED THAT THE AIRLINES ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE TO VERIFY THE
VALIDITY OF INFORMATION AND DATA REQUIRED FOR THE ISSUANCE OF THE
CYPRUSFLIGHTPASS.
FROM: 18 OCT 2020 11:57 TO: 18 JAN 2021 12:00 EST

 

A2098/20
COVID-19: INFORMATION
THE CATEGORIZATION OF THE COUNTRIES AS REFERRED TO ON THE
ELECTRONIC PLATFORM FOR THE ACQUISITION OF THE CYPRUSFLIGHTPASS
(HTTP://CYPRUSFLIGHTPASS.GOV.CY/EN/COUNTRY-CATEGORIES) FOLLOWS
THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION NO9208/20
DATED 30 JUNE 2020
FROM: 29 DEC 2020 08:18 TO: 28 MAR 2021 21:00 EST

 

A2099/20
COVID-19 FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS:
IT HAS BEEN OBSERVED THAT PASSENGERS ARE BOARDING ON FLIGHTS TO THE
REPUBLIC OF CYPRUS WITHOUT BEARING THE NECESSARY DOCUMENTATION WITH
REGARDS TO COVID-19. AIRLINES ARE INFORMED OF THE FOLLOWING:
A. ALL PASSENGERS TRAVELLING TO THE REPUBLIC OF CYPRUS ARE REQUIRED
BEFORE BOARDING TO PRESENT THE CYPRUSFLIGHTPASS BY COMPLETING THE
REQUIRED DOCUMENTS ELECTRONICALLY ON THE ONLINE PLATFORM
HTTPS://WWW.CYPRUSFLIGHTPASS.GOV.CY.
B. THE USE OF THE WEB PLATFORM BY PASSENGERS TRAVELING TO THE
REPUBLIC OF CYPRUS IN ORDER TO OBTAIN THE CYPRUSFLIGHTPASS IS
MANDATORY.
C. IN THE EVENT OF TEMPORARY UNAVAILABILITY DUE TO TECHNICAL ISSUES
OR SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE OF THE ELECTRONIC PLATFORM PASSENGERS
SHALL MANUALLY FILL IN THE REQUIRED FORMS WHICH CAN BE DOWNLOADED
FROM HTTPS://CYPRUSFLIGHTPASS.GOV.CY/EN/DOWNLOAD-FORMS. IN THIS
CASE, PASSENGERS HAVE TO CARRY WITH THEM, IN PAPER FORM, THE
REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION.
D. AIRLINES MUST ENSURE THAT PASSENGERS THAT DO NOT POSSESS THE
CYPRUSFLIGHTPASS OR THE REQUIRED DOCUMENTS FILLED BY HAND AS
REFERRED TO IN C ABOVE, SHALL NOT BE PERMITTED TO BOARD THE AIRCRAFT
AND TRAVEL TO THE REPUBLIC OF CYPRUS.
FROM: 29 DEC 2020 08:19 TO: 28 MAR 2021 21:00 EST

Czech Republic

CZECH REPUBLIC


Last Updated:  01/12/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through February 2, 2021
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Entry is allowed for:
    • EU Citizens
    • Third Country citizens from low-risk countries: AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA, NEW ZEALAND, SINGAPORE, THAILAND
  • Other Third County nationals are allowed to enter for essential travel only:
    • Foreign nationals with a long-term residence permit
    • Foreign nationals with a permanent or long-term residence in the EU
    • Foreign nationals whose entry is in the interest of the Czech Republic; proof is required
    • International transport workers; proof is required
    • Members of diplomatic missions and international organizations
    • Special urgent situations (medical, humanitarian etc. reasons); proof is required

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Following quarantine & PCR test requirements apply:
  • Travelers from EU/Schengen countries:
    • Green country: No requirements.
      • VATICAN CITY
    • Orange country: No requirements.
      • GREECE, HUNGARY, BELGIUM, NORWAY, BULGARIA, FINLAND, ICELAND, MALTA
      • AZORES (Portugal), CANARY ISLANDS (Spain), MADEIRA (Portugal)
    • Red country (all other countries within EU/Schengen area): Travelers having stayed for more than 12 hours in the last 14 days in a Red Zone/High Risk country are required to undergo a PCR test or self-quarantine for 14 days. PCR test result must be submitted to a local hygienic station:
      • Within 7 days of entry if PCR test is done in Czechia.
      • Right after arrival if PCR test is done in another EU/Schengen country. Test result must not to be older than 72 hours.
  • Travelers from the United Kingdom are required to present a negative PCR test result not older than 72 hours. Aircraft crew and passengers in transit are exempted from the requirement.
  • Travelers from other Third Countries:
    • Green country: No requirements.
      • AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA, NEW ZEALAND, SINGAPORE, THAILAND
    • Red Country (all other countries): Travelers having stayed for more than 12 hours in the last 14 days in a Red Zone/High Risk country are required to undergo a PCR test or self-quarantine for 14 days. PCR test result must be submitted to a local hygienic station within 5 days of entry.
  • Exempted from the quarantine and PCR requirements are the persons traveling under following conditions:
    • If the stay in the red country didn’t exceed 12 hours in the last 14 days
    • Cross-border workers, pupils and students (from neighbouring countries only)
    • Urgent travels for health, family, business and work reasons not exceeding 12 hours
    • Transit up to 12 hours through the Czech Republic
  • The latest country update is available on the government website:

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • February 2

 
 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS

  • NIL – No COVID-19 related NOTAMs.

Denmark - Open with Restrictions - 01/08/2021

DENMARK

Last Updated:  01/08/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 18, 2020
OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to land
US passengers: Allowed to land for essential travel only
Quarantine: No - PCR test not older than 72 hours required

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Flights from the UNITED KINGDOM carrying passengers are permitted only when the passengers can present a negative PCR test result not older than 24 hours prior boarding the aircraft. Passengers from other countries transiting a UK-aiport are exempted from this requirement.
  • Following travelers are allowed to enter Denmark:
    • Danish citizens, EU-citizens living in Denmark
    • Travelers from open countries/regions within EU/Schengen area: https://coronasmitte.dk/en/entry-into-denmark
    • Travelers from open Third Countries: AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, SINGAPORE, SOUTH KOREA, THAILAND
    • Business travelers – Meeting Invitaton Letter is required
    • Travelers from banned countries/regions can enter for essential travel reasons only (e.g. aircraft crew members, persons carrying goods or services, work or family related travel etc.)
    • Travelers from the UNITED KINGDOM are allowed to enter for essential travel reasons only, however are currently encouraged not to travel to Denmark.
  • Updated list of open/banned countries is available at https://coronasmitte.dk/en/entry-into-denmark.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • All travelers from banned or high-risk countries/regions must present a negative PCR test result not older than 72 hours. The updated country list is available at https://coronasmitte.dk/en/entry-into-denmark.
  • No quarantine requirements.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • January 18

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A0003/21

COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS.
DANISH NATIONALS ARE ALWAYS PERMITTED ENTRY INTO DENMARK.
PERSONS RESIDING IN DENMARK, OPEN COUNTRIES, AND OPEN REGIONS ARE
PERMITTED ENTRY INTO DENMARK.
OPEN COUNTRIES INCLUDE AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, SINGAPORE,
SOUTH KOREA AND THAILAND.
OPEN REGIONS INCLUDE MORE AND ROMSDAL, NORDLAND, AGDER,
VESTLAND, AND TROMS AND FINNMARK IN NORWAY.
PERSONS RESIDING IN BANNED COUNTRIES OR REGIONS WILL ONLY BE ALLOWED
TO ENTER IF THEY HAVE A WORTHY PURPOSE.
DUE TO STRICTER TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS FOR PERSONS RESIDING IN THE UK,
SPECIAL WORTHY PURPOSES APPLY. THE WORTHY PURPOSES CAN BE FOUND VIA
THE LINK BELOW. DANISH NATIONALS RESIDING IN THE UK ARE EXEMPTED
FROM THE SPECIAL WORTHY PURPOSES, BUT ARE ENCOURAGED NOT TO TRAVEL
TO DENMARK.
PERSONS RESIDING IN HIGH-RISK COUNTRIES WHO HAVE
A WORTHY PURPOSE MUST PRESENT PROOF OF A NEGATIVE COVID-19 TEST.
PERSONS RESIDING IN THE GERMAN REGION OF SCHLESWIG-HOLSTEIN, THE
SWEDISH REGIONS SOUTHERN SWEDEN (BLEKINGE AND SCANIA) AND WEST
SWEDEN (HALLAND AND WEST GOTHIA) MAY CHOOSE TO PRESENT A NEGATIVE
COVID-19 TEST UPON ENTRY INSTEAD OF HAVING A WORTHY PURPOSE. OTHERS
WILL BE REJECTED AT THE DANISH BORDER.
DETAILED INFORMATION ABOUT NATIONAL RESTRICTIONS, LOCAL

RECOMMENDATIONS, EXEMPTIONS, WORTHY PURPOSE AND THE LIST OF
HIGH-RISK COUNTRIES CAN BE FOUND ON WEBSITE:
HTTPS://CORONASMITTE.DK/EN/ENTRY-INTO-DENMARK.
IT IS REQUIRED TO WEAR APPROVED MEDICAL FACEMASK AT DANISH AIRPORTS.
FROM: 01 JAN 2021 23:00 TO: 31 JAN 2021 22:59 EST

A0008/21
COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS.
FLIGHTS DEPARTING FROM OR WITH INTERMEDIATE STOP IN THE UNITED
KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND (UK) WITH PASSENGERS,
WHO CANNOT PRESENT A NEGATIVE COVID-19 TEST RESULT FROM A TEST
PERFORMED WITHIN 24 HOURS PRIOR TO BOARDING THE AIRCRAFT, ARE NOT
PERMITTED TO LAND IN DENMARK. THE REQUIREMENT FOR A NEGATIVE
COVID-19 TEST RESULT DOES NOT APPLY TO PASSENGERS AGED 12 YEARS OR
LESS, NOR FOR PASSENGERS FROM OTHER COUNTRIES TRANSITING THE
UK-AIRPORT.
FROM: 03 JAN 2021 23:00 TO: 17 JAN 2021 22:59

A0023/21
COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS.
DUE TO RESTRICTIONS RELATING TO REDUCING THE RISK OF
SPREADING COVID-19 VIRUS, NO FOREIGN MILITARY AIRCRAFT FLIGHTS
WILL BE ACCEPTED AT DANISH MILITARY INSTALLATIONS. IN SPECIAL
CASES, PPR CAN BE REQUESTED THROUGH LOCAL WING OPERATIONS AND
WILL BE GIVEN AT THE DISCRETION OF THE WING COMMANDER IF DEEMED
VIABLE.
REF MIL NOTAM M0391/20
FROM: 07 JAN 2021 13:49 TO: 31 DEC 2021 07:00

Estonia

ESTONIA
 

Last Updated:  01/11/2020
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through February 1, 2020
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Entry is allowed for:
    • Estonian citizens, residents and their family members.
    • Citizens and residents of EU/Schengen countries, United Kingdom, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican city including the persons with a long-stay visa and their family members.
    • Residents of Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand.
    • Citizens of other Third Countries arriving in Estonia for work or studies; mandatory 10 days quarantine and 2 PCR tests are required.
  • Other Third Country nationals are allowed to enter for essential travel only:
    • employees at a foreign diplomatic representation or a consular office in Estonia, their family members, foreign nationals arriving to Estonia in the framework of international military cooperation,
    • persons who are directly involved with transporting goods or raw materials, including loading of goods or raw materials,
    • members of a foreign delegation arriving in Estonia for a work meeting at the invitation of a state authority or local government authority,
    • providers of healthcare or other services necessary for solving the emergency situation,
    • persons who are directly involved in the international carriage of goods or passengers, including crew members serving on an international means of transport and persons performing repairs, warranty, or maintenance services on a means of transport,
    • persons who provide services to groups of passengers and are directly involved in the provision of passenger transport services,
    • persons whose purpose of arrival in Estonia is to ensure the performance of an essential service,
    • persons whose arrival in Estonia is related to the maintenance, repair, warranty or information and communication technology of equipment of an enterprise operating in Estonia, where this is necessary to ensure the operation of the enterprise,
    • persons who are immediately passing through the territory of Estonia in order to reach their country of residence,
    • persons whose direct descendant or ascendant, relative or spouse is an Estonian national, holder of an Estonian residence permit or the right of residence,
    • foreign nationals who have received a special permit to enter the country from the Police and Border Guard Board. The application must be sent to [email protected] The application for permission to cross the border in exceptional circumstances can be found on the website of the Police and Border Guard Board. The purpose of the special application is to allow third-country nationals to apply for crossing the external borders, for the purpose of entering Estonia under special circumstances for family reasons, such as funeral, wedding, illness of a family member, an indispensable meeting with a family member. A foreigner allowed to enter Estonia on the basis of a special application is subject to a general restriction of freedom of movement and must not leave their permanent place of residence or stay within 10 days. The application for permission to cross the border in exceptional circumstances can be found on the website of the Police and Border Guard Board:.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Starting from January 1, passengers arriving from the UNITED KINGDOM must present a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours upon arrival. The rule applies even in cases where the passenger has only transited through the United Kingdom on their way to Estonia. The passenger must remain in self-quarantine for 14 days after arrival. Self-isolation can be shortened with a negative follow-up test result; test can be taken at earliest 7 days after arrival.
  • From January 11, a 10-day self-quarantine applies to all travelers from: Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland*, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia*, Liechtenstein, Lithuania*, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland. The infection rate of the Vatican is 0 but anyone travelling to Estonia from there through Italy is subject to the 10-day self-isolation. *) Restriction on the freedom of movement does not apply to asymptomatic people who have been on the territory of Lithuania, Latvia or Finland in the past 14 days and have arrived to Estonia directly from these countries, provided that:
    • Traveler can present a negative PCR test not older than 48 hours.
    • Purpose of travel is working, studying or receiveing health services, family reasons or transit.
  • From January 11, only passengers arriving from Iceland are not subject to the self-isolation requirements.
  • Those returning to Estonia from COVID-19 risk countries will have the opportunity to be tested for coronavirus at the airport in order to shorten the self-quarantine. Testing is free of charge for Estonian residents; foreigners can take the test at a cost of 67 euros and can pay on the spot by card. Until the test results are known, one must be in complete self-isolation.
  • Negative test result: the person must stay in limited self-isolation for the first seven days following arrival to Estonia, i.e. the person can go to work and, for example, a shop, but unnecessary contacts must be avoided. The person should also keep their distance from others while at work.
  • A second test must be performed no earlier than 7 days after the results of the first test, and if it is also negative, a person can resume their daily life. This means that after two negative tests a person will not be subjected to the full 10-day self-quarantine. The public Testing Call Centre will get in touch with a person to book a time for the second test.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • February 1

 
 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • The person arriving in Estonia can complete the electronic health declaration for crossing the border 24 hours prior arrival. By doing so, the crossing of the border will be faster, and no need to wait in order to fill in a paper declaration. The electronic passenger locator form is available at https://iseteenindus.terviseamet.ee/.
  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS

  • NIL. No COVID-19 NOTAMS.

Faroe Islands

FAROE ISLANDS

Last Updated: 01/08/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 18, 2021

CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS 
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Flights from the UNITED KINGDOM carrying passengers are permitted to land only when the passengers can present a negative PCR test result not older than 24 hours prior boarding the aircraft. Passengers from other countries transiting a UK-aiport are exempted from this requirement. 
  • Entry is currently allowed for:
    • Danish citizens, EU-citizens living in Denmark
    • Travelers from open countries/regions within the EU/Schengen area: https://coronasmitte.dk/en/entry-into-denmark
    • Travelers from open Third Countries: AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, SINGAPORE, SOUTH KOREA, THAILAND
  • Other Third Countries are currently by definition banned countries. Updated list is available at https://coronasmitte.dk/en/entry-into-denmark.
  • Travelers from banned countries may enter with a worthy travel reason only. 

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed; mandatory PCR test is required.

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • All people travelling to the Faroe Islands must be tested for COVID-19. This requirement also applies to Faroese citizens and residents who have been travelling abroad. Children younger than 12 do not need to be tested. This will be mandatory until 1.April 2021.
  • Travelers are advised to be bested for COVID-19 three days prior departure. 
  • Travelers are also required to undergo a follow-up test 6 days after arrival. Travelers are required to self-quarantine until the test result is received.
  • Travelers arriving from countries with the covid infection rate above 50 are required to remain cautious and respect the personal distance and hygiene measures during the first 14 days after arrival. 

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-EVALUATED

  • January 18, 2021

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS

A0003/21
COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS.
DANISH NATIONALS ARE ALWAYS PERMITTED ENTRY INTO DENMARK.
PERSONS RESIDING IN DENMARK, OPEN COUNTRIES, AND OPEN REGIONS ARE 
PERMITTED ENTRY INTO DENMARK.
OPEN COUNTRIES INCLUDE AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, SINGAPORE, 
SOUTH KOREA AND THAILAND.
OPEN REGIONS INCLUDE MORE AND ROMSDAL, NORDLAND, AGDER, 
VESTLAND, AND TROMS AND FINNMARK IN NORWAY.
PERSONS RESIDING IN BANNED COUNTRIES OR REGIONS WILL ONLY BE ALLOWED 
TO ENTER IF THEY HAVE A WORTHY PURPOSE.
DUE TO STRICTER TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS FOR PERSONS RESIDING IN THE UK, 
SPECIAL WORTHY PURPOSES APPLY. THE WORTHY PURPOSES CAN BE FOUND VIA 
THE LINK BELOW. DANISH NATIONALS RESIDING IN THE UK ARE EXEMPTED 
FROM THE SPECIAL WORTHY PURPOSES, BUT ARE ENCOURAGED NOT TO TRAVEL 
TO DENMARK.
PERSONS RESIDING IN HIGH-RISK COUNTRIES WHO HAVE 
A WORTHY PURPOSE MUST PRESENT PROOF OF A NEGATIVE COVID-19 TEST.
PERSONS RESIDING IN THE GERMAN REGION OF SCHLESWIG-HOLSTEIN, THE 
SWEDISH REGIONS SOUTHERN SWEDEN (BLEKINGE AND SCANIA) AND WEST 
SWEDEN (HALLAND AND WEST GOTHIA) MAY CHOOSE TO PRESENT A NEGATIVE 
COVID-19 TEST UPON ENTRY INSTEAD OF HAVING A WORTHY PURPOSE. OTHERS 
WILL BE REJECTED AT THE DANISH BORDER.
DETAILED INFORMATION ABOUT NATIONAL RESTRICTIONS, LOCAL 
RECOMMENDATIONS, EXEMPTIONS, WORTHY PURPOSE AND THE LIST OF 
HIGH-RISK COUNTRIES CAN BE FOUND ON WEBSITE:
HTTPS://CORONASMITTE.DK/EN/ENTRY-INTO-DENMARK.
IT IS REQUIRED TO WEAR APPROVED MEDICAL FACEMASK AT DANISH AIRPORTS.
FROM: 01 JAN 2021  23:00   TO: 31 JAN 2021  22:59 EST

A0008/21
COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS.
FLIGHTS DEPARTING FROM OR WITH INTERMEDIATE STOP IN THE UNITED 
KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND (UK) WITH PASSENGERS, 
WHO CANNOT PRESENT A NEGATIVE COVID-19 TEST RESULT FROM A TEST 
PERFORMED WITHIN 24 HOURS PRIOR TO BOARDING THE AIRCRAFT, ARE NOT 
PERMITTED TO LAND IN DENMARK. THE REQUIREMENT FOR A NEGATIVE 
COVID-19 TEST RESULT DOES NOT APPLY TO PASSENGERS AGED 12 YEARS OR 
LESS, NOR FOR PASSENGERS FROM OTHER COUNTRIES TRANSITING THE 
UK-AIRPORT.
FROM: 03 JAN 2021  23:00   TO: 17 JAN 2021  22:59

A0023/21
COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS.
DUE TO RESTRICTIONS RELATING TO REDUCING THE RISK OF
SPREADING COVID-19 VIRUS, NO FOREIGN MILITARY AIRCRAFT FLIGHTS
WILL BE ACCEPTED AT DANISH MILITARY INSTALLATIONS. IN SPECIAL
CASES, PPR CAN BE REQUESTED THROUGH LOCAL WING OPERATIONS AND
WILL BE GIVEN AT THE DISCRETION OF THE WING COMMANDER IF DEEMED
VIABLE.
REF MIL NOTAM M0391/20
FROM: 07 JAN 2021  13:49   TO: 31 DEC 2021  07:00

Finland - Open with Restrictions - 01/11/2021

FINLAND


Last Updated:  01/11/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 19, 2020
OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to land
US passengers: Allowed to enter for essential travel only
Quarantine: Voluntary; exempted with a PCR test for a short stay
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • All passenger flights from UNITED KINGDOM, IRELAND or SOUTH AFRICA are prohibited.
  • Exempted are: Cargo, ambulance, overflights, technical stops, state flights, and ferry flights with own crew.
  • From January 11, following entry restrictions apply:
  • No restrictions to travel to/from following countries:
    • Vatican city (Holy See)
    • Australia, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, Thailand
  • Travel to/from following countries is partially restricted; valid travel reason and proof is required (e.g. citizens returning to Finland or to other EU/Schengen countries, work related travel or travel for family matters):
    • Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Lithuania, Poland, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Sweden and Switzerland
    • Andorra, Bulgaria, Ireland, Croatia, Romania, San Marino, Cyprus and Monaco
  • Travel to/from all other countries is restricted; only essential travel is allowed under the following travel categories:
    • Citizens of Finland returning home and resident permit holders
    • Cargo transport and logistics personnel on duty.
    • Repatriation flights.
    • Persons traveling for work; proof is required.
    • Staff of diplomatic missions and international organizations, military personnel, humanitarian aid workers on duty.
    • Persons traveling for family matters.
    • Persons studying in Finland.
    • Other essential traffic with justified travel reasons (e.g. business; to be confirmed on a case by case with local CBP).

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • From January 11, no quarantine requirements for travelers arriving from ‘Green’ countries:
    • Thailand, New Zealand, Australia, Rwanda.
  • Voluntary 10-day quarantine is recommended to all travelers arriving from ‘red’ or ‘gray’ countries (rest of the world).
    • Exempted are: Travelers presenting a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours and staying less than 72 hours.
    • Note: Travelers may also shorten the voluntary quarantine period by taking a 2 nd test in Finland not earlier than 72 hours after arriving in the country.
  • All travelers having been to the United Kingdom or South Africa after December 07, 2020 are advised to get tested upon arrival.
  • The latest country status is available at: https://thl.fi/fi/web/infektiotaudit-ja-rokotukset/ajankohtaista/ajankohtaista-koronaviruksesta-covid-19/matkustaminen-ja-koronaviruspandemia

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • January 19

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS

A3594/20
COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS FOR ENTRY AND BORDER CONTROL.
FOR DETAILS, SEE WWW.RAJA.FI/EN.
FOR QUARANTINE RECOMMENDATIONS AND OTHER TRAVELLING RESTRICTIONS AND
GUIDANCE, SEE WWW.THL.FI/EN/WEB/THLFI-EN.
FROM: 23 NOV 2020 11:18 TO: 31 JAN 2021 21:59 EST

A0023/21
COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS.
ALL PASSENGER FLIGHTS OUT OF THE UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND
NORTHERN IRELAND, IRELAND AND SOUTH AFRICA ARE PROHIBITED TO ENTER
FINLAND ACCORDING TO TRANSPORT AND COMMUNICATIONS AGENCY
DECISION TRAFICOM/549039/05.00.12.00/2020.
THIS RESTRICTION DOES NOT AFFECT TO CARGO FLIGHTS, AMBULANCE
FLIGHTS, OVERFLIGHTS, TECHNICAL STOPOVERS, STATE AVIATION AND
FERRY FLIGHTS WITH OWN CREW.
FROM: 11 JAN 2021 10:00 TO: 18 JAN 2021 09:59

France

FRANCE


Last Updated:  01/04/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 7, 2020
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 
BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Passengers arriving from the following countries are allowed entry with no restrictions on their travel reasons:
    • EU MEMBER STATES
    • ANDORRA, ICELAND,LIECHTENSTEIN, MONACO, NORWAY, SAN MARINO, SWITZERLAND, VATICAN
    • AUSTRALIA, SOUTH KOREA, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, RWANDA, SINGAPORE, THAILAND.
  • Passengers arriving from any other Third Country are allowed entry for essential travel only:
    • French nationals (accompanied by your spouse and children);
    • European Union citizens or nationals of Andorra, the Holy See, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Norway, San Marino, Switzerland or the United Kingdom, and your main residence is in France or you are crossing France to reach your country of nationality or residence (accompanied by your spouse and children);
  • Holders of a valid French or European residence permit or long-stay visa, and your main residence is in France or you are crossing France to reach your residence in the European space;
    • Transit passengers transiting for less than 24 hours in an international zone;
    • Members of a delegation on official travel, or of a diplomatic or consular mission, or of an international organization headquartered or having an office in France (accompanied by your spouse and children);
    • Foreign health professionals helping to fight COVID-19;
    • Crew members or personnel operating passenger or cargo flights, or travelling as a passenger to reach your departure base;
    • Persons carrying out international goods transport;
    • Passenger coaches, train drivers or crew members;
    • Crew members or personnel operating a merchant or fishing vessel;
    • Students with a long-stay visa or short-stay visa (VCS) for study or placements or coming for less than 90 days from a country exempted from VCS requirements, and you can prove you have accommodation in France;
    • Professors or researchers employed or invited by a French higher education establishment or research laboratory and you are travelling for study and teaching purposes;
    • Persons holding a “Talent Passport” long-stay visa.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Passengers arriving from UNITED KINGDOM must present a negative PCR test result not older than 72 hours prior boarding.
  • Passengers arriving from SOUTH AFRICA, ALGERIA, BAHRAIN, CHINA, THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, ECUADOR, THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, IRAK, IRAN, ISRAEL, LEBANON, MOROCCO, PANAMA, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO, TURKEY, RUSSIA, UKRAINE and ZIMBABWE:
    • Travelers must present a negative PCR test result not older than 72 hours.
    • Test must be performed prior the flight.
    • Travelers holding a special permit issued by the French Embassy or French General Consulates may be allowed to board without a test result and will be tested at the airport upon arrival.
    • Travelers not holding a negative test result will be quarantined. Quarantine can be ended only with a negative PCR test. Test is not available at the airport.
  • Passengers arriving from other Third Countries:
    • Travelers must present a negative PCR test result not older than 72 hours.
    • Test must be performed prior the flight and the test result together with passport copies must be sent to the ground handler for further validation by the Health Authority. Once validated, the stamped PCR test result must be shown to the Border Police upon arrival.
    • Travelers not holding a negative test result will be quarantined. Quarantine can be ended only with a negative PCR test. Test is not available at the airport.
  • Exempted from the above PCR test requirements are:
    • Crew members operating passenger or cargo flights.
    • Personnel of diplomatic missions and international organizations with Headquarters in France
  • Nationwide curfew applies and public movement is restricted between 8 pm and 6 am. Any movement during the curfew requires a valid reason and an exemption certificate to be filled out. Travelers are recommended to remain aware of the local lockdown rules as changes can occur on a short notice.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

January 7
 

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS
F0005/21

COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS AND HEALTH MEASURES:
I - FRANCE MAINTAINS CONTROL AT ITS BORDERS AND RESTRICTS TRAVEL, IN
ACCORDANCE WITH DEDREE 2020-1310 DATED 29 OCTOBER 2020 MODIFIED AND
THE PRIME MINISTER INSTRUCTION NR 6239/SG DATED 29 DECEMBER 2020.
II - PASSENGERS ARRIVING IN METROPOLITAN FRANCE FROM:
- MEMBER STATES OF THE EUROPEAN UNION EXCEPT FROM THE UNITED KINGDOM
- ANDORRA, ICELAND, LIECHTENSTEIN, MONACO, NORWAY, SAN MARINO,
SWITZERLAND AND VATICAN,
- AUSTRALIA, SOUTH KOREA, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, RWANDA, SINGAPORE AND
THAILAND
ARE NOT LIMITED IN THEIR REASONS FOR TRAVEL WITH REGARD TO
PREVENTION OF THE RISK RELATED TO THE COVID-19 EPIDEMIC.
III - PASSENGERS ARRIVING FROM ANY OTHER COUNTRY SHALL BE AUTHORISED
TO ENTER FRANCE ONLY FOR THE REASONS GIVEN IN THE DEROGATORY TRAVEL
FORMS AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET (MINISTRY OF INTERIOR WEBSITE).
PROVISIONS OF PRESENT III DO NOT APPLY TO LEBANESE NATIONALS
RESIDING IN THEIR COUNTRY AND PROVIDING PROOF OF REGULAR RESIDENCE
IN LEBANON.
IV - PASSENGERS AGED ELEVEN YEARS OR OLDER TRAVELING TO
METROPOLITAN FRANCE BY PUBLIC AIR TRANSPORT FROM :
-THE UNITED KINDOM,REGARDLESS OF THEIR FINAL
DESTINATION,PRESENT,PRIOR TO BOARDING,THE RESULT OF A BIOLOGICAL
TEST OR EXAMINATION OF VIROLOGICAL SCREENING CARRIED OUT ON BRITISH
TERRITORY LESS THAN 72 HOURS BEFORE THE FLIGHT,WHICH DOES NOT
CONCLUDE TO A COVID-19 CONTAMINATION.
- SOUTH AFRICA, ALGERIA, BAHRAIN, CHINA, THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES,

ECUADOR, THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, IRAK, IRAN, ISRAEL, LEBANON,
MOROCCO, PANAMA, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO, TURKEY, RUSSIA,
UKRAINE, , ZIMBABWE SHALL PRESENT, PRIOR TO BOARDING,
THE RESULT OF A BIOLOGICAL TEST OR EXAMINATION OF VIROLOGICAL
SCREENING CARRIED OUT LESS THAN 72 HOURS BEFORE THE FLIGHT, WHICH
DOES NOT CONCLUDE TO A COVID-19 CONTAMINATION .
PASSENGERS DEPARTING FROM THOSE COUNTRIES
MAY ALSO BE AUTHORIZED TO BOARD IF THEY ALTERNATIVELY
PRESENT A PERMIT ISSUED BY THE FRENCH EMBASSY OR FRENCH GENERAL
CONSULATES, THOSE WILL BE SYSTEMATICALLY INVITED TO CONDUCT SUCH
TEST OR EXAMINATION UPON THEIR ARRIVAL, ON-SITE AT THE AIRPORT.
- NON LISTED COUNTRIES, EITHER IN SECTION II OR AT THE PRECEDING
PARAGRAPH, AND WHO DO NOT PRESENT THE RESULT OF A BIOLOGICAL TEST OR
EXAMINATION OF VIROLOGICAL SCREENING CARRIED OUT LESS THAN 72 HOURS
BEFORE THE FLIGHT, WHICH DOES NOT CONCLUDE TO A COVID-19
CONTAMINATION, WILL BE SYSTEMATICALLY INVITED TO CONDUCT SUCH TEST
OR EXAMINATION UPON THEIR ARRIVAL, ON-SITE AT THE AIRPORT.
NON-REGULAR PUBLIC AIR TRANSPORT OPERATORS ARE INVITED TO CONTACT
THEIR AIRPORT OF DESTINATION TO DETERMINE THE CONDITIONS AND
POSSIBILITIES TO CONDUCT TESTS OR EXAMINATIONS OF VIROLOGICAL
SCREENING UPON ARRIVAL.
PASSENGERS WHO CAN NOT PRESENT THE RESULT OF A BIOLOGICAL TEST OR
EXAMINATION OF VIROLOGICAL SCREENING CARRIED OUT LESS THAN 72 HOURS
BEFORE THE FLIGHT WHICH DOES NOT CONCLUDE TO A COVID-19
CONTAMINATION, WHEN REQUIRED OR WHEN SUCH TEST OR EXAMINATION CAN
NOT BE CONDUCTED UPON ARRIVAL, MAY BE REFUSED ENTRY INTO THE
NATIONAL TERRITORY OR BE PRESCRIBED A QUARANTINE OR ISOLATION
MEASURE.
PROVISIONS OF PRESENT IV DO NOT APPLY TO :
- CREW MEMBERS OR PERSONNELS OPERATING PASSENGER OR CARGO FLIGHTS OR
TRAVELLING AS PASSENGERS TO OR FROM THEIR DEPARTURE BASE,
- MEMBERS OF DELEGATION ON OFFICIAL MISSION, OR DIPLOMATIC MISSION
STAFF, OR INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATION STAFF WITH HEADQUARTER OR
OFFICES LOCATED IN FRANCE AS WELL AS THEIR SPOUSE AND CHILDREN.
V - PASSENGERS AGED ELEVEN YEARS OLD OR OLDER TRAVELLING TO
GUADELOUPE, FRENCH GUYANA, MARTINIQUE, REUNION, SAINT BARTHELEMY,
SAINT MARTIN, SAINT PIERRE AND MIQUELON, MAYOTTE, WALLIS AND FUTUNA
ISLANDS, FRENCH POLYNESIA, AND NEW CALEDONIA SHALL PRESENT PRIOR TO
BOARDING THE RESULT OF A BIOLOGICAL TEST OR EXAMINATION OF
VIROLOGICAL SCREENING CARRIED OUT LESS THAN 72HR BEFORE THE FLIGHT
WHICH DOES NOT CONCLUDE TO A COVID 19 CONTAMINATION. THIS
REQUIREMENT DOES NOT APPLY TO TRAVEL BTN THESE DESTINATIONS.
PASSENGERS ARRIVING FROM GUADELOUPE AND MARTINIQUE MAY BE
INVITED TO CONDUCT A TEST OR EXAMINATION OF VIROLOGICAL SCREENING

UPON THEIR ARRIVAL IN METROPOLITAN FRANCE.
VI - TRAVEL BETWEEN, ON THE ONE HAND, FRENCH POLYNESIA, NEW
CALEDONIA OR WALLIS AND FUTUNA ISLANDS AND, ON THE OTHER HAND, ANY
POINT OF FRENCH TERRITORY SHALL BE AUTHORISED ONLY FOR THE REASONS
GIVEN IN THE DEROGATORY TRAVEL FORM AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET
(MINISTRY OF INTERIOR WEBSITE).
TRAVEL BETWEEN, ON THE ONE HAND, GUADELOUPE, FRENCH GUIANA,
MARTINIQUE, REUNION, MAYOTTE, SAINT BARTHELEMY, SAINT MARTIN, SAINT
PIERRE AND MIQUELON AND, ON THE OTHER HAND, ANY POINT OF FRENCH
TERRITORY MAY BE SUBJECT TO RESTRICTIONS. THOSE RESTRICTIONS ARE
AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET (MINISTRY OF OVERSEAS TERRITORIES).
VII - PASSENGERS SHALL PRESENT TO THE AIR CARRIER, BEFORE BOARDING :
- AS APPLICABLE, THE TRAVEL FORM CORRESPONDING TO THEIR TRAVEL FROM
THOSE LISTED IN PARAGRAPHS III AND VI, ACCOMPANIED BY THE REQUIRED
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS,
- AS APPLICABLE, THE RESULT OF A BIOLOGICAL TEST OR EXAMINATION OF
VIROLOGICAL SCREENING CARRIED OUT LESS THAN 72 HOURS BEFORE THE
FLIGHT WHICH DOES NOT CONCLUDE TO A COVID 19 CONTAMINATION, REQUIRED
IN PARAGRAPH IV AND V,
- A SWORN STATEMENT THAT THEY DO NOT SHOW ANY SYMPTOM OF COVID 19
AND THAT THEY HAVE NO KNOWLEDGE OF HAVING BEEN IN CONTACT WITH A
CONFIRMED COVID 19 CASE WITHIN 14 DAYS BEFORE THE FLIGHT, AVAILABLE
ON THE INTERNET.
THESE FORMS ARE COMPLETED ONLINE, PRINTED OR COPIED BY HAND.
FAILURE TO PROVIDE THESE DOCUMENTS SHALL RESULT IN BOARDING DENIAL
BY THE AIR CARRIER.
VIII - FOR PERSONS WHO HAVE STAYED DURING THE PREVIOUS MONTH IN A
FOREIGN COUNTRY NOT LISTED IN PARAGRAPH II, A QUARANTINE OR
ISOLATION MEASURE SHALL BE PRESCRIBED UPON ARRIVAL IN FRANCE IF
THOSE PERSONS SHOW SYMPTOMS OF A COVID 19 INFECTION.
IX - THE AIR CARRIER MAY REQUIRE PASSENGERS TO UNDERGO A TEMPERATURE
CHECK BEFORE BOARDING. IT MAY DENY BOARDING TO PASSENGERS WHO REFUSE
SCREENING.
X - THE AIR CARRIER DENIES BOARDING TO ANY PERSON AGED ELEVEN YEARS
OR OLDER WHO DOES NOT WEAR A SURGICAL MASK. THIS REQUIREMENT SHALL
NOT PREVENT THE PASSENGER FROM BEING ASKED TO WITHDRAW IT FOR THE
PURPOSE OF IDENTITY CHECK.
XI - THE AIR CARRIER SHALL ENSURE, TO THE EXTENT PRACTICABLE,
PHYSICAL DISTANCING ON BOARD OF EACH AIRCRAFT TO AVOID PASSENGERS
SEATING NEXT TO EACH OTHER WHENEVER POSSIBLE.
XII - AIR CARRIERS SHALL INFORM THEIR PASSENGERS OF THE PROVISIONS
REFERRED TO IN PARAGRAPHS III TO X AS SOON AS POSSIBLE BEFORE THE
FLIGHT.
XIII - THE AIR CARRIER SHALL INFORM THE PASSENGERS ON BOARD, IN

PARTICULAR BY MEANS OF SOUND ANNOUNCEMENTS, ABOUT HYGIENE AND SOCIAL
DISTANCING MEASURES KNOWN AS 'BARRIER MEASURES' AND ABOUT HEALTH
MEASURES PUT IN PLACE ON ARRIVAL.
XIV - THE AIR CARRIER SHALL ENSURE THE DISTRIBUTION AND COLLECTION
OF LOCATOR FORMS (SEE ICAO ANNEX 9, APPENDIX 13, AND THE ORDER OF 9
JULY 2014 RELATING TO THE PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM) AND VERIFY THAT
THEY ARE FILLED IN BY EVERY PASSENGER BEFORE DISEMBARKING.
XV - THE AIR CARRIER SHALL ALLOW ACCESS TO A WATER AND SOAP POINT
OR TO HYDRO-ALCOHOLIC GEL FOR PASSENGERS.
XVI - THE LIST OF ACCEPTED TESTS OR EXAMINATIONS OF VIROLOGICAL
SCREENING IS AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET (MINISTRY OF HEALTH WEBSITE).
THE ONLY BIOLOGICAL TESTS ACCEPTED FOR PASSENGERS ARRIVING FROM THE
UNITED KINGDOM ARE THE ONES ENABLING THE DETECTION OF THE N PROTEIN
OF SARS-COV-2.
FROM: 03 JAN 2021 17:02 TO: 06 JAN 2021 23:59

Germany

GERMANY

Last Updated: 01/17/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 21, 2021

CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Passengers flights from UNITED KINGDOM and SOUTH AFRICA are prohibited. Passengers with a valid residence permit in Germany are allowed to be transported, however, these flights must be notified to the Federal Ministry 3 days in advance and require a prior approval.
  • Exempted are:
    • Cargo and ferry flights
    • Transportation of medical personnel in the interest of public health, ambulance flights.
    • Flights for Humanitarian reasons.
    • Flights on behalf of the UN
  • Travel restrictions apply to all non-essential travel from Third Countries. 
  • Exempted from the restrictions are:
    • German citizens
    • EU citizens and nationals of the United Kingdom, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Norway, Iceland, and their immediate family members.
    • Residents of the following Third Countries: AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND, SINGAPORE, THAILAND, URUGUAY.
  • Other Third Country nationals are allowed entry for essential travel reasons only under the following travel categories: 
    • Third Country nationals with a permanent residence in Germany
    • Healthcare workers, health researchers and geriatric care workers
    • Skilled and highly qualified foreign workers if the work cannot be postponed or performed abroad
      • Business travelers: must provide sufficient evidence from the employer or business partner in Germany that their entry is absolutely necessary. A declaration of the absolute necessity of business travel is required.
    • Freight transport and other transport personnel
    • Seasonal workers in agriculture
    • Seafarers
    • Foreign students whose course of study is not fully possible from abroad
    • Persons immigrating into Germany for the purpose for joining their families and visits for urgent family reasons
    • Staff of diplomatic missions & international organizations, humanitarian aid and military personnel on duty
    • Passengers in transit

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Passengers entering Germany from the UNITED KINGDOM or SOUTH AFRICA are required to hold a negative PCR test result for entry. There are no PCR test requirements for entry for other travelers.
  • Travelers entering Germany, who have spent time in a risk area at any specific period within the last 10 days prior to entry, are required to submit a digital registration on entry. Risk areas are defined by Robert Koch Institute. Updated list is available at https://www.rki.de/covid-19-risikogebiete
  • In general, a traveler who has spent time in the last 10 days in a high risk country is required to self-quarantine for 10 days. Each federal state within Germany sets its own quarantine regulations. Some of the local Federal States may exempt the traveler from quarantine with a negative PCR test result not older than 48 hours. In most states the quarantine can be ended by a negative PCR test results obtained at the earliest 5 days after arrival. Travelers are recommended to check the latest requirements and possible exemptions with the Federal State (Land) of their intended destination in Germany.
  • Travelers are recommended to remain aware of the local lockdown rules and restrictions as changes can occur on a short notice. 

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-EVALUATED

  • January 21, 2021

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Passengers are required to fill out a Passenger Locator Form online at www.einreiseanmeldung.de.
  • Operators are required to keep all data for flights into Germany available for up to 30 days.
  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS

B1834/20
COVID-19: CREW / PASSENGER REQUIREMENTS - ORDERS OF THE FEDERAL
MINISTRY OF HEALTH
1. REQUIREMENTS
NOTE 1:
AIR CARRIERS MUST PROVIDE INFORMATION OF THE GERMAN FEDERAL MINISTRY 
OF HEALTH ABOUT SARS-COV-2, THE APPLICABLE QUARANTINE REGULATION, 
THE TEST REGIME AND ELECTRONIC ENTRY-REGISTRATION TO ALL PAX.
NOTE 2:
FOR PAX ENTERING GERMANY FROM RISK AREAS, QUARANTINE REGULATIONS 
AND SARS-COV-2 TESTING APPLY.
NOTE 3:
ONLINE PROCEDURE REPLACES PAPER-BASED PUBLIC HEALTH PASSENGER 
LOCATOR FORM (PLF). PAX WHO HAVE STAYED IN A RISK AREA AND ENTER 
GERMANY BY AIR MUST REGISTER ELECTRONICALLY BEFORE ENTERING GERMANY 
AT WWW.EINREISEANMELDUNG.DE. PLEASE ADVISE PAX ACCORDINGLY. 
NOTE 4:
EXEMPTED FROM ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION ARE CREWS, PAX WHO HAVE ONLY 
TRAVELLED THROUGH A RISK AREA AND HAD NO STOPOVER THERE, PAX WHO 
ENTER THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY ONLY FOR TRANSIT, PAX WHO HAVE 
STAYED IN A RISK AREA FOR LESS THAN 24 HOURS OR WHO ENTER THE 
FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY FOR UP TO 24 HOURS AS PART OF 
CROSS-BORDER TRAFFIC WITH NEIGHBOURING COUNTRIES.
NOTE 5:
PAX RECEIPT OF SUCCESSFUL REGISTRATION MUST BE CHECKED BY AIRLINE 
AGAINST ID CARD OR EQUIVALENT PRIOR BOARDING. BOARDING FOR PAX 
WITHOUT PROOF OF SUCCESSFUL REGISTRATION IS NOT PERMITTED. 
NOTE 6:
FLIGHTS FROM NON-SCHENGEN COUNTRIES TO GERMANY: REGISTRATION 
RECEIPT IS SUBJECT TO ADDITIONAL CHECKS BY THE FEDERAL POLICE
 / COMPETENT AUTHORITY AT BORDER CONTROL AT DESTINATION AIRPORT IN 
GERMANY. 
NOTE 7:
USE OF ONLINE PROCEDURE AND REGISTRATION IS STRONGLY ADVISED. 
PAPER-BASED PLF IS ONLY ACCEPTED AS A REPLACEMENT IF ELECTRONIC 
REGISTRATION IS OUT OF ORDER OR PAX DOES NOT HAVE ACCESS TO 
ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION. ON FLIGHTS FROM SCHENGEN COUNTRIES TO 
GERMANY PAPER-BASED PLF MUST BE COLLECTED BY THE AIRCRAFT CREW 
AND HANDED OVER TO THE COMPETENT / HEALTH AUTHORITY AT THE 
DESTINATION AIRPORT IN GERMANY. ON FLIGHTS FROM NON-SCHENGEN 
COUNTRIES TO GERMANY PAPER-BASED PLF MUST BE KEPT BY PAX AND 
HANDED OVER TO THE FEDERAL POLICE / COMPETENT AUTHORITY AT 
THE DESTINATION AIRPORT IN GERMANY DURING BORDER CONTROL CHECKS.
NOTE 8:
AIR CARRIERS MUST NAME A SINGLE POINT OF CONTACT (SPC) FOR 
INFORMATION REQUESTS FROM THE HEALTH AUTHORITIES. THE CONTACT 
DETAILS OF THE SPC MUST BE COMMUNICATED TO OEGD-KONTAKT(AT)RKI.DE 
BY 30.11.2020 AT THE LATEST.
NOTE 9:
AIR CARRIERS MUST KEEP THE ELECTRONICALLY STORED BOOKING DATA OF 
PAX FOR FLIGHTS TO THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMAN AVAILABLE FOR 
30 DAYS AFTER THE ARRIVAL AND PROVIDE THEM TO THE HEALTH 
AUTHORITIES ON REQUEST. THIS APPLIES, IN PARTICULAR, TO 
ELECTRONICALLY STORED DATA FOR IDENTIFICATION AND CONTACT 
DETAILS OF TRAVELLERS AS WELL AS TO SEATING PLANS.
NOTE 10:
THE CREW OF AN EN-ROUTE AIRCRAFT MUST INFORM UPON IDENTIFYING 
A SUSPECTED CASE OF COMMUNICABLE DISEASE OR OTHER PUBLIC HEALTH 
RISK ON BOARD THE AIRCRAFT PROMPTLY THE DESTINATION AIRPORT 
ACCORDING TO ICAO PANS ATM DOC 4444.
2. INFORMATION
PASSENGER INFORMATION: WWW.RKI.DE/COVID-19-BMG-MERKBLATT ONLINE 
REGISTRATION: WWW.EINREISEANMELDUNG.DE RISK AREA DEFINITION: 
HTTPS://WWW.RKI.DE/COVID-19-RISIKOGEBIETE
SINGLE POINT OF CONTACT: OEGD-KONTAKT(AT)RKI.DE FEDERAL MINSITRY 
OF TRANSPORT: WWW.BMVI.DE FEDERAL MINISTRY OF HEALTH: 
WWW.BUNDESGESUNDHEITSMINISTERIUM.DE
FROM: 08 NOV 2020  00:00   TO: 05 FEB 2021  23:59 EST

B1982/20
COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS
1. RESTRICTIONS
NOTE 1:
TEMPORARY TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS APPLY TO ALL NON-ESSENTIAL TRAVEL
FROM THIRD COUNTRIES TO THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY.
DUE TO UK'S WITHDRAWAL FROM THE EU, UK IS CONSIDERED A THIRD COUNTRY.
THIS DOES NOT INCLUDE FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS.
NOTE 2:
THE RESTRICTIONS DO NOT APPLY TO GERMAN CITIZENS.
NOTE 3:
EXEMPTED FROM THESE TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS ARE TRAVELLERS WHO HAVE 
RESIDED AND LAST STAYED IN THE FOLLOWING COUNTRIES: AUSTRALIA, 
NEW ZEELAND, SINGAPORE, THAILAND, JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA.
NOTE 4:
EXTENDED ENTRY POSSIBILITIES WILL BE GIVEN TO TRAVELLERS FROM ALL
 THIRD COUNTRIES WHO HAVE AN IMPERATIVE NEED FOR TRAVEL: 
1. EU CITIZENS AND THIRD-COUNTRY NATIONALS WITH CURRENT RIGHT 
OF RESIDENCE IN GERMANY, 2. HEALTHCARE WORKERS, HEALTH RESEARCHERS 
AND GERIATRIC CARE WORKERS, 3. SKILLED AND HIGHLY QUALIFIED FOREIGN 
WORKERS IF THEIR EMPLOYMENT IS NECESSARY FROM AN ECONOMIC 
PERSPECTIVE AND THE WORK CANNOT BE POSTPONED OR PERFORMED ABROAD, 
4. FREIGHT TRANSPORT AND OTHER TRANSPORT PERSONNEL, 
5. SEASONAL WORKERS IN AGRICULTURE, 6. SEAFARERS, 
7. FOREIGN STUDENTS, TRAINEES, VOLUNTEERS, 8. PERSONS IMMIGRATING 
INTO GERMANY FOR THE PURPOSE OF JOINING THEIR FAMILIES AND VISITS 
FOR URGENT FAMILY REASONS OR SHORT TERM VISITS OF CORE FAMILY 
MEMBERS (HUSBAND/WIFE, MINOR CHILDREN, PARENTS OF MINOR CHILDREN) OR 
UNMARRIED PARTNERS IN A RELATIONSHIP WITH GERMAN NATIONALS, 
EU CITIZENS AND THIRD-COUNTRY NATIONALS WITH CURRENT RIGHT OF 
RESIDENCE IN GERMANY OR JOINT SHORT TERM VISITS OF COUPLES 
(THIRD COUNTRY NATIONAL AND GERMAN NATIONAL/EU CITIZEN) RESIDING 
TOGETHER IN A THIRD COUNTRY FOR IMPORTANT REASONS, 
9. PERSONS IN NEED OF INTERNATIONAL PROTECTION OR FOR OTHER 
HUMANITARIAN REASONS, 10. DIPLOMATS, STAFF OF INTERNATIONAL  
ORGANISATIONS, MILITARY PERSONNEL AND HUMANITARIAN AID WORKERS IN 
THE EXERCISE OF THEIR FUNCTIONS, 
11. ETHNIC GERMAN RESETTLERS,
12. PASSENGERS IN TRANSIT.
NOTE 5:
PLEASE ADVISE PAX TO CHECK THE CURRENT TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS 
PRIOR TO DEPARTURE.
2. INFORMATION
WWW.BUNDESINNENMINISTERIUM.DE/RESTRICTIONSGERMANY .
FROM: 01 JAN 2021  00:00   TO: 31 MAR 2021  23:59 EST

B0008/21
COVID-19: FLIGHT / PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS

1. RESTRICTIONS
NOTE 1:
ALL PASSENGERS OUT OF THE UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND
NORTHERN IRELAND OR THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA WITH A DESTINATION
IN GERMANY ARE PROHIBITED TO BE TRANSPORTED TO THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC
OF GERMANY. PAX RESIDING AND WITH RIGHT OF RESIDENCE IN GERMANY ARE
PERMITTED TO BE TRANSPORTED. THOSE FLIGHTS MUST BE NOTIFIED TO THE
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF THE INTERIOR THREE DAYS IN ADVANCE AND ARE
SUBJECT TO APPROVAL.

NOTE 2:
EXEMPTED FROM THESE RESTRICTIONS ARE:
A. CARGO OR POSTAL OR FERRY FLIGHTS,
B. FLIGHTS FOR REPOSITIONING OF AIRCRAFTS INCLUDING CREWS,
C. TRANSPORTATION OF MEDICAL PERSONNEL IN THE INTEREST OF PUBLIC
HEALTH, AMBULANCE FLIGHTS AND FLIGHTS TRANSPORTING TRANSPLANT
ORGANS AND NECESSARY ACCOMPANYING PERSONNEL,
D. FLIGHTS FOR HUMANITARIAN REASONS,
E. FLIGHTS ON BEHALF OF THE INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY, THE 
UNITED NATIONS AND ITS AGENCIES.

NOTE 3:
FOR PAX ENTERING GERMANY FROM THE UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN
AND NORTHERN IRELAND OR THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA SARS-COV-2
TESTING IS MANDATORY. PLEASE ADVICE PAX TO CHECK TESTING
OBLIGATIONS AND TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS PRIOR TO DEPARTURE.

2. INFORMATION:
WWW.BUNDESGESUNDHEITSMINISTERIUM.DE/CORONASCHV
FLIGHT NOTIFICATION: BPOLP-AT-POLIZEI.BUND.DE
FROM: 07 JAN 2021  00:00   TO: 20 JAN 2021  23:59

Gibraltar

GIBRALTAR

Last Updated:  12/10/2020
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 10, 2021

CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS

 
BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • It is a legal requirement to complete a passenger locator form and inform the authorities if you have been in a ‘relevant area’ in the 14 days before your arrival in Gibraltar. 
  • A ‘relevant area’ is a country, area or territory outside of the following countries: European Union member states, United Kingdom, Jersey, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland, Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Thailand, Uruguay (and China, subject to reciprocity). 

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed;
  • Crew rest is allowed;

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Any traveler that has been in a ‘relevant area’ in the last 14 days is required to self-isolate for 5 days and comply with the following rules:
    • If staying in a hotel, one must remain in the room and not use any of the public areas. 
    • Do not use public transportation with the exception of a Gibraltar Taxi booked via the Gibraltar Taxi Association. Traveler is required to inform upon booking that the arrival is from a ‘relevant area’. 
    • PCR test is to be performed on day 1 and again on day 5
  • Those who are travelling to Gibraltar for less than 5 days will also be subject to a test on day 1. There will also be a requirement to conduct a second test between day 3 to 5. You must stay at your accommodation until the second test is carried. If the second result is negative, the self-isolation conditions will be lifted. If you are staying in a hotel, you must remain in your room and not use any of the public areas.
  • A ‘relevant area’ is a country, area or territory outside of the following countries: European Union member states, United Kingdom, Jersey, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland, Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Thailand, Uruguay (and China, subject to reciprocity). 

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-EVALUATED

  • January 10, 2021

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS

  • NIL. No Covid-19 related NOTAMs.

Greece - Closed with Restrictions - 01/08/2020

GREECE


Last Updated:  01/08/2020
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 12, 2020
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Only properly documented essential travel is allowed for passengers on all domestic flights, commercial and general/business aviation. Essential travel includes travel for health issues, business purposes, imperative family reasons and return to their permanent residence.
  • Exempted are:
    • Flights supporting the Hellenic national healthcare system
    • State flights
    • Sanitary flights
    • Humanitarian flights
    • Emergency flights
    • Military flights
    • Cargo flights
    • Fire Fighting flights
    • Frontex flights
    • Technical landings where passengers do not disembark
    • Ferry flights
  • All non-EU/Schengen citizens are prohibited entry.
  • Exempted are:
    • Citizens and permanent residents of AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, RWANDA, SOUTH KOREA, THAILAND, SINGAPORE, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, UNITED KINGDOM
    • EU/Schengen citizens and their family members
    • Passengers traveling for essential reasons (health issues, business purposes, imperative family reasons); proof and special permission from Greek consular authority is required
    • Healthcare professionals and researchers
    • Third Country citizens that are long-term residents or long-term visa holders of a EU/Schengen country
    • Members of Government and Diplomatic delegations
    • Passengers in transit
    • Aircraft flight crew
    • Students
    • Seasonal workers in agriculture
  • The above listed persons are required to present appropriate documents and undergolaboratory medical examination.
  • All commercial and GA/BA flights originating from any airport in Catalonia (Spain) are suspended.
  • All commercial and GA/BA flights to/from Turkey are suspended.
  • Exempted are:
    • Repatriation of Greek citizens and holders of residence permit in Greece.
    • State flights
    • Sanitary flights
    • Humanitarian flights
    • Emergency flights
    • Cargo flights
    • Fire fighting flights
    • Frontex flights
    • Technical landings with no passenger disembark
    • Ferry flights
  • All flights from Albania and North Macedonia are permitted to LGAV/Athens only.
  • Exempted are:
    • Flights to support the Hellenic healthcare system
    • Repatriation of Greek citizens and holders of residence permit in Greece.
    • State flights
    • Sanitary flights
    • Humanitarian flights
    • Emergency flights
    • Cargo flights
    • Fire fighting flights
    • Frontex flights
    • Technical landings with no passenger disembark

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • All travelers into Greece are required to have a negative PCR test result not older than 72 hours.
  • Restrictions regardless of nationality and country of origin apply as follows:
    • Passengers from the UNITED KINGDOM are subjected to COVID-19 rapid test and are required to remain under quarantine for 7 days. A follow up test on the 7 th day of the stay is required.
    • Passengers arriving from other countries are required to stay in quarantine for 7 days.
    • Passengers violating the quarantine measures will be fined.
  • All travelers arriving from ISRAEL or from RUSSIA are required to present a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours and issued by a certified laboratory. Test must be performed prior the flight and the certificate needs to be presented prior boarding. Travelers are also subject to a random PCR test upon arrival and to a mandatory self-quarantine until the test results are received. Passengers violating the measures will be fined.
  • Crew members are exempted from quarantine and PCR test requirements.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • January 12

 
 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • All passengers are required to complete a Passenger Locator Form at least 48 hours prior entering the country. Form is available at https://travel.gov.gr.
  • Protocol for passengers arriving by air:
    • After arrival at the arrival gate, transfer to the area where screening personnel are located and check the unique quick response (QR) code each passenger shows on their mobile phone screen or printed QR form
    • Screening personnel direct passengers, depending on their QR code, either to the screening area or to the exit (baggage claim area or passport control). Until the screening results become available, passengers tested for the new coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 by a trained health team, are obliged to self-isolate at the address of their final destination as declared on their passenger locator form (PLF). Upon completion of the screening, they are directed towards the exit.
  • All passengers must comply with all the necessary preventive hygiene measures (use of masks and physical distancing).
  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A0027/21

COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS.
BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE HELLENIC REPUBLIC, ONLY ESSENTIAL
TRAVEL, PROPERLY DOCUMENTED, IS ALLOWED FOR PASSENGERS ON ALL
DOMESTIC FLIGHTS, COMMERCIAL AND GENERAL/BUSINESS AVIATION.
ESSENTIAL TRAVEL SHOULD INCLUDE TRAVEL FOR HEALTH ISSUES, BUSINESS
PURPOSES, FOR IMPERATIVE FAMILY REASONS AND RETURN TO THEIR
PERMANENT RESIDENCE.
EXEMPTED FROM THE RESTRICTION ARE:
1. FLIGHTS DESIGNATED TO SUPPORT THE HELLENIC NATIONAL HEALTHCARE
SYSTEM.
2. STATE FLIGHTS.
3. SANITARY FLIGHTS.
4. HUMANITARIAN FLIGHTS.
5. EMERGENCY FLIGHTS.
6. MILITARY FLIGHTS.
7. CARGO FLIGHTS.
8. FIRE FIGHTING FLIGHTS.
9. FRONTEX FLIGHTS.
10.TECHNICAL LANDINGS WHERE PASSENGERS DO NOT DISEMBARK.
11.FERRY FLIGHTS.
FROM: 07 JAN 2021 09:57 TO: 11 JAN 2021 04:0

 

A0042/21
COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS.
BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE HELLENIC REPUBLIC, RESTRICTIONS
UPON ENTRY INTO THE HELLENIC REPUBLIC TO ANY INDIVIDUAL-REGARDLESS
OF NATIONALITY AND COUNTRY OF ORIGIN-WILL APPLY AS FOLLOWS:
1.ALL PASSENGERS ARRIVING FROM THE UNITED KINGDOM WILL BE SUBJECTED
TO COVID-19 DIAGNOSTIC RAPID TEST AND ARE REQUIRED TO REMAIN IN
ISOLATION UNDER QUARANTINE FOR PRECAUTIONARY REASONS FOR SEVEN (7)
DAYS UPON ARRIVAL AT THEIR PLACE OF RESIDENCE, AS DECLARED IN
THE SUBMITTED PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM (PLF), EXCEPT IF THEIR STAY IN
GREECE IS LESS AND THUS THE RESTRICTION APPLIES FOR THAT PERIOD.
IN ADDITION TO THE NEGATIVE MOLECULAR TEST (PCR) FOR COVID-19
CONDUCTED UP TO 72 HOURS BEFORE ARRIVAL, A RESPECTIVE NEGATIVE
MOLECULAR TEST (PCR) IS REQUIRED AT THE END OF THE SEVEN (7) DAY
QUARANTINE PERIOD TO RELEASE THE RESTRICTION.
2.PASSENGERS ARRIVING FROM OTHER COUNTRIES ARE REQUIRED TO REMAIN IN
ISOLATION UNDER QUARANTINE FROM PRECAUTIONARY REASONS FOR SEVEN (7)
DAYS UPON ARRIVAL AT THEIR PLACE OF RESIDENCE, AS DECLARED
IN THE SUBMITTED PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM (PLF), EXCEPT IF THEIR STAY
IN GREECE IS LESS AND THUS THE RESTRICTION APPLIES FOR THAT PERIOD.
INDIVIDUALS VIOLATING THE MEASURE HEREOF AND WITHOUT PREJUDICE TO
THE CRIMINAL PENALTIES PROVIDED, SHALL BE IMPOSED FOR EACH

VIOLATION, BY A REASONED ACT OF THE COMPETENT AUTHORITY WITHIN THE
MEANING OF POINT (A) OF PAR.1 OF ARTICLE 23 OF 14.3.2020 LEGISLATIVE
CONTENT ACT, ADMINISTRATIVE FINE OF FIVE THOUSAND (5.000) EUROS.
FLIGHT CREW MEMBERS ARE EXEMPTED.
FROM: 08 JAN 2021 06:51 TO: 21 JAN 2021 22:00

 

A0043/21
COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS.
BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE HELLENIC REPUBLIC, ALL INDIVIDUALS
ENTERING THE COUNTRY ARE OBLIGED TO DISPLAY A NEGATIVE MOLECULAR
TEST (PCR) FOR COVID-19, PERFORMED BY TAKING AN OROPHARYNGEAL OR
NASOPHARYNGEAL SMEAR, CONDUCTED UP TO 72 HOURS BEFORE ARRIVAL IN
GREECE.
THE TESTS MUST ORIGINATE FROM REFERENCE LABORATORIES OF THE COUNTRY
OF ORIGIN OR TRANSIT, PUBLIC OR PRIVATE LABORATORIES OF THAT
COUNTRY, PROVIDED THAT THESE PRIVATE LABORATORIES HAVE BEEN
CERTIFIED BY THE COMPETENT NATIONAL CERTIFICATION AUTHORITY OF THE
COUNTRY.
PASSENGERS MUST HAVE A CERTIFICATE OF THE ABOVE DIAGNOSIS, IN
ENGLISH, WHICH INCLUDES THE NAME AND THE PASSPORT OR IDENTITY
NUMBER OF THE PERSON AND WHICH THEY DISPLAY TO THE OFFICERS OF THE
GENERAL SECRETARIAT FOR CIVIL PROTECTION AND OF THE NATIONAL PUBLIC
HEALTH ORGANIZATION WHO ARE IN CHARGE OF PERFORMING MEDICAL
EXAMINATIONS.
AIRLINES ARE REQUIRED TO VERIFY THIS CERTIFICATE BEFORE BOARDING
AND IN THE ABSENCE OF THIS CERTIFICATE ARE RESPONSIBLE TO PROHIBIT
PASSENGER BOARDING.
IN CASE OF VIOLATION OF THIS OBLIGATION, PASSENGERS WILL BE
REPATRIATED AT THE AIRLINER'S RESPONSIBILITY AND EXPENSES.
A COMPLETED PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM (PLF) IS ALSO COMPULSORY.
BE ADVISED OF RELEVANT COVID-19 NOTAM.
EXEMPTED ARE FLIGHT CREW MEMBERS.
FROM: 08 JAN 2021 06:57 TO: 21 JAN 2021 22:00

 

A0044/21
COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS:
BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE HELLENIC REPUBLIC,
1. IT IS COMPULSORY FOR ALL INDIVIDUALS ON INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS
ARRIVING TO ANY GREEK AIRPORT TO FILL IN THE ELECTRONIC PASSENGER
LOCATOR FORM (PLF) PUBLISHED IN HTTPS://TRAVEL.GOV.GR/, NOT LATER
THAN THE PREVIOUS DAY.
2. IT IS COMPULSORY FOR ALL PERMANENT RESIDENTS IN GREECE DEPARTING
ON INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS FROM ANY GREEK AIRPORT TO FILL IN THE
ELECTRONIC PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM (PLF) PUBLISHED IN

HTTPS://TRAVEL.GOV.GR/, NOT LATER THAN THE PREVIOUS DAY.
PRIOR ACCEPTANCE OF PASSENGERS FOR BOARDING, AIRLINES ARE REQUIRED
TO CHECK THE CONFIRMATION E-MAIL UPON SUBMISSION OF THE PLF, WHICH
IS A COMPULSORY TRAVEL DOCUMENT OR A PLF QR CODE.
FAMILIES CAN ALSO BE ACCEPTED WITH ONLY ONE JOINT PLF CONFIRMATION
E-MAIL.
FAMILIES CAN ALSO BE ACCEPTED WITH THEIR PLF UNIQUE QR CODE.
AIRLINES THAT FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THIS CHECKING OBLIGATION, WILL BE
RESPOSINBLE TO REPATRIATE THE PASSENGERS ON THE COMPANY'S EXPENSES.
FROM: 08 JAN 2021 06:59 TO: 21 JAN 2021 22:00

 

A0045/20
COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS.
BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE HELLENIC REPUBLIC ALL FLIGHTS FROM
ALBANIA AND NORTH MACEDONIA, COMMERCIAL AND GA/BA, ARE PERMITTED
ONLY TO ATHENS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, LGAV.
FLIGHTS TO OTHER AERODROMES IN THE HELLENIC REPUBLIC ARE SUSPENDED.
EXEMPTED FROM THE RESTRICTION ARE:
1. FLIGHTS DESIGNATED TO SUPPORT THE HELLENIC NATIONAL HEALTHCARE
SYSTEM.
2. FLIGHTS APPROVED BY THE HELLENIC MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS FOR
REPATRIATION OF GREEK CITIZENS AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS, HOLDERS OF
SPECIAL IDENTITY CARD FOR EXPATRIATES AND HOLDERS OF RESIDENCE
PERMIT IN GREECE.
3. STATE FLIGHTS.
4. SANITARY FLIGHTS.
5. HUMANITARIAN FLIGHTS.
6. EMERGENCY FLIGHTS.
7. MILITARY FLIGHTS.
8. CARGO FLIGHTS.
9. FIRE FIGHTING FLIGHTS.
10.FRONTEX FLIGHTS.
11.TECHNICAL LANDINGS WHERE PASSENGERS DO NOT DISEMBARK.
12.FERRY FLIGHTS.
FROM: 08 JAN 2021 07:01 TO: 21 JAN 2021 22:00

 

A0046/21
COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS.
BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE HELLENIC REPUBLIC, PERMANENT
RESIDENTS OF ISRAEL ENTERING THE COUNTRY FROM THE STATE OF ISRAEL,
ARE OBLIGED TO DISPLAY NEGATIVE MOLECULAR TEST (PCR) FOR COVID-19,
PERFORMED BY TAKING AN OROPHARYNGEAL OR NASOPHARYNGEAL SMEAR,
CONDUCTED UP TO 72 HOURS BEFORE ARRIVAL IN GREECE.
THE TESTS MUST ORIGINATE FROM REFERENCE LABORATORIES OF THE COUNTRY

OF ORIGIN OR TRANSIT, PUBLIC OR PRIVATE LABORATORIES OF THAT
COUNTRY, PROVIDED THAT THESE PRIVATE LABORATORIES HAVE BEEN
CERTIFIED BY THE COMPETENT NATIONAL CERTIFICATION AUTHORITY OF THE
COUNTRY.
PASSENGERS MUST HAVE A CERTIFICATE OF THE ABOVE DIAGNOSIS, IN
ENGLISH, WITH THE NAME AND THE PASSPORT OR IDENTITY NUMBER OF THE
PERSON, TO BE DISPLAYED TO THE OFFICERS OF THE GENERAL SECRETARIAT
FOR CIVIL PROTECTION AND OF THE NATIONAL PUBLIC HEALTH ORGANIZATION
WHO ARE IN CHARGE OF PERFORMING MEDICAL EXAMINATIONS.
AIRLINES ARE REQUIRED TO VERIFY THIS CERTIFICATE BEFORE BOARDING AND
IN THE ABSENCE OF THIS CERTIFICATE ARE RESPONSIBLE TO PROHIBIT
PASSENGER BOARDING.
IN CASE OF VIOLATION OF THIS OBLIGATION, PASSENGERS WILL BE
REPATRIATED AT THE AIRLINER'S RESPONSIBILITY AND EXPENSES. A
COMPLETED PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM (PLF) IS ALSO COMPULSORY. BE
ADVISED OF RELEVANT COVID-19 NOTAM.
HOTEL BOOKING RECEIPT OR OTHER APPROPRIATE DOCUMENTS ARE ALSO
REQUIRED, FROM WHICH THE PLACE OF THEIR TEMPORARY RESIDENCE IN THE
COUNTRY IS DERIVED.
IN ANY CASE, PERMANENT RESIDENTS OF ISRAEL ENTERING THE COUNTRY ARE
RE-SUBJECTED TO A RANDOM LABORATORY TEST FOR COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS BY
THE PCR METHOD, PERFORMED BY TAKING AN ORALPHARYNGEAL OR
NASOPHARYNGEAL SMEAR.
UNTIL THE PUBLICATION OF THE RESULTS OF THE LABORATORY TEST FOR
COVID-19, ALL INDIVIDUALS HAVE TO REMAIN TEMPORARILY RESTRICTED, FOR
PRECAUTIONARY REASONS OF PROTECTION OF PUBLIC HEALTH FROM FURTHER
SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 IN THE GREEK TERRITORY, AT THEIR
PLACE OF TEMPORARY RESIDENCE.
PURSUANT TO THIS, A MAXIMUM OF TEN THOUSAND (10000) PERMANENT
RESIDENTS OF ISRAEL PER WEEK ARE ALLOWED TO ENTER THE GREEK
TERRITORY, EXCLUSIVELY THROUGH AIR CONNECTIONS.
THESE RESTRICTIONS DO NOT PREVENT THE ELABORATION AND IMPLEMENTATION
OF A REPATRIATION PROGRAM FOR GREEK CITIZENS.
PERSONS, WHO VIOLATE THE MEASURE HEREOF, AND WITHOUT PREJUDICE TO
THE CRIMINAL PENALTIES PROVIDED, SHALL BE IMPOSED FOR EACH
VIOLATION, BY A REASONED ACT OF THE COMPETENT AUTHORITY WITHIN THE
MEANING OF POINT (A) OF PAR. 1 OF ARTICLE 23 OF 14.3.2020
LEGISLATIVE CONTENT ACT, ADMINISTRATIVE FINE OF FIVE THOUSAND
(5,000) EUROS.
FROM: 08 JAN 2021 07:02 TO: 21 JAN 2021 22:00

 

A0047/21
COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS.

BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE HELLENIC REPUBLIC, PERMANENT
RESIDENTS OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION ENTERING THE COUNTRY FROM THE
RUSSIAN FEDERATION ARE OBLIGED TO DISPLAY NEGATIVE MOLECULAR TEST
(PCR) FOR COVID-19, PERFORMED BY TAKING AN OROPHARYNGEAL OR
NASOPHARYNGEAL SMEAR, CONDUCTED UP TO 72 HOURS BEFORE ARRIVAL IN
GREECE.
THE TESTS MUST ORIGINATE FM REFERENCE LABORATORIES OF THE COUNTRY OF
ORIGIN OR TRANSIT, PUBLIC OR PRIVATE LABORATORIES OF THAT COUNTRY,
PROVIDED THAT THESE PRIVATE LABORATORIES HAVE BEEN CERTIFIED BY THE
COMPETENT NATIONAL CERTIFICATION AUTHORITY OF THE COUNTRY.
PASSENGERS MUST HAVE A CERTIFICATE OF THE ABOVE DIAGNOSIS, IN
ENGLISH, WITH THE NAME AND THE PASSPORT OR IDENTITY NUMBER OF THE
PASSENGER, TO BE DISPLAYED TO THE OFFICERS OF THE GENERAL
SECRETARIAT FOR CIVIL PROTECTION AND OF THE NATIONAL PUBLIC HEALTH
ORGANIZATION IN CHARGE OF PERFORMING MEDICAL EXAMINATIONS.
AIRLINES ARE REQUIRED TO VERIFY THIS CERTIFICATE BEFORE BOARDING
AND, IN THE ABSENCE OF THIS CERTIFICATE, TO PROHIBIT PASSENGER
BOARDING. IN CASE OF VIOLATION OF THIS OBLIGATION, PASSENGERS WILL
BE REPATRIATED AT THE AIRLINERS RESPONSIBILITY AND EXPENSES.
A COMPLETED ELECTRONIC PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM (PLF) IS ALSO
COMPULSORY. BE ADVISED OF RELEVANT COVID-19 NOTAM.
HOTEL BOOKING RECEIPT OR OTHER APPROPRIATE DOCUMENTS, ARE ALSO
REQUIRED, FROM WHICH THE PLACE OF THEIR TEMPORARY RESIDENCE IN THE
COUNTRY IS DERIVED.
IN ANY CASE, PERMANENT RESIDENTS OF THE RUSSIAN FEDRATION ENTERING
THE COUNTRY ARE RE-SUBJECTED TO A RANDOM LABORATORY TEST FOR
COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS BY THE PCR METHOD, WHICH IS PERFORMED BY TAKING
AN ORALPHARYNGEAL OR NASOPHARYNGEAL SMEAR.
UNTIL THE PUBLICATION OF THE RESULTS OF THE LABORATORY TEST FOR
COVID-19, ALL INDIVIDUALS HAVE TO REMAIN TEMPORARILY RESTRICTED, FOR
PRECAUTIONARY REASONS OF PROTECTION OF PUBLIC HEALTH FROM FURTHER
SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 IN THE GREEK TERRITORY, AT THEIR
PLACE OF TEMPORARY RESIDENCE.
PURSUANT TO THIS, A MAXIMUM OF FIVE HUNDRED (500) PASSENGERS PER
WEEK ARE ALLOWED TO ENTER THE GREEK TERRITORY, EXCLUSIVELY THROUGH
AIR CONNECTIONS AT THE AIRPORTS OF ATHENS (LGAV), THESSALONIKI
(LGTS) AND HERAKLION (LGIR).
THESE RESTRICTIONS DO NOT PREVENT THE ELABORATION AND IMPLEMENTATION
OF A REPATRIATION PROGRAM FOR GREEK CITIZENS.
PERSONS VIOLATING THE MEASURE HEREOF, AND WITHOUT PREJUDICE TO THE
CRIMINAL PENALTIES PROVIDED,SHALL BE IMPOSED FOR EACH VIOLATION, BY
A REASONED ACT OF THE COMPETENT AUTHORITY WITHIN THE MEANING OF
POINT (A) OF PAR.1 OF ARTICLE 23 OF 14.3.2020 LEGISLATIVE CONTENT

ACT, ADMINISTRATIVE FINE OF FIVE THOUSAND (5.000) EUROS.
FROM: 08 JAN 2021 07:05 TO: 21 JAN 2021 22:00

 

A0048/21
COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS.
BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE HELLENIC REPUBLIC, ALL COMMERCIAL
FLIGHTS AND GA/BA, FROM ANY AERODROME IN THE TERRITORY OF TURKEY TO
ANY AERODROME IN THE HELLENIC REPUBLIC ARE SUSPENDED.
EXEMPTED FROM THE RESTRICTION ARE:
1. FLIGHTS APPROVED BY THE HELLENIC MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS FOR
REPATRIATION OF GREEK CITIZENS, THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS AND HOLDERS OF
RESIDENCE PERMIT IN GREECE.
2. STATE FLIGHTS.
3. SANITARY FLIGHTS.
4. HUMANITARIAN FLIGHTS.
5. EMERGENCY FLIGHTS.
6. CARGO FLIGHTS.
7. FIRE FIGHTING FLIGHTS.
8. FRONTEX FLIGHTS.
9. TECHNICAL LANDINGS WHERE PASSENGERS DO NOT DISEMBARK.
10.FERRY FLIGHTS.
FROM: 08 JAN 2021 07:06 TO: 21 JAN 2021 22:00

 

A0049/21
COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS.
BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE HELLENIC REPUBLIC, ALL FLIGHTS
COMMERCIAL AND GA/BA, ORIGINATING FROM ANY AERODROME IN THE
TERRITORY OF CATALONIA OF SPAIN TO ANY AERODROME IN THE HELLENIC
REPUBLIC ARE SUSPENDED.
FROM: 08 JAN 2021 07:07 TO: 21 JAN 2021 22:00

 

A0050/21
COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS.
BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE HELLENIC REPUBLIC, ALL NON EU
CITIZENS ARE PROHIBITED TO ENTER THE COUNTRY. PERMANENT RESIDENTS
FROM THE STATES OF AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, RWANDA, SOUTH
KOREA, THAILAND, THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, SINGAPORE AND THE UNITED
KINGDOM ARE PERMITTED TO ENTER THE HELLENIC REPUBLIC.
PASSENGERS WILL BE SUBJECT TO RANDOM TESTS UPON ARRIVAL. UPON BEING
TESTED, THE PASSENGER IS FREE TO MOVE TO THE FINAL DESTINATION.
IF THE TEST IS POSITIVE, 14 DAY QUARANTINE UNDER SUPERVISION IS
REQUIRED AT THE FINAL DESTINATION.
IN ORDER TO PROVE THEIR PLACE OF RESIDENCE, THIRD-COUNTRY NATIONALS
MAY PRESENT THEIR RESIDENCE PERMIT, WORK PERMIT, IDENTITY CARD,

PROVIDED THAT IT STATES PLACE OF RESIDENCE, DRIVING LICENSE OR OTHER
DOCUMENTS.
EXEMPTED FROM THE RESTRICTION ARE:
1. EU MEMBER STATES NATIONALS AND THE SCHENGEN AGREEMENT, INCLUDING
THEIR SPOUSES OR PERSONS WITH WHOM THEY HAVE A COHABITATION
AGREEMENT, AS WELL AS THEIR MINOR CHILDREN.
2. PASSENGERS TRAVELLING FOR ESSENTIAL REASONS, INCLUDING HEALTH
ISSUES, BUSINESS PURPOSES, IMPERATIVE FAMILY REASONS, PERSONS IN
NEED OF INTERNATIONAL PROTECTION.
3. MEDICAL AND NURSING STAFF, RESEARCHERS AND HEALTH PROFESSIONALS,
IF THEY DEMONSTRATE AT THE POINTS OF ENTRY IN THE COUNTRY, THE
EXERCISE LICENSE PROFESSION OR OTHER APPROPRIATE EVIDENCE OF THEIR
PROFESSIONAL STATUS AND PROVIDED THAT THEIR ENTRY INTO THE COUNTRY
RELATES TO THE EXERCISE OF THEIR PROFESSIONAL DUTIES.
4. LONG-TERM RESIDENTS OF EU MEMBER STATES OR SCHENGEN AGREEMENT AND
THIRD COUNTRY NATIONALS, HOLDING A RESIDENCE PERMIT IN EU MEMBER
STATES OR THE SCHENGEN AGREEMENT.
5. MEMBERS OF GOVERNMENT DELEGATIONS.
6. MEMBERS OF DIPLOMATIC DELEGATIONS OR CONSULATE AUTHORITIES AND
DELEGATIONS, MEMBERS OF INTERNATIONAL AND EUROPEAN ORGANIZATIONS,
MEMBERS OF HUMANITARIAN ORGANIZATIONS PERFORMING THEIR DUTIES,
MILITARY AND SECURITY FORCES OFFICIALS AND OF GENERAL SECRETARIAT
FOR CIVIL PROTECTION.
7. PERSONNEL EMPLOYED IN THE TRANSPORT SECTOR, INCLUDING SEAMEN,
AIRCRAFT CREWS, THE CREWS AND TECHNICAL PERSONNEL OF THE LEASED
AIRCRAFT FIREFIGHTING EQUIPMENT, LORRY DRIVERS, AND THE ABSOLUTELY
NECESSARY SUPPORT STAFF FOR THE TRANSPORT OF GOODS.
8. TRANSIT PASSENGERS.
9. STUDENTS.
10. PERSONS CARING FOR THE ELDERLY AND PEOPLE WITH DISABILITY
(DISABLED).
11. SEASONAL WORKERS IN THE FIELD OF AGRICULTURE.
THE ABOVE PERSONS ARE OBLIGED TO DISPLAY THE APPROPRIATE DOCUMENTS
AND UNDERGO LABORATORY MEDICAL EXAMINATION.
THIRD COUNTRY NATIONALS SUBJECT TO THE PROHIBITION HEREIN HAVE THE
RIGHT TO SUBMIT REQUEST TO THE GREEK CONSULAR AUTHORITY OF THEIR
PLACE OF RESIDENCE OR STAY FOR THEIR EXCEPTIONAL ENTRY IN THE
COUNTRY FOR BUSINESS OR PERSONAL REASONS.
A COMPLETED PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM (PLF) IS ALSO COMPULSORY. BE
ADVISED OF RELEVANT COVID-19 NOTAMS.
FROM: 08 JAN 2021 07:15 TO: 21 JAN 2021 22:00

Greenland

GREENLAND

Last Updated: 01/08/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 18, 2021

CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS


BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Flights from the UNITED KINGDOM carrying passengers are permitted to land only if the passengers can present a negative PCR test result not older than 24 hours prior boarding the aircraft. Passengers from other countries transiting a UK-aiport are exempted from this requirement. 
  • From November 9, Greenland airspace is closed for all civil flights from outside BGGL FIR. 
  • Exempted are:
    • Flights performing tech/fuel stop only (no disembark)
    • Direct passenger flights between Denmark and Greenland 
      • Note: Passenger flights originating in other countries than Denmark with intermediate stop in Denmark before continuing to Greenland are not exempted
    • Cargo flights
    • Flights to BGTL/Thule air base
    • Flights that have been granted an exemption in very special cases
  • Operators performing technical landings are required to follow airport’s instructions in order to ensure that the aircraft crew does not get in contact with the airport staff.
  • Full information is available at https://tbst.dk/en/Civil-aviation/Information-on-flight-ban-for-Greenland#.
  • Following passenger restrictions apply - entry is allowed to: 
    • Danish citizens, EU-citizens living in Denmark
    • Citizens from open countries within the EU/Schengen area
    • Residents of the open Third Countries: AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, SINGAPORE, SOUTH KOREA, THAILAND
  • Other Third Countries are currently by definition banned countries. Updated list is available at https://coronasmitte.dk/en/entry-into-denmark. Entry from banned countries are allowed for essential travel reasons only. 
  • Greenland government is advising against all unnecessary travel in and out of Greenland. Business travel that is not business critical is considered unnecessary. The same goes for business travel where the purpose can be achieved by phone or video conference

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed.
  • Crew rest is allowed for technical reasons only.

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Negative PCR test not older than 5 days is required for all travelers to enter the country. Tests administered in a Nordic country are the only tests that are automatically accepted as pre-test. They must fulfill all the requirements set by the Surgeon General’s office. Tests administered in other countries are accepted in extreme cases – application for a pre-approval must be sent to [email protected]
  • Travelers arriving from high risk areas are required to self-quarantine and to re-take the PCR test on the 5th day after arrival.
  • For travelers arriving from open countries, re-testing is required only when visiting ‘Vulnerable Places’. 
  • Full information on test requirements, quarantine and re-testing is available at 

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-EVALUATED

  • January 18, 2021

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS

A0621/20
COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS.
ALL CIVIL FLIGHTS FROM OUTSIDE BGGL FIR, ARE BANNED FROM LANDING AT 
AERODROMES WITHIN BGGL FIR.
FOLLOWING EXEMPTIONS APPLY:
1. FLIGHTS FROM AERODROMES IN DENMARK
1A. FLIGHTS ORIGINATING IN OTHER COUNTRIES THAN DENMARK, 
WITH INTERMEDIATE STOP IN DENMARK BEFORE CONTINUING TO GREENLAND, 
ARE NOT EXEMPTED FROM THE BAN.
2. FLIGHTS TO BGTL.
SPECIAL PERMISSION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DANISH TRANSPORT-, 
HOUSING- AND CONSTRUCTION AUTHORITY FOR THE PURPOSE OF TRANSPORT OF 
PERSONS WITH PARTICULAR IMPORTANCE TO THE ECONOMY OF SOCIETY.
FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT RESTRICTIONS AND PROCEDURE FOR THE 
APPLICATION FOR SPECIAL PERMISSION CAN BE OBTAINED VIA THE FOLLOWING 
LINK: HTTPS://TBST.DK/EN/CIVIL-AVIATION .
THE FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS DO NOT IMPACT THE USE OF AERODROMES AS ETOPS 
ALTERNATE OR FOR EMERGENCIES.
FROM: 10 NOV 2020  15:07   TO: 31 JAN 2021  23:59 EST

A0007/20
COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS.
FLIGHTS DEPARTING FROM OR WITH INTERMEDIATE STOP IN THE UNITED 
KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND (UK) WITH PASSENGERS, 
WHO CANNOT PRESENT A NEGATIVE COVID-19 TEST RESULT FROM A TEST 
PERFORMED WITHIN 24 HOURS PRIOR TO BOARDING THE AIRCRAFT, ARE NOT 
PERMITTED TO LAND IN GREENLAND. THE REQUIREMENT FOR A NEGATIVE 
COVID-19 TEST RESULT DOES NOT APPLY TO PASSENGERS AGED 12 YEARS OR 
LESS, NOR FOR PASSENGERS FROM OTHER COUNTRIES TRANSITING THE 
UK-AIRPORT.
FROM: 03 JAN 2021  23:00   TO: 17 JAN 2021  22:59

BGBW 
A0735/21
COVID-19. BASED ON DECISION TAKEN BY THE GREENLANDIC AUTHORITIES.
IN CONNECTION WITH NON-SCHEDULED FLIGHTS FROM ABROAD, BGBW AFIS
MUST BE CONTACTED ON TELEPHONE 00299 38 28 55 FOR SUBMISSION OF A
SPECIAL FILL IN FORM WHICH MUST BE FILLED OUT AND RETURNED BEFORE
COMMENCING THE FLIGHT. OVERNIGHT STAYS FOR OTHER THAN TECHNICAL
REASONS CAN NOT BE ALLOWED.
FROM: 28 DEC 2020  13:14   TO: 31 MAR 2021  16:00 EST

BGSF
A0732/21
COVID-19. BASED ON DECISION TAKEN BY THE GREENLANDIC AUTHORITIES.
IN CONNECTION WITH NON-SCHEDULED FLIGHTS FROM ABROAD, BGSF ARO
MUST BE CONTACTED ON TELEPHONE 00299 38 29 05 FOR SUBMISSION OF A
SPECIAL FILL IN FORM WHICH MUST BE FILLED OUT AND RETURNED BEFORE
COMMENCING THE FLIGHT. OVERNIGHT STAYS FOR OTHER THAN TECHNICAL
REASONS CAN NOT BE ALLOWED.
FROM: 28 DEC 2020  13:07   TO: 31 MAR 2021  16:00 EST

BGGH
B1496/20
COVID-19. BASED ON DECISION TAKEN BY THE GREENLANDIC AUTHORITIES.
IN CONNECTION WITH NON-SCHEDULED FLIGHTS FROM ABROAD, BGGH AFIS
MUST BE CONTACTED ON TELEPHONE 00299 32 75 53 FOR SUBMISSION OF A
SPECIAL FILL IN FORM WHICH MUST BE FILLED OUT AND RETURNED BEFORE
COMMENCING THE FLIGHT. OVERNIGHT STAYS FOR OTHER THAN TECHNICAL
REASONS CAN NOT BE ALLOWED.
FROM: 28 DEC 2020  13:12   TO: 31 MAR 2021  16:00 EST

BGKK
B1494/20
COVID-19. BASED ON DECISION TAKEN BY THE GREENLANDIC AUTHORITIES.
IN CONNECTION WITH NON-SCHEDULED FLIGHTS FROM ABROAD, BGKK AFIS
MUST BE CONTACTED ON TELEPHONE 00299 98 69 01 FOR SUBMISSION OF A
SPECIAL FILL IN FORM WHICH MUST BE FILLED OUT AND RETURNED BEFORE
COMMENCING THE FLIGHT. OVERNIGHT STAYS FOR OTHER THAN TECHNICAL
REASONS CAN NOT BE ALLOWED.
FROM: 28 DEC 2020  13:10   TO: 31 MAR 2021  16:00 EST

Guernsey (UK)

GUERNSEY (UK)


Last Updated:  01/12/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through February 15, 2020
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Only essential travel should take place under the following categories:
    • For a compassionate purpose (including but not limited to supporting a dependent relative)
    • To receive medical treatment
    • To undertake essential business that cannot be transacted remotely
    • To attend school, university or other further education
    • For permanent Bailiwick residents, to return home if they are currently off-Island
    • To travel for the purposes of critical work, as an approved critical worker (in line with the existing critical worker application process).
  • The Civil Contingencies Authority has taken the decision to temporarily suspend all business travel from November 14 onwards until further notice.
  • Mandatory PPR 24h prior is required for all non-scheduled traffic.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed; prior permission is required.
  • Crew rest is allowed for long stay only; full quarantine requirements apply.

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Mandatory 14-day quarantine is required for all travelers arriving in Guernsey from anywhere in the world.
  • Countries are categorized into different groups defining the self-isolation requirements:
    • Category 1: Countries and regions where there is an agreed Air Bridge in place. No testing or self-isolation requirements.
    • Category 2: Low-risk countries (infection rate below 30). Travelers are required to take a test upon arrival and to self-isolate until the negative test result is received. Follow up test is required on Day 7.
    • Category 3: Medium-risk countries (infection rate between 30 and 100). Travelers are required to take a test upon arrival and re-test on Day 7 can choose to have a test on arrival and on Day 7, with self-isolation until they have received a negative test result from the Day 7 test. They will then be subject to ‘enchanced passive follow-up’ until the Day 14.
    • Category 4: High risk countries (infection rate more than 100). Travelers are required to take a test upon arrival and self-isolate for 14 days.
  • The current country listing is available at: https://covid19.gov.gg/guidance/travel/countries.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • February 15

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS
EGJB
C8613/20

BAILIWICK OF GUERNSEY COVID-19 PROCEDURES: EXERCISING HER POWERS
UNDER THE EMERGENCY POWERS REFERENCE CORONAVIRUS, BAILIWICK OF
GUERNSEY REGULATION, 2020, THE MEDICAL OFFICER OF HEALTH HAS IMPOSED
A REQUIREMENT ON ALL PERSONS ARRIVING IN THE BAILIWICK FROM ANYWHERE
IN THE WORLD TO SELF-ISOLATE FOR 14 DAYS ON ARRIVAL. THIS IS A LEGAL
REQUIREMENT AND FAILURE TO COMPLY IS A CRIMINAL OFFENCE.
CREW AND PASSENGERS ARE TO BE REMINDED THAT ALL NON-ESSENTIAL TRAVEL
TO THE BAILIWICK OF GUERNSEY, BEING GUERNSEY AND ALDERNEY HAS
CEASED.YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO SELF-ISOLATE FOR 14 DAYS AND PROVIDE
YOUR PERSONAL CONTACT DETAILS ON ARRIVAL.
ON ARRIVAL YOU WILL BE PROVIDED WITH A FORM TO COMPLETE. YOU MUST
COMPLETE ALL DETAILS REQUIRED ON THIS FORM.
ON ARRIVAL YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO HAND YOUR FORM AND IDENTIFICATION
DOCUMENTS TO THE GUERNSEY BORDER AGENCY WHEN REQUESTED. YOU WILL ALSO

BE PROVIDED WITH INFORMATION ABOUT SELF-ISOLATION BY THE GUERNSEY
BORDER AGENCY OFFICERS. PLEAE READ THIS CAREFULLY. YOU MUST GO
STRAIGHT HOME FROM THE AIRPORT AND NOT LEAVE YOUR ACCOMMODATION FOR
14 DAYS.
PLEASE NOTE THAT COMPLETION OF THE FORM CORRECTLY, PRESENTATION AND
SELF-ISOLATION IS A LEGAL REQUIREMENT.
FROM: 01 DEC 2020 11:00 TO: 01 MAR 2021 23:59

EGJB
C8618/20

COVID 19 INFO: AD STRICTLY PPR TO NON-SCHEDULED TRAFFIC ARRIVING
FROM OUTSIDE OF THE BAILIWICK OF GUERNSEY. AIRCRAFT MAY NOT COMPLETE
A FULL STOP LANDING WITHOUT RECEIVING PPR AND/OR SUBMITTING THE
COMPLETED DOCUMENTATION FOR PUBLIC HEALTH AS REQUIRED. ALL FLIGHTS TO
BE PLANNED IN ACCORDANCE WITH FLIGHT PLANNING PROCEDURES
AND ALL TRAINING TO BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE WITH PROMULGATED PROCEDURES.
FOR PPR CONTACT GUERNSEY ATC ON +44 1481 237766
FROM: 01 DEC 2020 12:06 TO: 01 MAR 2021 23:59

Hungary - Open with no Restrictions - 01/13/2021

HUNGARY


Last Updated:  01/13/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 20, 2021
OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to land
US passengers: Allowed to enter for essential travel only
Quarantine: Business travelers exempted
 

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Entry is allowed only for:
    • Hungarian citizens and permanent residence permit holders
    • Passengers in transit; negative health screening upon entry as well as certification of purpose and destination is mandatory
    • Passengers for cultural or sports events; invitation letter is required as well as 2 negative PCR test results not older than 5 days prior entry and a minimum of 48h space between the two tests
    • Passengers for business or economic purposes (proof is required); exempted from health screening & quarantine
    • Any other individual exemption requires prior permission
    • Entry is available only at the following airports: LHBP, LHDC, LHPR, LHSM.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • A 10-day quarantine applies for all travelers from abroad. However, passengers arriving for business or economic activities are exempted from quarantine. Also, special quarantine measures apply for passengers for cultural or sport events.
  • No PCR test requirements.
  • Nationwide curfew applies and public movement is restricted between 8 pm and 5 am.
  • Travelers are recommended to remain aware of the local lockdown rules and measures as changes can occur on a short notice.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • December 16

 
 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A4951/20

COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS.
OPENING OF A TEMPORARY BORDER CROSSING POINT IS NOT PERMITTED.
SCHENGEN BORDERS ARE SUSPENDED. BORDER CROSSING POINT IS AVAILABLE
ONLY AT THE FOLLOWING AERODROMES: LHBP, LHDC, LHPR, LHSM.
FROM: 15 DEC 2020 08:40 TO: 31 JAN 2021 22:59 EST

 

A0026/21
COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS
ARRIVAL ENTRY AT HUNGARIAN AIRPORTS IS ALLOWED ONLY FOR HUNGARIAN
CITIZENS AND CITIZENS WITH PERMANENT RESIDENCE PERMIT IN HUNGARY AND
THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS. CITIZENS WITH ANY RESIDENCE PERMIT ISSUED BY
THE HUNGARIAN IMMIGRATION AUTHORITY WITH A LONGER VALIDITY THAN 90
DAYS.
PASSENGERS IN TRANSIT ARE ALLOWED TO ENTER IN CASE OF NEGATIVE
HEALTH SCREENING AT ENTRY, IF THEY ARE ABLE TO CERTIFY THE PURPOSE
AND DESTINATION OF THEIR TRAVEL AND THEIR ENTRY INTO A NEIGHBOURING
COUNTRY OF HUNGARY ON THEIR WAY TO THEIR FINAL DESTINATION IS
ENSURED.
PASSENGERS ARRIVING FOR CULTURAL OR SPORT EVENTS IN HUNGARY ARE
ALLOWED TO ENTER WITH A TICKET OF THE EVENT PROVIDED THAT THEY HAVE
TWO NEGATIVE SARS-COV2 PCR TEST RESULTS WITHIN 5 DAYS WITH AT LEAST
48 HOURS PASSING BETWEEN THE TWO EXAMINATIONS.
PASSENGERS ARE ALLOWED TO ENTER DOING BUSINESS OR ECONOMIC
ACTIVITIES IN HUNGARY AND THIS CAN BE PROVED AT ENTRY.
PASSENGERS ARRIVING FOR BUSINESS OR ECONOMIC ACTIVITIES ARE EXEMPTED
FROM HEALTH SCREENING AND QUARANTINE. SPECIAL QUARANTINE MEASURES
APPLY FOR PASSENGERS FOR CULTURAL OR SPORT EVENTS. ANY OTHER

INDIVIDUAL EXEMPTION REQUIRES PRIOR PERMISSION. EVERYBODY ENTERING
HUNGARY MAY BE SUBJECT TO THE HEALTH SCREENING AND QUARANTINED.
FROM: 05 JAN 2021 23:00 TO: 19 JAN 2021 22:59 EST

Iceland - Closed with Restrictions - 01/11/2020

ICELAND


Last Updated:  01/11/2020
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 21, 2020
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Entry is allowed to following travelers:
    • Icelandic citizens.
    • EU/EEA and EFTA citizens as well as citizens of Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican City.
    • Close relatives of Icelandic or other EU/EEA or EFTA citizens or citizens of Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican city.
    • UK nationals (and their family members) benefiting from the BREXIT Separation Agreement who have a right of residence in Iceland prior to Jan 01, 2021.
    • Foreign citizens with a valid residence permit in Iceland or in any other EU/EEA/EFTA state, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino or Vatican city.
    • Close relatives of the above mentioned residence permit holders.
    • Foreign citizens with proven residence in and travelling from the following countries:
      • Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand.
  • Foreign nationals not listed above are allowed entry for essential travel purposes only under the following travel categories (no exemptions are made for the purpose of tourism):
    • Passengers in airport transit.
    • Employees in healthcare services and geriatric services.
    • Employees responsible for the transportation of goods and services.
    • Individuals needing international protection.
    • Individuals travelling because of an acute family incident.
    • Staff of diplomatic missions; and other representatives of foreign countries; international organisation staff and their guests who need to travel to the country due to the activities of these organisations; members of armed forces travelling to Iceland for duty; humanitarian aid workers; staff of civil protection; and family members of the aforementioned parties.
    • Students.
    • Persons who essentially need to travel to Iceland for business purposes or work of such a nature that it cannot be postponed or performed abroad; proof and declaration form are required.
  • Icelandic authorities do not grant any authorization before travelling to Iceland. Passengers need to bring the necessary documents confirming exemption from travel restrictions to submit at the border on arrival in Iceland. No exemptions other than those explicitly mentioned below will be granted and consequently all such requests will be rejected. The final decision on entry is made by border guards on arrival.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed; no PCR test needed for crew/pax for tech stops.
  • Crew rest is allowed for 48h without testing; PCR test is required for any longer stay.

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Passengers arriving in Iceland must submit two PCR screening tests separated by 5 days’ quarantine until the results of the second test are known. First screening test is done upon arrival in Iceland, foreign PCR tests are not accepted. Second screening test takes place at a health care services facility, available all over the country.
  • Exempted are:
    • Children born in or after 2005.
    • Transit passengers who do not leave the terminal facilities.
    • Persons certified by the Icelandic health authorities.
  • The fee for border screening is ISK 9,000 if this is paid in advance when pre-registering; if the screening fee is paid at the point of entry, it is ISK 11,000. No charge is taken for the second screening test.
  • Any passenger refusing the PCR test upon entry is required to self-quarantine for 14 days.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • January 21

 
 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • All foreign travelers entering Iceland are required to fill out a Public Health Passenger Locator form: https://visit.covid.is/
  • Passengers are recommended to download and use the COVID-19 app “Rakning C-19”. The app contains important information on COVID-19 and how to contact the health care service in Iceland: https://covid.is/app
  • Detailed information on passenger restrictions is available at: www.utl.is

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A0581/20

COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS ARE IN EFFECT FOR TRAVEL TO ICELAND.
AIRCRAFT OPERATORS CARRYING PASSENGERS TO ICELAND SHALL INFORM
PASSENGERS OF THE REQUIREMENT TO FILL OUT A PRE-REGISTRATION FORM ON
WWW.COVID.IS BEFORE ARRIVAL IN ICELAND.
REFER TO WWW.COVID.IS AND WWW.UTL.IS FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.
FROM: 20 OCT 2020 19:04 TO: 20 JAN 2021 23:59

Ireland - Open with Restrictions - 01/11/2021

IRELAND


Last Updated:  01/11/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through February 1, 2021
OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to land
US passengers: Allowed to enter
Quarantine: Business travelers exempted (proven work reasons)
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Passenger flights to Ireland from all airports from the United Kingdom are prohibited.
  • Exempted from the restriction are:
    • Cargo flights
    • Ambulance flights
    • Overflights
    • Technical stops
    • State flights
    • Ferry flights with own crew
    • Repatriation flights
    • Passenger flights having obtained a special permission from the Department of Transport
  • The Irish government continues to advise against all non-essential foreign travel.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • From January 9, all passengers arriving from the UNITED KINGDOM or SOUTH AFRICA are required to present a negative PCR test result not older than 72 hours upon arrival. Passengers who arrive in an Irish Airport without evidence of a negative test result will commit an offence and can be fined up to EUR 2,500 or can be subject to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 6 months or both.
  • Exempted from the above requirement are:
    • Passengers whose journey does not originate in either Great Britain or South Africa, but who transit through an airport or port in Great Britain as part of their journey to Ireland.
    • Passengers who arrive in Ireland solely for the purpose of travelling onwards to another state and do not leave the airport.
    • Crew members and other international transportation workers when traveling in the course of performing their duties.
  • All passengers entering Ireland from risk areas are requested to restrict movements and self-isolate for 14 days. This period of restricted movement can end with a negative PCR test result that has been taken a minimum of 5 days after arrival in Ireland.
  • The risk areas include the ‘orange’, ‘red’ and ‘grey’ countries as defined by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. The updated country information is available at https://www.ecdc.europa.eu/en/covid-19/situation-updates/weekly-maps-coordinated-restriction-free-movement.
  • Exempted are:
    • Crew members and other international transportation workers
    • Passengers traveling for an imperative business reason, only while carrying out that essential function
    • Passengers arriving for imperative family reasons, only while pursuing that imperative reason
  • Travelers are recommended to remain aware of the local lockdown measures or movement restrictions as changes can occur on a short notice. More information is available at: https://www.gov.ie/en/campaigns/c36c85-covid-19-coronavirus/.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • February 1

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS
B1154/20

COVID-19 INFORMATION:

IN THE INTEREST OF PUBLIC HEALTH, THE GOVERNMENT OF IRELAND REQUESTS
THAT OPERATORS OF AIRCRAFT ENSURE THAT ALL PERSONS ENTERING THE
STATE ARE AWARE OF THE LEGAL REQUIREMENT TO COMPLETE A COVID-19
PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM PRIOR TO ARRIVAL INTO IRELAND. OPERATORS HAVE
BEEN ASKED TO PROVIDE A LINK TO PASSENGERS IN ADVANCE SO THAT IT MAY
BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO THEIR JOURNEY COMMENCING AND TO ENSURE A
RECEIPT OF COMPLETION IS READY TO PRESENT ON ARRIVAL.
THE COVID-19 PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM CAN BE COMPLETED ONLINE AT
WWW.GOV.IE/LOCATORFORM. COMPLETED FORMS WILL BE CHECKED BY IRISH
AUTHORITIES ON ARRIVAL. PILOTS ARE REQUESTED TO MAKE AN ONBOARD
ANNOUNCEMENT TO REMIND PASSENGERS OF THIS MANDATORY REQUIREMENT TO
COMPLETE A COVID-19 PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM PRIOR TO ARRIVAL INTO
IRELAND.
FROM: 05 DEC 2020 16:53 TO: 16 JAN 2021 23:59 EST

B0021/21
COVID-19. REQUIREMENTS FOR PASSENGERS ORIGINATING FROM GREAT
BRITAIN AND SOUTH AFRICA.
DUE TO CONCERNS RELATING TO NEW STRAIN OF THE COVID-19 VIRUS IN
GREAT BRITAIN AND SOUTH AFRICA, FROM 00.01 ON 9 JANUARY 2021 UNTIL
FURTHER NOTICE AIR TRANSPORT OPERATORS ARE REQUESTED TO ENSURE WITH
REGARD TO PASSENGERS ORIGINATING FROM GREAT BRITAIN AND SOUTH AFRICA
AND TRAVELLING TO IRELAND, THAT:
1. WEBSITE INFORMATION WITH REGARD TO FLIGHTS MAKES IT CLEAR THAT
TRAVEL TO IRELAND BY THESE PASSENGERS CAN ONLY BE UNDERTAKEN IF THE
PASSENGER HAS EVIDENCE OF A NEGATIVE OR NOT DETECTED COVID-19 PCR
TEST OBTAINED WITHIN 72 HOURS OF DEPARTURE FROM GREAT BRITAIN OR
SOUTH AFRICA, (ADDITIONAL SELF-ISOLATION REQUIREMENTS AND LIMITED
EXEMPTIONS ARE SET OUT ON THE GOVERNMENTS WEBSITE
HTTPS://WWW.GOV.IE/EN/CAMPAIGNS/75D92-COVID-19-TRAVEL-ADVICE/).
2. REMINDER MESSAGES CONCERNING THIS INFORMATION ARE SENT TO THESE
PASSENGERS IN SUFFICIENT TIME BEFORE DEPARTURE FROM GREAT BRITAIN OR
SOUTH AFRICA.
3. AT BOARDING, PASSENGERS ARE INFORMED OF THE REQUIREMENT TO HAVE
EVIDENCE (EMAIL, TEXT OR DOCUMENT) OF A NEGATIVE OR NOT DETECTED
RESULT OF A COVID-19 PCR TEST OBTAINED WITHIN 72 HOURS OF DEPARTURE
FROM GREAT BRITAIN OR SOUTH AFRICA, WHICH THE PASSENGER WILL PRESENT
TO AN AIRLINE REPRESENTATIVE, AND.
4. THE PASSENGER IS INFORMED THAT IF THEY PROCEED TO TRAVEL

WITHOUT THIS EVIDENCE THEY MAY BE PROSECUTED UPON ENTERING THE
STATE, AN OFFENCE PUNISHABLE BY A FINE UP TO 2,500 EUROS OR UP TO 6
MONTHS IN PRISON OR BOTH, UNLESS THEY ARE AN EXEMPTED TRAVELLER AS
SET OUT ON THE GOVERNMENT WEBSITE
HTTPS://WWW.GOV.IE/EN/CAMPAIGNS/75D92-COVID-19-TRAVEL-ADVICE/(E.G.
ESSENTIAL TRANSPORT SUPPLY CHAIN WORKERS, LIMITED HUMANITARIAN
REASONS, TRANSIT, ETC.).
AIR TRANSPORT OPERATORS ARE NOT REQUIRED TO DENY BOARDING TO A
PASSENGER WHO DOES NOT HAVE, OR DOES NOT PRESENT, THE REQUIRED
EVIDENCE.
THE ABOVE ALSO APPLIES IN THE CASE OF THESE PASSENGERS TRAVELLING TO
IRELAND ON FLIGHT OPERATIONS FALLING UNDER SPECIFIC PERMISSIONS
OBTAINED FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT.
FROM: 07 JAN 2021 10:00 TO: 06 MAR 2021 23:59 EST

Isle of Man (UK)

ISLE OF MAN (UK)

Last Updated:  12/09/2020
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 05, 2020

CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Access to the Isle of Man remains restricted and requires a prior approval. Current Border restrictions require passengers travelling to the Isle of Man to register and to complete a Landing Form.  This should be done no more than 48 hours prior to travel. Detailed information and application forms are available at https://covid19.gov.im/general-information/application-forms-and-landing-forms/.
  • All aircraft must land at the Isle of Man Airport at Ronaldsway.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed; prior permission is required.
  • Crew rest is not allowed.

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Any person entering the island is required to self-isolate for 14 days, and this also applies to the whole household. It is a legal requirement to complete a mandatory period of self-isolation for the following persons:
    • Any Isle of Man Resident who has arrived on the Isle of Man and been given a Direction Notice requiring 14 days self-isolation. The Direction Notice extends to the whole household.
    • Any person (Isle of Man Resident or Visitor) who has received a positive COVID-19 test result and has received a Direction Notice to self-isolate for 14 days
    • Any close contact (including household members) of a COVID-19 positive individual who has been identified as a high risk contact by the Cabinet Office Contact Tracing Team and received a Direction Notice to self-isolate for 14 days
    • Any person arriving on the Isle of Man who has received an Entry Certificate which specifies self-isolation or modified self-isolation for a period set out in the certificate. This includes Key Workers, Compassionate or persons returning from receiving essential medical treatment in the UK etc.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-EVALUATED

  • January 05, 2020

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS
EGNS
C7415/20

COVID-19 FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS. ISLE OF MAN. ALL AIRCRAFT INTENDING
TO LAND ON THE ISLE OF MAN MUST DO SO AT THE ISLE OF MAN AIRPORT
DURING PUBLISHED AIRPORT OPENING HOURS TO COMPLETE PORT ARRIVALS
PROCESS PRIOR TO LANDING ELSEWHERE ON THE ISLAND. LANDING FEES ARE
WAIVED FOR ACFT DEPARTING TO AN ALTERNATIVE SITE WITHIN 1 HOUR.
FAILURE TO COMPLY MAY RESULT IN A FINE OR IMPRISONMENT. FOR INFO SEE
COVID19.GOV.IM/GENERAL-INFORMATION/PRIVATE-VESSELS-AND-AIRCRAFTS/ OR
PHONE +44 1624 687171
FROM: 25 OCT 2020 05:45 TO: 15 JAN 2021 20:45

Italy - Open with Restrictions - 01/07/2021

ITALY

Last Updated: 01/07/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 12, 2021

OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to land
US passengers: Allowed to enter for essential travel 
Quarantine: Business travelers exempted (proven work reasons)

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • All flights arriving from the UNITED KINGDOM are prohibited. 
    • Cargo, ambulance, ferry and state flights are exempted from the restriction. 
  • Following travel restrictions apply:
    • No restrictions for travel to/from EU/Schengen states with a low epidemiologic risk. 
    • Travel allowed with conditions to/from ANDORRA, AUSTRIA, BELGIUM, BULGARIA, CROATIA, CYPRUS, CZECH REPUBLIC, DENMARK, ESTONIA, FINLAND, FRANCE, GERMANY, GREECE, HUNGARY, ICELAND, IRELAND, LATVIA, LIECHTENSTEIN, LITHUANIA, LUXEMBURG, MALTA, MONACO, NETHERLANDS, NORWAY, POLAND, PORTUGAL, ROMANIA, SLOVAKIA, SLOVENIA, SPAIN, SWEDEN, SWITZERLAND, UNITED KINGDOM:
      • All persons who in the 14 days prior to their arrival in Italy have stayed or transited in such countries the following alternative measures apply must present a negative PCR test not older than 48 hours.
      • Self-quarantine for 14 days is mandatory. Exemptions are granted for persons on essential travel (see exemptions). 
      • All persons, even if asymptomatic, must immediately communicate their entry into the national territory to the competent local Health Authority
      • All persons, in the event of the onset of COVID-19 symptoms, must immediately self-isolate and inform the local Health Authority
    • Travel allowed with conditions to/from following Third Countries: AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, RWANDA, SOUTH KOREA, THAILAND, URUGUAY: 
      • Passengers have to perform a 14-day quarantine period in self isolation.
      • Exemptions are granted for persons on essential travel (see exemptions). 
    • Travel from/to other countries: Permitted for essential travel reasons only such as work, health or study, or absolute urgency etc. Travel for tourism is NOT allowed. Travellers must self-isolate for 14 days.
  • Exempted from the self-isolation requirements are the passengers arriving from ANDORRA, AUSTRALIA, AUSTRIA, BELGIUM, BULGARIA, CROATIA, CYPRUS, CZECH REPUBLIC, DENMARK, ESTONIA, FINLAND, FRANCE, GERMANY, GREECE, HUNGARY, ICELAND, IRELAND, JAPAN, LATVIA, LIECHTENSTEIN, LITHUANIA, LUXEMBURG, MALTA, MONACO, NETHERLANDS, NEW ZEALAND, NORWAY, POLAND, PORTUGAL, ROMANIA, RWANDA, SINGAPORE, SLOVAKIA, SLOVENIA, SOUTH KOREA, SPAIN, SWEDEN, SWITZERLAND, THAILAND, UNITED KINGDOM, URUGUAY for the following travel reasons:
    • Persons travelling to Italy for a short stay (up to 120 hours in total) for proven work, urgent or health reasons.
    • Crew members or any airline staff coming to Italy for work purposes (up to 120 hours).
    • Sanitary or Health personnel travelling to Italy for professional purposes.
    • Employees of companies with their main or secondary headquarters in Italy, returning to the country after travelling abroad, for work, for no more than 120 hours.
    • Officials and other servants of the European Union, international organisations, diplomatic missions and consulates, military, police and fire fighting personnel in the performance of their duties.
    • Students attending study programmes abroad and returning home at least once a week.
    • Transit passengers.
  • All passengers arriving into Italy from abroad must compile the attached self-certification module “SELF CERTIFICATION – PERSONS ARRIVING FROM ABROAD”. The Self Certification module must be in 2 copies, one for the passenger to present to local Authorities upon request, and one kept by the Carrier in case Authorities request it. 

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

 

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-EVALUATED

  • January 12, 2021

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Each passenger must fill out a self-certification form
  • All passengers entering by air transport must check the entry conditions on the Ministry of Health’s website www.salute.gov.it and/or Italian Civil Aviation Authority website www.enac.gov.it before the flight.
  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS

A5529/20
COVID-19: PASSENGERS RESTRICTIONS
ALL FLIGHTS ARRIVING/DEPARTING TO/FM ITALY MUST COMPLY WITH THE
REQUIREMENTS OF THE DECREE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE MINISTERIAL
COUNCIL OF 11 JUN AND 14 JUL 2020 WITH REFERENCE TO THE ACTIVATION
OF THE MEDICAL PROCEDURE AND TO IMPROVE APPROPRIATE INFECTION
PREVENTION AND CONTROL MEASURES IN CASE OF PRESENCE OF ONE OR MORE
PASSENGERS SUSPECTED TO BE AFFECTED BY SYNDROME ASSOCIATED WITH A
NOVEL CORONAVIRUS, SUCH AS, COUGH, BREATHING DIFFICULTIES, FEVER,
COLD, THE PILOT IN COMMAND OF THE FLIGHT, BEFORE TAKE FURTHER ACTION
SHOULD VERIFY PASSENGERS HEALTH AND ACCORDING TO THE INFORMATION
RECEIVED THE FLIGHT CAN BE CARRIED OUT AS FOLLOWS:
A. 'SURGICAL' MASK BECOMES MANDATORY BOTH FOR CREW AND PASSENGERS
B. IF NO SICK PASSENGER ON BOARD FLIGHT CAN PROCEED ACCORDING TO ITS
FLIGHT PLAN UNLESS DIFFERENT MEDICAL CARE FORCE THE PILOT TO DIVERT
TO THE FIRST AVAILABLE AIRPORT.
C. IF SICK PASSENGER REPORTED, IF THE PILOT IN COMMAND DECIDES TO
LAND TO ITALIAN TERRITORY, FOLLOWING ACTION SHALL BE TAKEN:
- DIVERT THE FLIGHT TO LIRF (ROMA/FIUMICINO) OR LIMC
(MILANO/MALPENSA), THE ONLY ITALIAN AERODROMES EQUIPPED TO HANDLE
PASSENGERS WITH SUSPECTED NOVEL CORONAVIRUS.
- AS SOON AS PRACTICABLE COMMUNICATE SUCH EVENT TO HIS OWN AIR
CARRIER OPERATIONS BASE, GIVING THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION (1 TO 8):
1) PRESENCE ON BOARD OF A DOCTOR (YES/NO). IF YES, DIAGNOSIS AND
ADMINISTERED THERAPY SHALL BE SPECIFIED
2) FEVER (YES/NO), MAXIMUM MEASURED BODY TEMPERATURE (CELSIUS OR
FAHRENHEIT)
3) ISOLATION OF THE SICK PASSENGER ON BOARD (YES/NO)
4) ADMINISTERED THERAPY: DRUG NAME AND QUANTITY
5) ANY CLINICAL DATA REPORTED BY THE SICK PASSENGER
6) BEGINNING OF SYMPTOMS (DATE/TIME UTC)
7) SEAT OCCUPIED ON BOARD THE AIRCRAFT BY THE SICK PASSENGER
8) PRESENCE ON BOARD OF CONTACTS OR PARTNERS OF THE SICK PASSENGER
(YES/NO) AND OCCUPIED SEAT(S).
THE AIR CARRIER OPERATIONS BASE SHALL THEN RELAY THE DATA RECEIVED
FROM THE PILOT TO FLW AD OPERATOR UNIT ACCORDING TO CHOSEN
DESTINATION AVBL AD:
- FIUMICINO +390665953022
- MALPENSA +390274862313
IN CASE OF UNAVALAIBILITY OR MISSING CONTACT WITH HIS OWN AIR CARRIER
OPERATIONS BASE, THE PILOT IN COMMAND SHALL INFORM THE ATS UNIT IN
RDO CTC ABOUT THE PRESENCE ON BOARD OF ONE OR MORE PASSENGERS WITH
SUSPECTED NOVEL CORONAVIRUS INFECTION, REQUIRING ACTIVATION
OF SANITARY EMERGENCY PLAN AND TRANSMIT THE ABOVE REQUESTED DATA.
FROM: 07 SEP 2020  13:56   TO: 30 SEP 2020  23:59 EST

A5530/20
COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS
ALL FLIGHTS ARRIVING/DEPARTING TO/FM ITALY MUST COMPLY WITH THE
REQUIREMENTS OF THE DECREE OF THE MINISTER OF INFRASTRUCTURES AND
TRANSPORT AND MINISTER OF HEALTH NUMBER 245 OF 14 JUN 2020.
ON FOLLOWING AIRPORTS:
LIBD, LIBP, LIBR, LICA, LICC, LICD, LICG, LICJ, LIEA, LIEE, LIEO,
LIMC, LIME, LIMJ, LIMF, LIML, LIMZ, LIMP, LIPE, LIPR, LIPY, LIPX,
LIPZ, LIRA, LIRN, LIRP, LIRF AND LIRQ COMMERCIAL FLIGHTS, COMMERCIAL
FLIGHTS ON DEMAND (AEROTAXI) AND GENERAL AVIATION FLIGHTS ARE
ALLOWED.
GENERAL AVIATION ACTIVITY AND COMMERCIAL AVIATION ACTIVITY ON DEMAND
(AEROTAXI) WITH AIRCRAFT HAVING MAXIMUM APPROVED CABIN CONFIGURATION
EQUAL OR LESS THAN 19 SEATS, CARGO FLIGHTS AND POSTAL SERVICE ARE
ALLOWED ON ALL REMAINING AIRPORTS, ACCORDING TO EACH LOCAL
REGULATION.
RMK: GENERAL AVIATION ACTIVITY AND A COMMERCIAL AVIATION FLIGHT
ON DEMAND ON LIRF (ROMA/FIUMICINO AD) IS NOT PERMITTED
FM 0401 TO 2059
FROM: 07 SEP 2020  14:01   TO: 30 SEP 2020  23:59 EST

A7696/20
COVID-19: RESTRICTIONS.
ENTRY AND TRANSIT IN THE NATIONAL TERRITORY IS REGULATED
AS PRESCRIBED WITH THE DECREES OF PRESIDENT OF COUNCIL MINISTER
OF 03/12/2020 (WWW.GOVERNO.IT) AND ALSO ACCORDING TO
ORDINANCES OF THE MINISTERY OF HEALTH.
MORE DETAILS ARE AVAILABLE ON THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH'S WEB SITE
(WWW.SALUTE.GOV.IT) IN THE SECTION COVID19, TRAVELLERS.
ALL FLIGHTS FROM/TO INTERNAL ITALIAN TERRITORY MUST COMPLY
ALSO WITH ENAC (ITALIAN CAA) DOCUMENTS NR 57190 OF 12 JUN 2020
AND NR 51694 OF 26 MAY 2020 BOTH AVAILABLE ON ENAC WEB SITE
(WWW.ENAC.GOV.IT) BEFORE FLIGHT
FROM: 04 DEC 2020  10:25   TO: 15 JAN 2021  23:59 EST

A0073/21
COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS
ACCORDING TO THE ORDINANCE OF THE MINISTERY OF HEALTH, ALL FLIGHTS
ARRIVING FM UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND
NORTHERN IRELAND ARE PROHIBITED TILL 11 JAN 2021.
EXEMPTED FROM THE RESTRICION ARE CARGO, AMBULANCE/HOSPITAL, FERRY AND
STATE FLIGHTS.
MORE DETAILS ARE AVAILABLE ON THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH'S WEB SITE
(WWW.SALUTE.GOV.IT) IN THE SECTION COVID19, TRAVELLERS AND ENAC
(ITALIAN CAA) WEB SITE (WWW.ENAC.GOV.IT).
FROM: 06 JAN 2021  20:23   TO: 11 JAN 2021  23:00

Jersey (UK)

JERSEY (UK)


Last Updated:  01/12/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through February 1, 2021
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Quarantine and PCR test requirements apply. See under Quarantine Requirements.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed.
  • Crew rest is allowed.

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Passengers are required to declare travel history for the 14 days prior minimum 48h prior their arrival in Jersey. Depending on the information provided, passengers may be required to self-isolate for up to 14 days on their arrival in Jersey.
  • Countries are risk assessed and categorised into three groups (green, amber, red) with an increasing level of self-isolation and testing requirements depending on risk level:
    • Green countries: PCR test on day of arrival (day 0) and day 5. Self-isolation until first negative test result.
    • Amber countries: PCR test on day of arrival (day 0) and day 5. Self-isolation until second negative test result.
    • Red countries: PCR test on day of arrival (day 0). Mandatory 14 day self-isolation.
  • The latest country information is available at
  • Flight crew is exempted from quarantine requirements.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • February 1

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS
EGJJ
C9481/20

COVID-19 INFORMATION
NON-SCHEDULED ARRIVALS FROM OUTSIDE JERSEY MUST SUBMIT A GENERAL
DECLARATION FORM PRIOR TO DEPARTURE VIA THE WEB LINK:
WWW.GOV.JE/TRAVEL/MARITIMEAVIATION/CIVILAVIATION/PAGES/PRIVATEPILOTS.
ASPX
ALL PERSONS TRAVELLING TO JERSEY MUST COMPLY WITH THE GOVERNMENT OF
JERSEY'S SAFER TRAVEL GUIDANCE AND ARE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE AN ONLINE
REGISTRATION FORM BEFORE DEPARTURE AND WITHIN 48 HOURS BEFORE ARRIVAL
IN JERSEY:
WWW.GOV.JE/HEALTH/CORONAVIRUS/TRAVEL/PAGES/CORONAVIRUSTRAVELADVICE.AS
PX
FROM: 24 DEC 2020 15:00 TO: 24 MAR 2021 21:00

EGJJ
C9640/20

COVID-19 INFORMATION:NON RESIDENT COMERCIAL AIRCREW AND FLIGHT
STAFF OPERATING FLIGHTS INTO JERSEY WITH OVERNIGHT STAY ARE EXCLUDED
TO PRE-REGISTER AND UNDERTAKE A POLYMERASE CHAIN REACTION TEST. SUCH
CREW ARE REQUIRED TO SELF-ISOLATE FOR THE PERIOD OF THEIR STAY IN
JERSEY.
FROM: 31 DEC 2020 06:51 TO: 31 JAN 2021 21:00

EGJJ
C0097/21

COVID-19: INFORMATION
AIRCREW OPERATING SCHEDULED ARRIVALS TO JERSEY ARE REQUESTED TO
BROADCAST AN INFLIGHT MESSAGE TO PASSENGERS AS FOLLOWS:
UNDER THE GOVERNMENT OF JERSEY'S COVID-19 SAFER TRAVEL POLICY, ALL
ARRIVING PASSENGERS MUST REGISTER FOR CONTACT TRACING PURPOSES. IN

ADDITION, ALL ARRIVING PASSENGERS MUST EITHER SELF-ISOLATE FOR 14
DAYS ON ARRIVAL OR TAKE PART IN THE SAFER TRAVEL TESTING PROGRAMME.
FURTHER DETAILS WILL BE PROVIDED ON YOUR ARRIVAL.
FROM: 04 JAN 2021 16:36 TO: 31 MAR 2021 21:00

Kosovo - Open with Restrictions - 12/10/2020

KOSOVO


Last Updated:  10/12/2020
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 1, 2020
OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to land
US passengers: Allowed entry
Quarantine: No quarantine with a PCR test not older than 72 hours
 
BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • No restrictions.
  • Quarantine requirements apply.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed;
  • Crew rest is allowed;

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • All foreign citizens arriving from high risk (red or orange) countries are required to present a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours. Updated country list is provided by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control and is available at https://www.ecdc.europa.eu/en/covid-19/situation-updates/weekly-maps-coordinated-restriction-free-movement.
  • Exempted from the PCR test requirement are:
    • Transit passengers entering Pristina airport and leaving within 3 hours
    • Foreign citizens with a temporary or permanent residence permit in Kosovo; however they are required to self-isolate for 7 days if no negative PCR test result is provided
    • Foreign diplomats and their family members
  • Any traveler entering Kosovo without a negative PCR test result, taken within the last 72 hours, is required to self-quarantine for 7 days.
  • Nationwide curfew applies and public movement is restricted between 7 pm and 5 am.
  • Travelers are recommended to remain aware of the local lockdown rules as changes can occur on a short notice.

 
DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • January 1

 
 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS
BKPR
A0501/20

COVID-19: PURSUANT TO THE DECISION OF THE GOVERNMENT OF REPUBLIC OF
KOSOVO, ALL FOREING CITIZENS ENTERING REPUBLIC OF KOSOVO, COMING FROM
HIGH RISK COUNTIES, ACCORDING TO THE OFFICIAL ECDC LIST (WHICH IS
UPDATED EVERY TWO WEEKS), MUST PROVIDE, NEGATIVE PCR TEST NOT OLDER
THAN 72 HOURS, WITH THE FOLLOWING EXCEPTIONS:
1.1. UPON ENTRY THROUGH ADEM JASHARI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT DO NOT NEED
TO HAVE A NEGATIVE CERTIFICATE OF THE RT-PCR TEST, GIVEN THAT FOREIGN
NATIONALS WILL ONLY PASS THROUGH THE TERRITORY OF RKS, AND PROVIDED
THAT AT THE ENTRANCE THEY WILL SIGN A STATEMENT THAT WITHIN 3 HOURS
THEY WILL LEAVE THE TERRITORY OF RKS?
1.2. UPON ENTRY AT THE LAND BORDER CROSSING POINTS, IN ORDER TO EXIT
THROUGH THE AIR POINTS, FROM THE ADEM JASHARI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT A
ND THE LAND POINTS DO NOT NEED TO HAVE A NEGATIVE CERTIFICATE OF THE
RT-PCR TEST BUT, FOREIGN CITIZENS ARE OBLIGED TO PRESENT THE PLANE TI
CKET AND SIGN A STATEMENT THAT WITHIN 3 HOURS THEY WILL LEAVE THE TER
RITORY OF RKS?
1.3. FOREIGN NATIONALS WHO HAVE A TEMPORARY OR PERMANENT RESIDENCE PE
RMIT IN THE RKS, UPON ENTERING THE RKS MUST SUBMIT A CERTIFICATE FOR
NEGATIVE RT-PCR TEST, MADE NO LATER THAN 72 HOURS BEFORE ENTERING THE
RKS?
1.3.1. IN CASE OF FAILURE TO SUBMIT THE PROOF FOR NEGATIVE TEST, FORE
IGN NATIONALS ARE OBLIGED TO SELF-ISOLATE FOR 7 DAYS?
1.4. FOREIGN DIPLOMATS WHO ARE ACCREDITED IN RKS AS WELL AS THEIR
FAMILIES, ARE NOT REQUIRED TO HAVE A CERTIFICATE FOR NEGATIVE RT-PCR
TEST?
1.5. FOREIGN NATIONALS WHO HAVE SET APPOINTMENTS FOR TREATMENT IN HEA

LTH INSTITUTIONS IN THE RKS, CAN ENTER IF THEY SUBMIT A CERTIFICATE F
OR A NEGATIVE TR-PCR TEST, MADE NO LATER THAN 72 HOURS BEFORE ENTERIN
G THE RKS AND THE CERTIFICATE FOR THE APPOINTMENT SET ISSUED BY THE H
OSPITAL?
1.6. HOLDERS OF PERSONAL DOCUMENTS ISSUED BY RKS BUT WITH RESIDENCE A
DDRESSES IN ANOTHER STATE, UPON ENTRY INTO RKS, MUST SUBMIT A CERTIFI
CATE FOR NEGATIVE RT-PCR TEST, MADE NO LATER THAN 72 HOURS BEFORE ENT
RY INTO RKS.
AIRCRAFT OPERATORS MUST ENSURE THAT CREW AND PASSENGERS COMPLY WITH T
HE MANUAL FOR PROTECTION AGAINST SPREAD OF COVID-19, ISSUED BY THE MI
NISTRY OF HEALTH OF REPUBLIC OF KOSOVO, RECOMMENDATIONS ISSUED BY THE
KOSOVO PUBLIC HEALTH INSTITUTE AND EASA COVID-19 AVIATION HEALTH SAF
ETY PROTOCOL, WHICH CAN BE FOUND ON HTTPS://MSH.RKS-GOV.NET/MANUALI-P
ER-MBROJTJE-NGA-PERHAPJA-E-VIRUSIT-COVID-19/.
FROM: 15 OCT 2020 15:04 TO: 31 DEC 2020 23:59

Latvia

LATVIA


Last Updated:  12/10/2020
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through December 14, 2020
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Scheduled international passenger flights are not accepted from the high risk EU/EEA countries: LUXEMBOURG, CROATIA, ANDORRA, LITHUANIA, SAN MARINO.
  • Flights from outside the EU/EEA countries are allowed from: SWITZERLAND, UNITED KINGDOM, AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, RWANDA, SINGAPORE, THAILAND, URUGUAY.
  • Flights from other Third Countries are subject to individual approval from the Ministry of Transport of Latvia.
  • Exempted are:
    • State aircraft and military transport
    • Passenger carriage (max 5 passengers) by private air transport and business flights
    • Passengers in transit
    • Specially organized carriage of workers for work duties
    • Repatriation flights
    • Aircraft crew
    • Technical flights
    • Foreign diplomats
    • Foreigners in fulfillment of the obligations of merchants, confirmed by the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Passengers arriving from countries where the coronavirus infection rate is 50 or higher are required to self-isolate for 10 days upon arrival. The country list is updated on a regular basis and is available at https://www.spkc.gov.lv/lv/valstu-saslimstibas-raditaji-ar-covid-19-0.
  • From December 5, only the travellers from the following low risk countries are free from quarantine requirements:
    • Vatican city
    • Japan South Korea, Rwanda, Singapore, New Zealand, Australia, Thailand
  • No PCR test requirement.
  • Latvia has announced the State of Emergency to last until January 11. Travelers are recommended to remain aware of the local restrictions as changes can occur on a short notice.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • December 14

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Passengers are required to complete a COVID-19 information form online prior arrival, available at www.covidpass.lv. When completing the form, the traveler will receive a QR code with the necessary information for confirmation of submission.
  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS
EVRA
A0042/21

COVID-19: RIGA AD EVRA ACCORDING TO REGULATIONS OF THE GOVERNMENT
OF LATVIA AS OF 08 JAN 2021 SCHEDULED INTERNATIONAL PASSENGER
FLIGHTS ARE NOT ACCEPTED FROM COVID-19 HIGH RISK EUROPEAN UNION AND
EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AREA COUNTRIES - CZECH REPUBLIC, LIECHTENSTEIN,
LITHUANIA, SAN MARINO AND SLOVENIA.
FLIGHTS FROM OUTSIDE EUROPEAN UNION AND EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AREA
COUNTRIES ALLOWED FROM - AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, RWANDA,
SINGAPORE, SOUTH KOREA, SWITZERLAND, THAILAND.
ALL OTHERS COUNTRIES ARE SUBJECT TO INDIVIDUAL APPROVAL FROM THE
MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT OF REPUBLIC OF LATVIA.
FROM: 10 JAN 2021 22:00 TO: 14 JAN 2021 21:59

A2851/20
BEFORE INTL FLT TO LATVIA CREW SHALL MAKE SURE THAT
PASSENGERS HAVE FILLED IN THE ELECTRONIC QUESTIONNAIRE
WWW.COVIDPASS.LV. THE PASSENGER (EXCEPT CHILDREN) SHALL DISPLAY THE

QR CODE ON AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE OR IN PRINTED FORM.
FROM: 29 DEC 2020 15:14 TO: 31 MAR 2021 20:59

Lithuania

LITHUANIA

Last Updated:  12/11/2020
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 01, 2021

CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • The entry of foreigners into Lithuania remains prohibited.
  • Exempted are the travelers under the following categories:
    • All citizens of the EU/EEA and United Kingdom
    • Foreigners with a permanent residence in the EU/EEA or United Kingdom
    • Foreigners with a permanent residence in Lithuania and the family members of a citizen of Lithuania.  
    • Residents of the Third Countries as per the EU recommendation: Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Uruguay and China (on reciprocity)
    • Persons serving in the military units of NATO and of NATO countries
    • Crew members
    • Health professionals
    • High-performance athletes, specialists of high-performance sports
    • Artists at a permission of the Minister for Culture of Lithuania
    • Journalists at a permission of the Minister for Culture of Lithuania
    • Other exceptional cases on the basis of an individual permission by the respective Minister and the entry approved by the Government

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed.
  • Crew rest is allowed.

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Travelers arriving from the affected countries (grey countries/regions) are required to present a negative PCR test not older than 48 hours or to self-quarantine for 10 days. Travelers presenting a negative test result should still refrain from social contacts and from visiting gathering places (events, shops, museums etc.) and follow the work-home routine for 10 days after arriving in Lithuania. 
  • The current map of the affected countries is available at https://koronastop.lrv.lt/en/self-isolation-is-mandatory-upon-arrival-from-covid-19-affected-countries-interactive-map
  • Exempted from the quarantine requirements are:
    • Workers exercising critical occupations, frontier and seasonal workers
    • Transport workers or transport service providers
    • Patients travelling for imperative medical reasons
    • Pupils, students and trainees who travel abroad on a daily basis
    • Persons travelling for imperative family or business reasons
    • Diplomats, staff of international organizations, military personnel, police officers
    • Humanitarian aid workers and civil protection personnel exercising their duties
    • Passengers in transit
    • Seafarers
    • Journalists performing their duties
    • High-performance athletes or high-performance sports specialists participating in international tournaments

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-EVALUATED

  • January 01, 2021

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS

A2838/20
COVID-19: PASSENGERS REQUIREMENTS
ALL PASSENGERS TRAVELING TO THE REPUBLIC OF LITHUANIA ON REGULAR, 
SPECIAL AND CHARTER FLIGHTS  MUST REGISTER WITH NVSC  BY FILLING
IN  THE  ELECTRONIC  FORM  HTTPS://KELEIVIAMS.NVSC.LT/EN/FORM IN
ADVANCE. DETAIL INFO PUBLISHED IN AIC 015/2020 AND  AVAILABLE ON 
WEBSITE: WWW.ANS.LT
FROM: 15 SEP 2020  00:00   TO: 31 DEC 2020  13:15 EST

Luxembourg - Closed with Restrictions - 01/08/2021

LUXEMBOURG


Last Updated:  01/08/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 31, 2021
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Entry is allowed for:
    • Citizens of EU/Schengen countries, United Kingdom, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican city.
    • Third Country nationals that are residents of: AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, RWANDA, SINGAPORE, SOUTH KOREA, THAILAND, URUGUAY, CHINA (on a reciprocity condition); proof of residence is required.
  • Ban on the entry of any other Third Country nationals is valid until 31 March 2021. Only essential travel is allowed under the following travel categories:
    • Third Country nationals holding a long-term resident status or a national long-term visa in a EU/Schengen state
    • Healthcare professionals
    • Cross border workers
    • Seasonal workers in agriculture
    • Transport personnel
    • Diplomats and staff of international organizations
    • Passengers in transit
    • Passengers traveling for imperative family reasons; special certificate must be requested from BPVL (Passport, Visa and Legalisation Office)
    • Seafarers
    • Students enrolled in local educational institutions; special certificate must be requested from BPVL (Passport, Visa and Legalisation Office)
    • Highly qualified third-country workers if work cannot be postponed or performed from abroad; special certificate must be requested from BPVL (Passport, Visa and Legalisation Office)

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed;
  • Crew rest is allowed;

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Third Country nationals must present a negative PCR test result not older than 72 hours prior boarding.
  • Exempted are:
    • Travelers from Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Uruguay and China (China on a reciprocity condition)
    • Crew members
    • Passengers in transit
  • No quarantine requirements.
  • Travelers are recommended to remain aware of the local lockdown rules and restrictions as changes can occur on a short notice.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • January 31

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Passengers are required to fill out a passenger locator form within 48 hours prior entering the country.
  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS

  • NIL – NO COVID-19 NOTAMS

Madeira - Open with Restrictions - 01/06/2021

MADEIRA (PORTUGAL)


Last Updated:  01/06/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 16, 2020
OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to land
US passengers: Allowed to enter for essential travel (e.g. business purposes with proof)
Quarantine: No - PCR test not older than 72 hours required
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Beginning December 21, 2020 ONLY Portuguese nationals and lawful residents and their family members with residency permits are authorized to enter Portugal on flights arriving from the United Kingdom. 
  • Flights from/to non-EU Member States are prohibited.
  • Exempted are:
    • Flights to/from Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland.
    • Flights to/from Australia, China, South Korea, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, Thailand, Uruguay, Hong Kong, Macau (residents of these countries are allowed entry provided that they arrive directly from these countries or have transited airside only in any other country).
    • Flights exclusively for essential travel:
      • Transiting or entry/exit Portugal by EU/Schengen citizens and their family members as well as Third Country nationals holding a legal residence in EU.
      • Third Country national travelling for professional, study, family reunion, health or humanitarian reasons.
  • Repatriation flights of Portuguese citizens or holders of a Portuguese residence permit.
  • Repatriation flights of foreign citizens promoted by competent authorities of their home states, subject to previous request and agreement and respect to reciprocity.
  • EMER, STATE, MIL, HOSP/MEDEVAC, Fire Fighting, Cargo/Mail, HUM, UN flights
  • Technical stopovers for non-commercial purposes (no passenger disembark)

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed; Passengers must stay on board the aircraft
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • All persons arriving to Madeira, to include U.S. citizens, are subject to one of the following:
  • Present a negative COVID-19 test in the last 72 hours, or submit to a test upon arrival and isolate until the results are received, or self-isolate for a 14-day period, or return to their point of departure.
  • If a traveler refuses to comply with the rules, the local Health Authority may determine mandatory confinement up to 14 days in a designated hotel at passenger’s expense.
  • Exempted from the above requirements are the passengers that can present:
    • medical certification stating having recovered from COVID-19 disease issued in the last 90 days
    • or a vaccination document stating having been vaccined and respected the period of activation of the immune system.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

January 16

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • All passengers are required to complete an online travel registration at https://madeirasafe.com/#/login
  • All travelers are required to use mask covering nose and mouth at the airport and in all public spaces in the island.
  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A4224/20

COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS
IN ACCORDANCE WITH PORTUGUESE GOVERNMENT INSTRUCTIONS AIMING TO
IMPROVE APPROPRIATE INFECTION PREVENTION AND SPREAD MITIGATION,
FLIGHTS FROM/TO NON-EUROPEAN UNION MEMBER STATES ARE PROHIBITED TO
LAND AT/DEPART FROM PORTUGUESE AERODROMES.
EXEMPTED FLIGHTS ARE:
1) FLIGHTS FROM/TO LIECHTENSTEIN, NORWAY, ICELAND, SWITZERLAND.
2) FLIGHTS FROM/TO AUSTRALIA, CHINA, REPUBLIC OF KOREA, JAPAN, NEW
ZEALAND, RWANDA, SINGAPORE, THAILAND, URUGUAY, HONG KONG AND MACAU,
INCLUDING ALSO THE ENTRY INTO PORTUGAL OF RESIDENTS OF THESE
COUNTRIES AND SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGIONS WHENEVER THEY HAVE ONLY
CARRIED OUT INTERNATIONAL TRANSITS OR TRANSFERS AT AIRPORTS LOCATED

IN COUNTRIES THAT ARE NOT INCLUDED IN THIS LIST.
3) FLIGHTS EXCLUSIVELY FOR ESSENTIAL TRAVEL.
IT IS CONSIDERED AS ESSENTIAL TRAVEL THE TRANSITING OR ENTRY AND
EXIT FROM PORTUGAL OF NATIONAL EUROPEAN UNION CITIZENS, NATIONALS OF
STATES ASSOCIATED WITH THE EUROPEAN SCHENGEN AGREEMENT AND MEMBERS
OF THEIR FAMILIES, PURSUANT TO DIRECTIVE 2004/38/EC OF THE EUROPEAN
PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL, AND THIRD-COUNTRY NATIONALS WITH
LEGAL RESIDENCE IN A EUROPEAN UNION MEMBER STATE, OR, THIRD-COUNTRY
NATIONALS TRAVELLING FOR PROFESSIONAL, STUDY, FAMILY REUNION, HEALTH
OR HUMANITARIAN REASONS.
4) REPATRIATION FLIGHTS OF NATIONAL CITIZENS OR HOLDERS OF A
PORTUGUESE RESIDENCE PERMIT.
5) REPATRIATION FLIGHTS OF FOREIGN CITIZENS PROMOTED BY THE
COMPETENT AUTHORITIES OF THEIR HOME STATES AND SUBJECT TO PREVIOUS
REQUEST AND AGREEMENT, WITH RESPECT TO RECIPROCITY PRINCIPLES.
6) EMERG, STATE, MIL, HOSP/MEDEVAC, FIRE FIGHTING, CARGO/MAIL, HUM,
UNITED NATIONS, TECHNICAL STOPOVERS FOR NON-COMMERCIAL PURPOSES,
TECHNICAL LDG WHERE PAX DO NOT DISEMBARK.
ENR ATS IS NORMAL AND AIR OPERATORS ARE ABLE TO FILE PORTUGUESE AD
AS ALTN IN FPL.
FROM: 01 JAN 2021 00:00 TO: 15 JAN 2021 23:59
A4225/20
COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS
IN ACCORDANCE WITH PORTUGUESE GOVERNMENT INSTRUCTIONS AIMING TO
IMPROVE APPROPRIATE INFECTION PREVENTION AND SPREAD MITIGATION, ALL
BOARDING PASSENGERS EXCLUSIVELY FOR ESSENTIAL TRAVEL FROM/TO NON-EU
AND NON SCHENGEN AGREEMENT COUNTRIES, SHALL HOLD A NEGATIVE COVID-19
RT-PCR TEST, DONE WITHIN 72 HOURS BEFORE DEPARTURE, WITHOUT WHICH
WILL NOT BE PERMITTED TO BOARD.
EXEMPTIONS:
1) CHILDREN UNDER 24 MONTHS OF AGE.
2) TRANSIT PASSENGERS WHO DO NOT HAVE TO ABANDON AIRPORT FACILITIES.
3) NATIONAL CITIZENS AND FOREIGN CITIZENS AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS
WITH LEGAL RESIDENCE IN NATIONAL TERRITORY AND DIPLOMATIC PERSONNEL
PLACED IN PORTUGAL, ON FLIGHTS EXCLUSIVELY FOR ESSENTIAL TRAVEL,
REPATRIATION FLIGHTS OF NATIONAL CITIZENS OR HOLDERS OF A PORTUGUESE
RESIDENCE PERMIT, HUMANITARIAN OR REPATRIATION FLIGHTS OF FOREIGN
CITIZENS PROMOTED BY THE COMPETENT AUTHORITIES OF THEIR HOME STATES
AND SUBJECT TO PREVIOUS REQUEST AND AGREEMENT, WITH RESPECT TO
RECIPROCITY PRINCIPLES, IN VIOLATION OF THE DUTY TO PROVIDE PROOF OF
LABORATORY TESTING FOR SCREENING FOR SARS-COV-2 INFECTION WITH A
NEGATIVE RESULT, WILL BE IMMEDIATELY FORWARDED TO THE COMPETENT
AUTHORITIES TO CARRY OUT THE TEST AT THEIR OWN EXPENSES, EXCEPT IF

THEY IMMEDIATELY PROCEED TO OTHER NATIONAL AIRPORTS WHERE CONTROL
AND TEST IS MANDATORY, AT ARRIVAL.
FROM: 01 JAN 2021 00:00 TO: 15 JAN 2021 23:59
LPMA
A0042/21
COVID-19: MADEIRA - LPMA
DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC AND BY DECISION OF MADEIRA REGIONAL
GOVERNMENT, ALL PASSENGERS AND CREW DISEMBARKING MADEIRA REGION
AIRPORTS SHALL:
1) PROVIDE AT THEIR ARRIVAL A NEGATIVE COVID-19 PCR TEST DONE WITHIN
72HR PRIOR FLIGHT SCHEDULE, OR
2) BE SUBJECT TO A SARS-COV-2 PCR TEST UNDER LOCAL HEALTH AUTHORITY
SUPERVISION, OR
3) BE SUBJECT TO MANDATORY CONFINEMENT UP TO 14 DAYS, OR
4) RETURN TO ORIGIN OR TO ANY OTHER DESTINATION OUTSIDE THE
TERRITORY OF THE AUTONOMOUS REGION OF MADEIRA, COMPLYING, UNTIL
DEPARTURE, ISOLATION AT HOME OR PLACE IN WHICH YOU ARE HOSTED.
5) CHILDREN UP TO ELEVEN YEARS AND RESIDENTS AT MADEIRA OR PORTO
SANTO IN INTER-ISLAND FLIGHTS MAY BE EXEMPTED FROM THE SITUATIONS
STATED AT 1), 2), 3) AND 4).
6) PASSENGERS HOLDING A MEDICAL DOCUMENT CERTIFYING THAT RECOVERED
FROM COVID-19 DISEASE AT THE TIME OF LANDING IN THE TERRITORY OF THE
AUTONOMOUS REGION OF MADEIRA, ISSUED IN THE LAST 90 DAYS, OR
DOCUMENT CERTIFYING THAT THE OLDER HAS BEEN VACCINATED AGAINST
COVID-19, ACCORDING TO RECOMMENDED PLAN AND RESPECTED THE PERIOD OF
ACTIVATION OF THE IMMUNE SYSTEM PROVIDED IN THE SUMMARY PRODUCT
CHARACTERISTICS (SMPC), ARE EXEMPTED FROM THE SITUATIONS STATED AT
1), 2), 3) AND 4).
7) IF A TRAVELER REFUSES TO VOLUNTARILY COMPLY WITH ESTABLISHED
RULES, LOCAL HEALTH AUTHORITIES MAY DETERMINE MANDATORY CONFINEMENT,
UP TO FOURTEEN DAYS, IN A DESIGNATED HOTEL AT PASSENGER EXPENSES.
8) IF DEPARTED FROM THE UNITED KINGDOM, AND DO NOT HAVE A SCREENING
TEST FOR SARS-COV-2, WITH NEGATIVE RESULT, SHALL BE SUBJECT TO A
SARS-COV-2 PCR TEST, AND REMAIN IN MANDATORY CONFINEMENT AT A HOTEL
DETERMINED BY MADEIRA REGIONAL GOVERNMENT WHILE WAITING FOR THE
TEST RESULT.
9) IN THE AUTONOMOUS REGION OF MADEIRA, THE USE OF A DISEASE
PROTECTION MASK IS MANDATORY.
10) IT IS RECOMMENDED TO COMPLETE THE EPIDEMIOLOGICAL INQUIRY,
AVAILABLE ON-LINE, AT MADEIRA TRAVELER REGISTRATION HEALTH
AUTHORITIES WEBSITE, WITHIN 12 TO 48 HOURS PRIOR TO DEPARTURE TO
MADEIRA OR PORTO SANTO.
FROM: 05 JAN 2021 19:10 TO: 07 JAN 2021 23:59

Malta - Closed with Restrictions - 01/07/2021

MALTA


Last Updated:  01/07/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 15, 2021
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Travel ban for persons to/from Malta and to/from all countries remains in force.
  • Persons arriving from following countries are exempted from the travel ban provided that they have not been in any other country not listed below within the last 14 days prior arrival:
    • AUSTRIA, AUSTRIA, CYPRUS, CZECH REPUBLIC, DENMARK, ESTONIA, FINLAND, HUNGARY, ICELAND, IRELAND, GERMANY, LATVIA, LITHUANIA, LUXEMBOURG, NORWAY, ITALY, FRANCE, SLOVAKIA, SWITZERLAND, GREECE, CROATIA, SPAIN, POLAND, BELGIUM, BULGARIA, NETHERLANDS, CANADA, AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND, SOUTH KOREA, ANDORRA, MONACO, SAN MARINO, CHINA, VATICAN CITY,RWANDA, URUGUAY, SLOVENIA, JAPAN, MOROCCO, THAILAND, TUNISIA, PORTUGAL, ROMANIA, LEBANON, INDONESIA, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, TURKEY, JORDAN, LIECHTENSTEIN AND SWEDEN
  • Cargo, ferry, humanitarian and repatriation flights exempted from the travel ban.
  • Other exemption may be granted on a case by case basis where such travel is deemed necessary or essential.
  • Prior approval from the CAA is required prior any operation into Malta.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed upon prior permission from CAA.
  • Crew rest is allowed upon prior permission from CAA.

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • No quarantine is required for travelers entering from the safe-corridor countries (where they have been for at least 14 last days):
    • Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Monaco, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Vatican City.
  • Any traveler entering Malta from non-safe-corridor countries is required to self-quarantine at the accommodation for 14 days.
  • Negative PCR test not older than 72 hours is required for passengers arriving from the ‘Amber’ countries. The updated country list is available at

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • January 15 

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • All travelers, crew members and operating personnel arriving in Malta by aircraft, must fill in the Public Health Passenger Locator form & Travel Declaration form.
  • Detailed travel information is available at https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A1314/20

COVID-19 -THE SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH HEREBY EXTENDS THE
ORDER OF A TRAVEL BAN ON PERSONS TO MALTA AND FROM MALTA TO AND FROM
ALL COUNTRIES.
PROVIDED THAT CARGO FLIGHTS, FERRY FLIGHTS, HUMANITARIAN FLIGHTS,
AND REPATRIATION FLIGHTS SHALL BE EXEMPT FROM THIS ORDER.
PROVIDED THAT PERSONS ARRIVING FROM AUSTRIA, CYPRUS, CZECH REPUBLIC,
DENMARK, ESTONIA, FINLAND, HUNGARY, ICELAND, IRELAND, GERMANY,
LATVIA, LITHUANIA, LUXEMBOURG, NORWAY, ITALY, FRANCE, SLOVAKIA,
SWITZERLAND, GREECE, CROATIA, SPAIN, POLAND, BELGIUM, BULGARIA,
NETHERLANDS, CANADA, AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND, SOUTH KOREA, ANDORRA,
MONACO, SAN MARINO, CHINA, VATICAN CITY,RWANDA, URUGUAY, SLOVENIA,
JAPAN, MOROCCO, THAILAND, TUNISIA, PORTUGAL, ROMANIA, LEBANON,
INDONESIA, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, TURKEY, JORDAN, LIECHTENSTEIN AND
SWEDEN SHALL BE EXEMPT FROM THIS ORDER PROVIDED THAT THEY HAVE NOT
BEEN IN ANY COUNTRY NOT IN THE ABOVE LIST IN THE 14 DAYS PRIOR TO
THEIR ARRIVAL IN MALTA.

THE SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH MAY GRANT AN EXEMPTION FOR
PERSONS TO TRAVEL TO AND FROM COUNTRIES NOT ON THE LIST WHERE SUCH
TRAVEL IS DEEMED NECESSARY OR ESSENTIAL
OPERATORS SHALL OBTAIN PRIOR APPROVAL FROM THE MALTA CIVIL AVIATION
DIRECTORATE BEFORE ANY OPERATIONS.
FROM: 30 DEC 2020 09:04 TO: 14 JAN 2021 23:59

Moldova

MOLDOVA


Last Updated:  12/10/2020
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 10, 2020
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Foreigners arriving from low risk areas (green zones) are allowed to enter Moldova.
  • Foreign citizens arriving from high risk areas (red zones, e.g USA) are not permitted entry. The list of the high risk areas is updated every 2 weeks and is available at:
  • Exempted are:
    • Immediate family members of Moldovan citizens
    • Persons holding a residence permit or a long-term visa, and their family members
    • Persons traveling for a professional reason in possession of a visa, residence permit or other document issued by a legal person resident in Moldova
    • Foreign students studying in Moldova
    • Foreign citizens working as teachers in Moldova
    • Staff of diplomatic missions, international organizations or humanitarian aid, and their family members.
    • Passengers in transit
    • Persons traveling for health or for humanitarian reasons
    • Crew members and aircraft personnel

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • No quarantine is required for travelers arriving from low risk areas (green zones).
  • Travelers that are permitted the entry arriving from high risk areas (red zones) are required to fill out an epidemiological card and a declaration of self-quarantine of 14 days. The list of the high risk areas is updated every 2 weeks and is available at:
  • Exempted from this regulation are the crew members and service personnel of aircraft that do not have any symptoms.
  • No PCR test requirements.
  • Moldova has issued a national State of Public Health Emergency effective until January 15, 2021. Travelers are recommended to remain aware of the local lockdown restrictions as changes can occur on a short notice.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • January 10

 
 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Passengers are required to fill out a Passenger Locator Form

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A0378/20

COVID-19: FLIGHT/PASSENGERS RESTRICTIONS AND CREW/PASSENGERS
REQUIREMENTS. SEE AIP SUP 001/2020.
FROM: 30 NOV 2020 13:07 TO: 24 FEB 2021 23:59 EST

Montenegro - Open with Restrictions - 01/13/2021

MONTENEGRO


Last Updated:  01/13/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through February 1, 2020
OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to land
US passengers: Allowed to enter; PCR test not older than 72 hours is required
Quarantine: Exempted with a negative PCR test result
 

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • No flight restrictions. PCR test and quarantine requirements apply.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Citizens of Montenegro and foreigners with a permanent or temporary residence are required to present a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours upon entry for any stay outside of the country for more than 48 hours.
  • Foreign citizens are required to present a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours upon entry.
  • A mandatory 14-day self-isolation is required for all persons not holding a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours upon arrival.
  • A nationwide curfew is in effect from 10 pm to 5 am. Travelers are recommended to remain aware of the local lockdown rules and restrictions as changes can occur on a short notice.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • February 1

 
 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS

  • NIL. No COVID-19 NOTAMs.

 

Netherlands - Open with Restrictions - 01/12/2021

NETHERLANDS


Last Updated:  01/11/2020
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 20, 2020
OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to land
US passengers: Allowed for essential travel only
Quarantine: Business travelers exempted with a PCR test not older than 72 hours
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • General aviation flights are currently restricted (with the exception of police, HEL emergency and SAR flights):
    • GA Flights with household members are allowed.
    • Non-commercial GA flights with a maximum of 2 non-household passengers are allowed.
    • Commercial GA flights are allowed when the main purpose is transporting people to a different location and cannot be considered a leisure flight.
    • Instruction, examination, proficiency and training flights are prohibited (solo training flights are exempted).
    • Tandem activities (powered paragliding, parachute, hanggliding) are prohibited.
  • Entry into Netherlands is allowed for the citizens of the following countries:
    • EU/Schengen states
    • Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand
  • Travel from any other Third Country is allowed for essential purposes only within the following travel categories:
    • Healthcare & elderly care professionals, health researchers
    • Frontier workers
    • Transport personnel
    • Staff of diplomatic missions and international organizations
    • Military personnel and humanitarian aid workers on duty
    • Passengers in transit
    • Passengers traveling for imperative family reasons
    • Seafarers
    • Elite athletes and their support staff
    • Business traveler; proof and invitation letter required. Full conditions are available at
  • https://www.government.nl/topics/coronavirus-covid-19/tackling-new-coronavirus-in-the-netherlands/travel-and-holidays/visiting-the-netherlands-exemptions-to-the-entry-ban under ‘Exemptions in the interests of the Dutch economy and society’

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • January 20

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • General Aviation flights are required to:
    • Disinfect cabin, seats and instruments
    • Register and identify passengers
    • Complete a Health Declaration for all passengers
    • Have the passengers to use a mandatory face mask
    • Perform a health check for all persons on board prior boarding
  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A2976/20

COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS
IN ACCORDANCE WITH COVID-19 MEASURES BASED ON THE CURRENT COVID-19
REGULATIONS (TIJDELIJKE REGELING MAATREGELEN COVID-19) GENERAL
AVIATION FLIGHTS ARE CURRENTLY RESTRICTED:
1. GENERAL AVIATION FLIGHTS WITH HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS ARE ALLOWED.
2. NON COMMERCIAL GENERAL AVIATION FLIGHTS ARE ALLOWED WITH A
MAXIMUM OF TWO PASSENGERS (NON HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS) IN ADDITION TO THE
PILOT.
3. COMMERCIAL GENERAL AVIATION FLIGHTS WITH THE MAIN PURPOSE OF
TRANSPORTING PEOPLE ARE ALLOWED WHEN THE SOLE PURPOSE OF THE FLIGHT
IS TO TRAVEL TO A DIFFERENT LOCATION AND IT CAN NOT BE CONSIDERED A
LEISURE FLIGHT.
4. INSTRUCTION, EXAMINATION, PROFICIENCY AND TRAINING FLIGHTS ARE
PROHIBITED. SOLO TRAINING FLIGHTS EXEMPTED.
5. THE FOLLOWING TANDEM ACTIVITIES ARE PROHIBITED:
- (POWERED) PARAGLIDING.
- PARACHUTE FLIGHT.
- HANGGLIDING.
ALL CURRENTLY ALLOWED FLIGHTS SHOULD ADHERE TO THE FOLLOWING
CONDITIONS:
1. DISINFECT CABIN, SEATS AND INSTRUMENTS.
2. REGISTRATION AND IDENTIFICATION OF PASSENGERS.
3. ALL PASSENGERS ARE REQUIRED TO USE A MANDATORY NON MEDICAL FACE
MASK FROM BEFORE BOARDING UNTIL AFTER DISEMBARKING.
4. BEFORE BOARDING, A HEALTH CHECK OF ALL POB SHALL BE PERFORMED BY
CREW BASED ON THE RIVM GUIDELINES:
HTTPS://WWW.RIVM.NL/CORONAVIRUS-COVID-19/ADVIEZEN-WERK-VRIJE-TIJD/GEN
ERIEK-KADER-CORONAMAATREGELEN
5. COMPANIES SHALL ADHERE TO COMPANY SPECIFIC PROTOCOL.
NOTE:
POLICE, HEL EMERGENCY SERVICES AND SAR FLIGHTS ARE EXEMPTED.
FROM: 22 DEC 2020 15:07 TO: 19 JAN 2021 22:59

A0032/21

ALL PASSENGERS FROM COUNTRIES OUTSIDE THE EUROPEAN UNION AND
SCHENGEN AREA, TRAVELLING TO THE NETHERLANDS ARE REQUIRED TO PRESENT
A VALID COVID-19 PCR TEST DECLARATION AND TEST RESULT. FOR MORE
DETAILS, PLEASE REFER TO:
HTTPS://WWW.GOVERNMENT.NL/TOPICS/CORONAVIRUS-COVID-19/TACKLING-NEW-CO
RONAVIRUS-IN-THE-NETHERLANDS/TRAVEL-AND-HOLIDAYS/PEOPLE-ARRIVING-FROM
-OUTSIDE-EU-SCHENGEN.
BEFORE BOARDING AIRLINES SHALL, VERIFY THAT PASSENGERS ARE IN
POSSESSION OF A VALID NEGATIVE COVID-19 PCR TEST, NOT OLDER THAN 72
HOURS UPON EXPECTED ARRIVAL IN THE NETHERLANDS. PASSENGERS WHO ARE
NOT ABLE TO PRESENT A VALID PCR TEST DECLARATION AND TEST RESULT,
WILL BE REFUSED ON THE FLIGHT TO A DUTCH AIRPORT.
EXEMPTIONS:
THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES OF TRAVELLERS ARE EXEMPTED:
I. PASSENGERS UNDER THE AGE OF 13 YEARS, II. PEOPLE ARRIVING FROM
COUNTRIES ON THE EU LIST OF SAFE COUNTRIES (PLEASE REFER TO:
HTTPS://WWW.GOVERNMENT.NL/TOPICS/CORONAVIRUS-COVID-19/TACKLING-NEW-CO
RONAVIRUS-IN-THE-NETHERLANDS/TRAVEL-AND-HOLIDAYS/EU-LIST-OF-SAFE-COUN
TRIES), III. CROSS-BORDER COMMUTERS (INCLUDING STUDENTS AND SCHOOL
CHILDREN), IV. HOLDERS OF A DIPLOMATIC IDENTITY CARD ISSUED BY THE
DUTCH MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, V. HOLDERS OF NON-DUTCH
DIPLOMATIC PASSPORTS, VI. HOLDERS OF DUTCH DIPLOMATIC PASSPORTS, IF
THEY ARE TRAVELLING AS PART OF THEIR JOB, IN ORDER TO PERFORM THEIR
JOB OR AFTER PERFORMING THEIR JOB, VII. HEADS OF STATE AND MEMBERS
OF FOREIGN GOVERNMENTS, VIII. INDIVIDUALS WHO WORK IN THE GOODS
TRANSPORT SECTOR, AND OTHER TRANSPORTATION PERSONNEL IN SO FAR AS
NECESSARY. THIS INCLUDES LORRY DRIVERS AND INDIVIDUALS WHO WORK ON
CONTAINER SHIPS, BULK CARRIERS (E.G. OF ORE AND COAL), TANKERS (FUEL
AND CHEMICALS) AND FISHING VESSELS. IT ALSO INCLUDES INDIVIDUALS WHO
WORK IN THE ENERGY SECTOR, INCLUDING OIL AND GAS PLATFORMS AND
OFFSHORE WIND FARMS, OFFSHORE COMPANIES THAT PROVIDE SERVICES TO
THIS SECTOR, AND AIR, CRUISE-SHIP AND FERRY CREW MEMBERS IF THEY ARE
TRAVELLING IN ORDER TO PERFORM THEIR JOB, IX. SEAFARERS WHO POSSESS
A SEAMAN RECORD BOOK IF THEY ARE TRAVELLING AS PART OF THEIR JOB, IN
ORDER TO PERFORM WORK OR AFTER PERFORMING WORK. THIS EXEMPTION DOES
NOT APPLY TO SEAFARERS ON COMMERCIAL YACHTS AND PLEASURE CRAFT, X.
PASSENGERS ON FLIGHTS WHICH DO NOT HAVE A DUTCH AIRPORT AS THEIR
DESTINATION, BUT ARE DIVERTED TO A DUTCH AIRPORT DUE TO UNFORESEEN
CIRCUMSTANCES, XI. PASSENGERS WITH A NATO TRAVEL ORDER OR A NATO-2
VISUM.
QUARANTINE:
TRAVELLERS ARRIVING IN THE NETHERLANDS FROM CERTAIN COUNTRIES AND
REGIONS SHOULD SELF-QUARANTINE FOR 10 DAYS. EVEN IF THEIR STAY IS
LESS THAN 10 DAYS AND THEY DO NOT HAVE ANY SYMPTOMS OR HAVE TESTED

NEGATIVE FOR COVID-19. ONCE IN THE NETHERLANDS, THEY SHOULD
SELF-QUARANTINE. FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE REFER TO:
HTTPS://WWW.GOVERNMENT.NL/TOPICS/CORONAVIRUS-COVID-19/TACKLING-NEW-CO
RONAVIRUS-IN-THE-NETHERLANDS/TRAVEL-AND-HOLIDAYS/SELF-QUARANTINE.
HEALTH DECLARATION:
FOR ALL PASSENGERS AGED 13 YEARS OR OLDER TRAVELLING TO AND FROM THE
NETHERLANDS, A HEALTH DECLARATION IS MANDATORY BEFORE BOARDING.
ENTRY BAN:
ALL NON-SCHENGEN NATIONALS AND NON-EU NATIONALS ARE PROHIBITED TO
ENTER THE NETHERLANDS BY ORDER OF THE MINISTRY OF JUSTICE AND
SECURITY.
EXEMPTED FROM THE TRAVEL RESTRICTION ARE RESIDENTS FROM AUSTRALIA,
JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, RWANDA, SINGAPORE, SOUTH-KOREA, THAILAND AND
CHINA (ONLY IF CHINA LIFTS ENTRY RESTRICTIONS ON EUROPEAN
TRAVELLERS).
EXEMPTIONS ON ENTRY BAN:
THE FOLLOWING SPECIFIC CATEGORIES OF TRAVELLERS WITH AN ESSENTIAL
FUNCTION OR NEED FROM NON-SCHENGEN/NON-EU COUNTRIES NOT
LISTED ABOVE ARE EXEMPTED:
I. HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS, HEALTH RESEARCHERS, AND ELDERLY CARE
PROFESSIONALS, II. FRONTIER WORKERS, III. TRANSPORT PERSONNEL, IV.
DIPLOMATS, STAFF OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATIONS AND PEOPLE INVITED
BY INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATIONS WHOSE PHYSICAL PRESENCE IS REQUIRED
FOR THE WELL-FUNCTIONING OF THESE ORGANISATIONS, MILITARY PERSONNEL
AND HUMANITARIAN AID WORKERS AND CIVIL PROTECTION PERSONNEL IN THE
EXERCISE OF THEIR FUNCTIONS, V. PASSENGERS IN TRANSIT, VI.
PASSENGERS TRAVELLING FOR IMPERATIVE FAMILY REASONS, VII. SEAFARERS,
VIII. PERSONS IN NEED OF INTERNATIONAL PROTECTION OR FOR OTHER
HUMANITARIAN REASONS, IX. PERSONS ON BOARD OF A STATE FLIGHT, X.
PERSONS IN THE INTEREST OF THE DUTCH ECONOMY AND SOCIETY, XI. ELITE
ATHLETES AND THEIR SUPPORT STAFF, XII. PROFESSIONALS IN THE CULTURAL
AND CREATIVE SECTORS, JOURNALISTS AND RESEARCHERS. XIII. PARTNERS IN
A LONG-DISTANCE RELATIONSHIP. FOR CONDITIONS OF X. TO XIII, REFER
TO:HTTPS://WWW.GOVERNMENT.NL/TOPICS/CORONAVIRUS-COVID-19/TACKLING-NEW
-CORONAVIRUS-IN-THE-NETHERLANDS/TRAVEL-AND-HOLIDAYS/VISITING-THE-NETH
ERLANDS-EXEMPTIONS-TO-THE-ENTRY-BAN.
THE TEMPORARY TRAVEL RESTRICTION IS APPLICABLE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE,
REGARDLESS OF THE INDICATED ENDING TIME OF THIS NOTAM. ANY POSSIBLE
CHANGE OF THIS PERIOD SHALL BE ASSESSED DEPENDING ON FURTHER
DEVELOPMENTS.
FROM: 07 JAN 2021 16:55 TO: 01 FEB 2021 23:00 EST

Northern Macedonia - Open NO Restrictions - 12/10/2020

NORTH MACEDONIA

Last Updated: 12/10/2020
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 10, 2021

OPEN 
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • No restrictions.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed;
  • Crew rest is allowed;

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • No quarantine.
  • No PCR test requirement.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-EVALUATED

  • January 10, 2021

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Health screening measures are in place at Skopje International Airport.

 

LATEST NOTAMS

  • NIL. No Covid-19 related NOTAMs.

Norway

NORWAY

Last Updated:  01/11/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 25, 2021
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Norwegian Authorities advise to avoid all unnecessary international travel.
  • Travel from Third Countries remains strictly restricted; only essential travel for special reasons is allowed; proof and prior permission is required.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical Refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed; quarantine requirements apply

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • All travelers arriving from the UNITED KINGDOM must be tested no later than one day after arrival. Everyone must take a follow-up test no earlier than 7 days after arrival and the results must be available before the quarantine ends after no earlier than 10 days. This requirement applies to anyone who has stayed in the UK during the last 14 days before arrival.
  • All travelers are required to quarantine for 10 days upon arrival in Norway.
  • All travelers (other than Norwegian citizens and residents) are required to present a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours.
  • All arriving travelers must have a permanent residence in Norway or the employer or client must provide a guarantee of a suitable place of residence. Visitors staying at hotels must stay in quarantine for 10 days and get tested during the quarantine period. Crew and minimum support personnel must self-quarantine when off duty. Also, crew on a longer stay in country must re-take a PCR test at least once per week.
  • From January 11, only the travellers from the following low risk countries/regions are free from quarantine requirements:
    • Finland: a few regions
    • Greenland
  • Updated information on quarantine requirements is available at:

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • January 25

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • From January 2, all travelers arriving in Norway must register digitally or using a paper form within 72 hours of their arrival and prior crossing the border. Receipt of digital registration or the completed paper form will be shown to the police at the border check. Travel registration is available at https://reg.entrynorway.no/.
  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://www.fhi.no/en

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A0009/21

COVID-19, TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS: ALL AIR CARRIERS MUST INFORM
PASSENGERS ARRIVING IN NORWAY OF THE FOLLOWING: WHEN ARRIVING IN
NORWAY TRAVELERS ARE OBLIGED BY LAW TO: 1) PRESENT A COMPLETED
REGISTRATION FORM. 2) PRESENT DOCUMENTATION OF A NEGATIVE COVID-19
TEST TAKEN WITHIN THE LAST 72 HRS. 3) GET TESTED FOR COVID-19 IN
NORWAY WITHIN 24 HRS AFTER ARRIVAL. 4) STAY IN QUARANTINE FOR 10
DAYS. RULES AND EXCEPTIONS ON WWW.HELSENORGE.NO/EN/CORONAVIRUS.
RE.CREW: NO CHANGES: ALL CREW AND MINIMUM SUPPORT PERSONNEL THAT ARE
REQUIRED TO CARRY OUT CARGO AND PASSENGER FLIGHTS ARE EXEMPT FROM THE
TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS UPON ENTRY INTO NORWAY. CREW ARE NOT REQUIRED TO
PRESENT A CERTIFICATE OF A NEGATIVE COVID-19 TEST. CREW AND MINIMUM
SUPPORT PERSONNEL MUST BE IN QUARANTINE WHEN OFF DUTY. CREW AND
MINIMUM SUPPORT PERSONNEL WITH LONGER STAY IN NORWAY, MUST BE TESTED
FOR COVID-19 AT LAST EVERY 7 DAYS. CREW THAT LEAVE THE AIRCRAFT MUST
SUBMIT THE SELF-DECLARATION FORM
FROM: 02 JAN 2021 09:00 TO: 01 MAR 2021 23:59

 

A0031/210
COVID-19 INFORMATION: DELIVERY OF FLIGHT PLANS VIA PHONE TO
CENTRAL AIS +47 64819000 WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. HOSP/SAR/POLICE
EXCEMPTED. WWW.IPPC.NO OR OTHER WEB-BASED SYSTEMS TO BE USED FOR
DELIVERY OF FLIGHT PLANS FOR ALL OTHER FLIGHTS

FROM: 01 OCT 2020 09:36 TO: 04 JAN 2021 08:00 EST

Poland

POLAND

Last Updated:  11/26/2020
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through December 09, 2020

CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS

 
BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • International flights with passengers from the following states are banned into Poland until December 08:
    • BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA, MONTENEGRO, GEORGIA, JORDAN, ARMENIA, KOSOVO, NORTH MADECONIA, SERBIA, UNITED STATES (except for airports in the states of Illinois and New York). 
  • Exempted are:
    • Cargo flights.
    • Ferry flights (no cargo, no passengers).
    • Flights with status: HOSP, HUM, HEAD and other flights performed in order to save people’s lives or health or flights to protect public order.
    • Flights for the needs of the Polish Armed Forces and foreign troops carrying out tasks in Poland.
    • From airports located on the territory of the countries that have notified Poland of the introduction of solutions ensuring that only passengers with a negative PCR test result will be accepted on board. This list is available in the official journal of the Minister of the Foreign Affairs.
    • Emergency flights.
    • Flights on behalf of or with the consent of the Prime Minister.
  • Following travelers are allowed to enter Poland:
    • Polish citizens;
    • Foreigners who are spouses or children of citizens of the Republic of Poland or who remain under their guardianship;
    • Holders of the Pole’s Card;
    • Heads of diplomatic missions and members of the mission's diplomatic and consular staff
    • Foreigners on duty for transport of persons or goods
    • Citizens of EU Member States, EFTA Member States – parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area or the Swiss Confederation, as well as their spouses and children traveling to their place of residence
    • Pupils and students receiving education in the Republic of Poland
    • Foreigners who fly an aircraft within the meaning of Article 2 item 1 of the Act of 3 July 2002 - Aviation Law, onboard an international law who are the citizens of: Georgia, Japan, Canada, New Zealand, the Kingdom of Thailand, the Republic of Korea, the Republic of Tunisia, the Commonwealth of Australia or hold a right of residence in the territory of the aforementioned countries
    • Foreigners who arrive due to their participation as a competitor, member of the training staff, medical doctor, physiotherapist or a referee in international master league sports events organised in the territory of Poland
    • Persons who cross the border of Poland based on national visa for the purpose of repatriation in order to arrive in Poland as the repatriated person’s closest family member
    • Foreigners with a permanent residence permit or a long-term resident's European Union residence permit, in the territory of other European Union Member States, a Member State of the European Free Trade Agreement (EFTA) – parties to the agreement on the European Economic Area or the Swiss Confederation and their spouses and children, when traveling through the territory of the Republic of Poland, to their place of residence or stay
    • In particular cases not listed above, the chief of the Polish Border Guard may allow entry upon prior approval.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • **From November 7, lockdown measures include closing of non-essential shops, movie theaters, museums, theaters and galleries. Hotels will be limited to visitors on official trips of business travel.**
  • Mandatory 10-day quarantine is required for all travelers entering Poland from outside of the EU external borders.
  • Exempted are:
    • Travelers from EU countries, Norway, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Montenegro, Georgia, Japan, Canada, Albania, South Korea, Ukraine.  
    • EU/EEA citizens and residents in transit to their home country.
    • Crew members
    • Students enrolled in Polish education institutions. 
    • Diplomats, officers, transport personnel on duty. 

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-EVALUATED

  • December 09, 2020

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Passengers are required to complete a Passenger Locator form.
  • Aircraft users are required to wear a mask; cockpit crew is exempted.
  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS

C1040/20
COVID-19: CREWS/PASSENGERS REQUIREMENTS
I.
THE COUNCIL OF MINISTERS OF THE REPUBLIC OF POLAND HAS ISSUED A 
REGULATION ON THE ESTABLISHMENT OF SPECIFIC RESTRICTIONS, ORDERS AND 
PROHIBITIONS IN CONNECTION WITH THE STATE OF EPIDEMIC.
II.
ACTIVITIES RELATED TO PASSENGER AIR TRANSPORT ARE ACCEPTABLE UNDER 
THE FOLLOWING CONDITIONS: 1) HAND DISINFECTION LIQUIDS ARE PROVIDED 
ON BOARD. 2) ACFT IS DISINFECTED: A) ONCE A DAY IN THE EVENT OF 
FLIGHT OPERATIONS WITH PASSENGERS, B) AFTER EACH FLIGHT WITH A SICK 
PERSON OR A PERSON SUSPECTED OF AN INFECTIOUS DISEASE, C) BEFORE AND 
AFTER EACH FLIGHT OPERATION WITH PASSENGERS LASTING AT LEAST 6 HOURS 
3) THE AIR CREW DELIVERS TO PASSENGERS THE PASSENGER LOCATOR FORMS, 
FOR HEALTH PURPOSES AND PUBLIC HEALTH COVID-19 PASSENGER SELF 
DECLARATION FORMS, PASSENGERS FILL THE FORMS, AND THE CREW 
COLLECTS THE FILLED FORMS - IN CASE WHEN THE PASSENGER CROSSES THE 
STATE BORDER, TO GO TO HIS PLACE OF RESIDENCE OR STAY IN THE 
TERRITORY OF THE REPUBLIC OF POLAND.
III.
THE AIR CREW SUBMITS THE FILLED TRAVELLER LOCATOR FORMS, FOR HEALTH 
PURPOSES PUBLIC HEALTH COVID-19 PASSENGER SELF DECLARATION FORMS AND
ICAO GENERELAL DECLARATION INDICATING THE NUMBER OF FORMS COLLECTED 
FROM PASSENGERS TO A PERSON DESIGNATED BY THE AERODROME OPERATOR.
IV.
THE AERODRME OPERATOR SUBMITS THE PASSENGER LOCATOR FORMS, FOR 
HEALTH PURPOSES PUBLIC HEALTH COVID-19 PASSENGER SELF 
DECLARATION FORMS AND ICAO GENERAL DECLARATION TO THE RELEVANT 
ENTITY OF THE STATE SANITARY INSPECTION FOR THE PURPOSES OF A 
POSSIBLE EPIDEMIOLOGICAL INQUIRY.
V.
A PASSENGER: 1) WHOSE BODY TEMPERATURE IS EQUAL TO OR EXCEEDS 38DEG. 
2) WHO DID NOT FILL IN A HEALTH DECLARATION DURING THE CHECK-IN, 
ACCORDING TO A FORM MADE AVAILABLE BY THE AIR CARRIER. 3) WHO DOES 
NOT COMPLY WITH THE OBLIGATION TO COVER THE MOUTH AND THE NOSE WITH 
A MASK SHALL NOT BE ADMITTED ON BOARD.
VI.
IT IS OBLIGATORY TO COVER THE MOUTH AND NOSE WITH A MASK ON BOARD OF 
AIRCRAFT - THE OBLIGATION DOES NOT APPLY TO THE AIR CREW IN THE 
COCKPIT.
FROM: 12 OCT 2020  11:16   TO: 11 JAN 2021  23:59 EST 

C1220/20
COVID-19: RESTRICTIONS
I.
THE COUNCIL OF MINISTERS OF THE REPUBLIC OF POLAND ISSUED A 
REGULATION FOR THE PROTECTION OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND THE LIMITATION OF 
THE COVID-19 SPREAD (SARS-COV-2) WHICH INTRODUCES BANS IN AIR 
TRAFFIC.
II.
COVID-19: INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS
TILL DECEMBER 08 2020, AT 2359LMT (DECEMBER 08 2020 AT 2259UTC) 
LANDING OF CIVIL AIRCRAFT WITH PASSENGERS PERFORMING INTERNATIONAL 
FLIGHTS ON REGISTERED CIVIL AIRPORTS AND ON REGISTERED AIRSTRIPS 
WITHIN THE REPUBLIC OF POLAND ARE BANNED. 
THE BAN APPLIES TO INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS FROM THE TERRITORY OF:
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA,
MONTENEGRO,
GEORGIA,
HASHEMITE KINGDOM OF JORDAN,
THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA,
THE REPUBLIC OF KOSOVO,
THE REPUBLIC OF NORTH MACEDONIA,
THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA,
THE UNITED STATED OF AMERICA, EXCEPT AIRPORTS SITUATED ON THE 
TERRITORY OF THE STATES OF ILLINOIS AND NEW YORK.
III.
THE BAN REFERRED TO IN POINT II DOES NOT APPLY TO AIRCRAFT 
PERFORMING INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS:
1) AT THE REQUEST OF THE PRIME MINISTER.
2) WITH THE CONSENT OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY
3) CARGO FLIGHTS, FLIGHTS WITHOUT CARGO AND WITHOUT PASSENGERS.
4) FLIGHTS WITH STATUS: HOSP, HUM, HEAD AND OTHER FLIGHTS PERFORMED 
IN ORDER TO SAVE PEOPLE'S LIVES OR HEALTH (E.G. WITH THE RESCUE 
PAROLE), FLIGHTS TO PROTECT PUBLIC ORDER (E.G. WITH THE GUARD 
PAROLE).
5) FLIGHTS FOR THE NEEDS OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE REPUBLIC OF 
POLAND AND FOREIGN TROOPS CARRYING OUT TASKS ON THE TERRITORY OF THE 
REPUBLIC OF POLAND.
6) CHARTERED AT THE ORDER OF TOUR OPERATORS OR AN ENTITY ACTING ON 
THEIR BEHALF BEFORE NOVEMBER 25 2020 (IN THE FIELD 18 OF THE FPL 
ENTER: FLIGHT CHARTERED AT THE ORDER OF TOUR OPERATOR), 
7) FROM AIRPORTS LOCATED ON THE TERRITORY OF THE COUNTRIES THAT HAVE 
NOTIFIED THE REPUBLIC OF POLAND OF THE INTRODUCTION OF SOLUTIONS 
ENSURING THAT ONLY PASSENGERS WITH NEGATIVE RESULTS OF THE 
SARS-COV-2 DIAGNOSTIC TEST WILL BE ACCEPTED ON BOARD THE AIRCRAFT. 
8) EMERGENCY FLIGHTS.
THE LIST OF COUNTRIES REFERRED TO IN POINT 7 IS PUBLISHED BY NOTICE 
IN THE OFFICIAL JOURNAL OF THE MINISTER COMPETENT FOR FOREIGN 
AFFAIRS.
IV.
PASSENGERS REQUIREMENTS
RESTRICTIONS ON PASSENGER TRAFFIC DEFINING THE CATEGORIES OF PERSONS 
AUTHORIZED TO CROSS THE BORDER OF THE REPUBLIC OF POLAND ARE 
INCLUDED IN THE REGULATION OF THE MINISTER OF INTERAL AFFAIRS AND 
ADMINISTRATION ON THE TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OR RESTRICTION OF BORDER 
TRAFFIC AT CERTAIN BORDER CROSSING POINTS.
FROM: 24 NOV 2020  23:00   TO: 08 DEC 2020  22:59 EST

Portugal - Open with Restrictions - 01/06/2021

PORTUGAL


Last Updated:  01/06/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 16, 2020
OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to land
US passengers: Allowed to enter for essential travel (e.g. business purposes with proof)
Quarantine: No - PCR test not older than 72 hours required
 

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Beginning December 21, 2020 ONLY Portuguese nationals and lawful residents and their family members with residency permits are authorized to enter Portugal on flights arriving from the United Kingdom. 
  • Flights from/to non-EU Member States are prohibited.
  • Exempted are:
    • Flights to/from Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland.
    • Flights to/from Australia, China, South Korea, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, Thailand, Uruguay, Hong Kong, Macau (residents of these countries are allowed entry provided that they arrive directly from these countries or have transited airside only in any other country).
    • Flights exclusively for essential travel:
      • Transiting or entry/exit Portugal by EU/Schengen citizens and their family members as well as Third Country nationals holding a legal residence in EU.
      • Third Country national travelling for professional, study, family reunion, health or humanitarian reasons.
    • Repatriation flights of Portuguese citizens or holders of a Portuguese residence permit.
    • Repatriation flights of foreign citizens promoted by competent authorities of their home states, subject to previous request and agreement and respect to reciprocity.
    • EMER, STATE, MIL, HOSP/MEDEVAC, Fire Fighting, Cargo/Mail, HUM, UN flights
    • Technical stopovers for non-commercial purposes (no passenger disembark)

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed; Passengers must stay on board the aircraft
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Passengers arriving to Portugal without a negative COVID 19 test results are subject to refusal of entry and/or mandatory testing at the cost of the passenger as well as quarantine until the results of the test.
  • All passengers exclusively for essential travel from/to non-EU/Schengen countries must present a negative PCR test result not older than 72 hours. Test must be taken prior boarding.
  • Exempted are:
    • Transit passengers remaining airside
    • PCR test upon arrival at the traveler’s own expense is available for the following passengers on flights exclusively for essential travel and who do not exceptionally hold a negative PCR test:
      • National and foreign citizens, and their family members, with legal residence in Portugal
      • Diplomatic personnel placed in Portugal
      • Humanitarian or repatriation flights of foreign citizens
  • Nationwide movement restrictions apply. Travelers are recommended to remain aware of the local rules as changes can occur on a short notice. More information is available at https://covid19estamoson.gov.pt/atualizacao-medidas-natal-e-ano-novo/.

 
DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

January 16
 

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A4224/20

COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS
IN ACCORDANCE WITH PORTUGUESE GOVERNMENT INSTRUCTIONS AIMING TO
IMPROVE APPROPRIATE INFECTION PREVENTION AND SPREAD MITIGATION,
FLIGHTS FROM/TO NON-EUROPEAN UNION MEMBER STATES ARE PROHIBITED TO
LAND AT/DEPART FROM PORTUGUESE AERODROMES.

EXEMPTED FLIGHTS ARE:
1) FLIGHTS FROM/TO LIECHTENSTEIN, NORWAY, ICELAND, SWITZERLAND.
2) FLIGHTS FROM/TO AUSTRALIA, CHINA, REPUBLIC OF KOREA, JAPAN, NEW
ZEALAND, RWANDA, SINGAPORE, THAILAND, URUGUAY, HONG KONG AND MACAU,
INCLUDING ALSO THE ENTRY INTO PORTUGAL OF RESIDENTS OF THESE
COUNTRIES AND SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGIONS WHENEVER THEY HAVE ONLY
CARRIED OUT INTERNATIONAL TRANSITS OR TRANSFERS AT AIRPORTS LOCATED
IN COUNTRIES THAT ARE NOT INCLUDED IN THIS LIST.
3) FLIGHTS EXCLUSIVELY FOR ESSENTIAL TRAVEL.
IT IS CONSIDERED AS ESSENTIAL TRAVEL THE TRANSITING OR ENTRY AND
EXIT FROM PORTUGAL OF NATIONAL EUROPEAN UNION CITIZENS, NATIONALS OF
STATES ASSOCIATED WITH THE EUROPEAN SCHENGEN AGREEMENT AND MEMBERS
OF THEIR FAMILIES, PURSUANT TO DIRECTIVE 2004/38/EC OF THE EUROPEAN
PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL, AND THIRD-COUNTRY NATIONALS WITH
LEGAL RESIDENCE IN A EUROPEAN UNION MEMBER STATE, OR, THIRD-COUNTRY
NATIONALS TRAVELLING FOR PROFESSIONAL, STUDY, FAMILY REUNION, HEALTH
OR HUMANITARIAN REASONS.
4) REPATRIATION FLIGHTS OF NATIONAL CITIZENS OR HOLDERS OF A
PORTUGUESE RESIDENCE PERMIT.
5) REPATRIATION FLIGHTS OF FOREIGN CITIZENS PROMOTED BY THE
COMPETENT AUTHORITIES OF THEIR HOME STATES AND SUBJECT TO PREVIOUS
REQUEST AND AGREEMENT, WITH RESPECT TO RECIPROCITY PRINCIPLES.
6) EMERG, STATE, MIL, HOSP/MEDEVAC, FIRE FIGHTING, CARGO/MAIL, HUM,
UNITED NATIONS, TECHNICAL STOPOVERS FOR NON-COMMERCIAL PURPOSES,
TECHNICAL LDG WHERE PAX DO NOT DISEMBARK.
ENR ATS IS NORMAL AND AIR OPERATORS ARE ABLE TO FILE PORTUGUESE AD
AS ALTN IN FPL.
FROM: 01 JAN 2021 00:00 TO: 15 JAN 2021 23:59
A4225/20
COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS
IN ACCORDANCE WITH PORTUGUESE GOVERNMENT INSTRUCTIONS AIMING TO
IMPROVE APPROPRIATE INFECTION PREVENTION AND SPREAD MITIGATION, ALL
BOARDING PASSENGERS EXCLUSIVELY FOR ESSENTIAL TRAVEL FROM/TO NON-EU
AND NON SCHENGEN AGREEMENT COUNTRIES, SHALL HOLD A NEGATIVE COVID-19
RT-PCR TEST, DONE WITHIN 72 HOURS BEFORE DEPARTURE, WITHOUT WHICH
WILL NOT BE PERMITTED TO BOARD.
EXEMPTIONS:
1) CHILDREN UNDER 24 MONTHS OF AGE.
2) TRANSIT PASSENGERS WHO DO NOT HAVE TO ABANDON AIRPORT FACILITIES.
3) NATIONAL CITIZENS AND FOREIGN CITIZENS AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS
WITH LEGAL RESIDENCE IN NATIONAL TERRITORY AND DIPLOMATIC PERSONNEL
PLACED IN PORTUGAL, ON FLIGHTS EXCLUSIVELY FOR ESSENTIAL TRAVEL,
REPATRIATION FLIGHTS OF NATIONAL CITIZENS OR HOLDERS OF A PORTUGUESE

RESIDENCE PERMIT, HUMANITARIAN OR REPATRIATION FLIGHTS OF FOREIGN
CITIZENS PROMOTED BY THE COMPETENT AUTHORITIES OF THEIR HOME STATES
AND SUBJECT TO PREVIOUS REQUEST AND AGREEMENT, WITH RESPECT TO
RECIPROCITY PRINCIPLES, IN VIOLATION OF THE DUTY TO PROVIDE PROOF OF
LABORATORY TESTING FOR SCREENING FOR SARS-COV-2 INFECTION WITH A
NEGATIVE RESULT, WILL BE IMMEDIATELY FORWARDED TO THE COMPETENT
AUTHORITIES TO CARRY OUT THE TEST AT THEIR OWN EXPENSES, EXCEPT IF
THEY IMMEDIATELY PROCEED TO OTHER NATIONAL AIRPORTS WHERE CONTROL
AND TEST IS MANDATORY, AT ARRIVAL.
FROM: 01 JAN 2021 00:00 TO: 15 JAN 2021 23:59

Romania

ROMANIA

Last Updated:  01/12/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through February 12, 2021
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Entry is allowed to citizens of EU/Schengen member states.
  • Third country citizens are allowed entry for essential travel only and are advised to contact the Romanian Embassy in their country of origin prior to traveling.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed; prior permission is required.
  • Crew rest is allowed; prior permission is required.

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • All travelers are required to self-quarantine for 14 days if arriving from high risk countries/areas classified as “yellow zones”. The list of the high risk countries is updated weekly and is available at http://www.cnscbt.ro/index.php/liste-zone-afectate-covid-19.
  • Aircraft crew is exempted from the quarantine requirements.
  • No PCR test requirements.
  • Travelers are recommended to remain aware of the local lockdown measures and restrictions as changes can occur on a short notice.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • February 12

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS

  • NIL. No COVID-19 NOTAMS.

Serbia - Open with Restrictions - 01/13/2021

SERBIA


Last Updated:  01/13/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through February 1, 2021
OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to land
US passengers: Allowed to enter; PCR/FIA test not older than 48 hours is mandatory
Quarantine: No
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • No flight restrictions. PCR and quarantine requirements apply.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Foreign nationals are required to present a negative PCR test result not older than 48 hours to be allowed entry. Passengers not holding a negative PCR test results upon arrival have to return to the state they are coming from.
  • Passengers arriving from the USA: Negative antigen FIA rapid test is recognized along with the PCR test.
  • Exempted are:
    • Passengers in transit; transit time must not exceed 12 hours
    • Aircraft and cabin crew in transit or with a final destination in Serbia
    • Staff of diplomatic missions and international organizations
    • Children under 12 years if the parent holds a negative PCR test not older than 48 hours
    • Foreigners with a temporary/permanent residence in Serbia
    • Foreign military, police or security services on duty
  • A mandatory 10-day quarantine applies to citizens of Serbia and foreigners with a temporary or permanent residence in Serbia if not holding a negative PCR test not older than 48 hours upon entry.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • February 1

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A6809/20

COVID-19: INFORMATION
INFORMATION RELEVANT FOR PREVENTION AND PROTECTION IN SERBIA:
I.RESPONSIBLE HEALTH AUTHORITY IS MINISTRY OF HEALTH OF THE REPUBLIC
OF SERBIA (HTTPS://WWW.ZDRAVLJE.GOV.RS).
II.ACTUAL INFORMATION ON COVID-19 STATUS ARE GIVEN AT
HTTPS://COVID19.RS
FROM: 25 DEC 2020 10:41 TO: 31 MAR 2021 21:59 EST

A0053/21
COVID-19: INFORMATION
IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE DECREE OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF
SERBIA, IN ORDER TO PREVENT THE ENTRANCE OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES INTO
THE TERRITORY OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA, FOREIGN CITIZENS ARRIVING
TO THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA SHALL BE ALLOWED TO ENTER INTO THE
REPUBLIC OF SERBIA IF THEY HOLD NEGATIVE RT-PCR TEST ON SARS- COV-2
VIRUS PRESENCE NOT OLDER THAN 48 HOURS FROM THE DATE OF ISSUING THE
RESULTS, ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL REFERENCE LABORATORY OF THE STATE
THEY ARE COMING FROM OR ENTERING FROM INTO THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA.
THE PASSENGERS SHOULD TEST PRIOR TO THE JOURNEY AND NOT AT THE ENTRY
IN THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA AND CANNOT ENTER INTO THE REPUBLIC OF
SERBIA IF THEY ARE NOT TESTED AND DO NOT HOLD NEGATIVE RT-PCR TEST
ON SARS- COV-2 VIRUS PRESENCE NOT OLDER THAN 48 HOURS AND HAVE TO
RETURN TO THE STATE THEY ARE COMING FROM.
IN CASE OF DELAY OF ENTERING INTO THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA WHICH
CANNOT BE ATTRIBUTED TO THE PASSENGER, BUT IS A RESULT OF THE EVENT
WHICH COULD NOT BE FORESEEN, AVOIDED OR AVERTED (DELAY OF FLIGHT)
THE TEST CANNOT BE OLDER THAN 72 HOURS AT THE ENTRY INTO THE
REPUBLIC OF SERBIA.
REQUIREMENT OF HOLDING NEGATIVE RT-PCR TEST IS NOT APPLICABLE TO:

1)FOREIGN CITIZENS THAT ARE TRANSITING THROUGH THE REPUBLIC OF
SERBIA FOR NOT LONGER THAN 12 HOURS FROM ENTERING INTO THE TERRITORY
OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA
2)AIRCRAFT CREW AND CABIN CREW WHOSE FINAL DESTINATION IS THE
REPUBLIC OF SERBIA
3)AIRCRAFT CREW, CABIN CREW AND PASSENGERS WHO ARE IN TRANSIT OR
TRANSFER THROUGH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA
4)ACCREDITED MEMBERS OF STAFF OF FOREIGN DIPLOMATIC MISSIONS AND
CONSULAR POSTS AND OFFICES OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS, AS WELL
AS TO MEMBERS OF THEIR FAMILIES WHO HOLD SPECIAL IDENTITY CARDS, OR
IDENTIFICATION DOCUMENTS ISSUED BY THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS
AND THE GENERAL SECRETARIAT OF THE GOVERNMENT
5)MINORS UNDER THE AGE OF 12 IF THE PARENT, CUSTODIAN OR THE PERSON
FROM THE SAME HOUSEHOLD ACCOMPANYING THE CHILD HOLDS NEGATIVE RT-PCR
TEST NOT OLDER THAN 48 HOURS, IF REQUIRED
6)FOREIGN CITIZENS THAT HAVE BEEN GRANTED TEMPORARY RESIDENCE OR
PERMANENT RESIDENCE IN THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA
7)MEMBERS OF FOREIGN MILITARY, POLICE OR OTHER SECURITY SERVICES
TRANSITING THROUGH THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA OR ARRIVING TO THE
REPUBLIC OF SERBIA WITH PRIOR NOTIFICATION IN ORDER TO PERFORM
OFFICIAL DUTIES.
WRITTEN INFORMATION-HEALTH WARNING ON THE OBLIGATION TO OBSERVE HOME
QUARANTINE FOR THE PERIOD OF 10 DAYS FROM THE DAY OF CROSSING THE
STATED BORDER SHALL BE, AT PASSPORT CONTROL, HANDED TO THE CITIZENS
OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA AND THE FOREIGN CITIZENS THAT HAVE BEEN
GRANTED TEMPORARY RESIDENCE OR PERMANENT RESIDENCE IN THE REPUBLIC
OF SERBIA THAT DO NOT HOLD NEGATIVE RT-PCR TEST ON SARS- COV-2 VIRUS
PRESENCE NOT OLDER THAN 48 HOURS, ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL REFERENCE
LABORATORY OF THE STATE THEY ARE COMING FROM OR ENTERING FROM INTO
THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA.
QUARANTINE SHALL BE CEASED IF THE QUARANTINED PERSON DURING THAT
PERIOD GETS NEGATIVE RT-PCR TEST ON SARS- COV-2 VIRUS PRESENCE NOT
OLDER THAN 48 HOURS, ISSUED BY THE REFERENCE LABORATORY IN THE
REPUBLIC OF SERBIA.
FOR PERSONS ARRIVING FROM THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA NEGATIVE
ANTIGEN FIA RAPID TEST SHALL BE RECOGNIZED INSTEAD OF NEGATIVE
RT-PCR TEST UNDER THE SAME TERMS.
FROM: 11 JAN 2021 14:56 TO: 31 JAN 2021 22:59 EST

Slovakia

SLOVAKIA
 

Last Updated:  01/12/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through February 12, 2021
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Travelers arriving from the Schengen and low risk Third Countries (Australia, China, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan) are allowed to enter for all travel purposes.
  • Travelers from high risk Third Countries, including U.S. citizens, are accepted for essential travel only and may be admitted if they are immediate family members of a Slovak citizen or resident, receive an entry exception from Slovak authorities, or otherwise qualify for entry. No travel for tourism or regular business from the United States to the Schengen zone, including Slovakia, is permitted.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed;
  • Crew rest is allowed;

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Travelers arriving from low-risk (green) countries AUSTRALIA, FINLAND, ICELAND, NEW ZEALAND, NORWAY, SINGAPORE, SOUTH KOREA, TAIWAN: no PCR test, no quarantine requirements.
  • Travelers arriving from a high risk EU country are required to present a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours or to self-quarantine for 10 days upon entry. Persons arriving without a negative PCR test are additionally required to:
    • Register immediately upon entry at the website http://korona.gov.slc/ehranica and follow the instructions
    • Take a PCR test, not earlier than on a Day 5 of quarantine, and report the results on the above mentioned website. Quarantine ends if the test result is negative.
  • Travelers arriving from a high risk Third Country are required to self-quarantine for 10 days upon entry. Travelers are additionally required to:
    • Register immediately upon entry at the website http://korona.gov.slc/ehranica and follow the instructions
    • Take a PCR test, not earlier than on a Day 5 of quarantine, and report the results on the above mentioned website. Quarantine ends if the test result is negative.
  • Flight crews are exempted from the above requirements.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • February 15

 
 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A2008/20

COVID-19: CREWS/OPERATORS REQUIREMENTS
I. THE PILOT RESPONSIBLE FOR AN AIRCRAFT ARRIVING TO FIR LZBB MUST
PROVIDE THE GENERAL DECLARATION UPON LANDING AT THE FIRST AIRPORT
IN THE TERRITORY OF SLOVAK REPUBLIC. GENERAL DECLARATION HAS TO
BE HANDED OVER TO AUTHORIZED PERSONNEL OF THE AIRPORT OPERATOR.
II. AIR CARRIERS AND OTHER AIRCRAFT OPERATORS HAVE TO KEEP
THE DATA AVAILABLE TO THEM (IDENTIFICATION, CONTACT DETAILS
OF PASSENGERS AND SEATING PLANS) FOR MINIMUM 30 DAYS.
III. THE PILOT RESPONSIBLE FOR AN AIRCRAFT IS REQUESTED TO REPORT
SUSPECTED COVID-19 CASES ON BOARD, IF POSSIBLE BEFORE LANDING,
TO THE AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL.
IV. THE GENERAL DECLARATION IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE, THE PUBLIC
HEALTH PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM AND THE CIVIL AVIATION ANTI-EPIDEMIC
MEASURES ARE AVAILABLE AT THE WEBPAGE OF THE MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT
AND CONSTRUCTION OF THE SLOVAK REPUBLIC
HTTPS://WWW.MINDOP.SK/FACILITATION-AIR-TRANSPORT
FROM: 04 DEC 2020 09:10 TO: 06 MAR 2021 23:59 EST

Slovenia - Closed - 01/04/2021

SLOVENIA


Last Updated:  01/04/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 13, 2021
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 
BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Travelers from EU/Schengen countries are allowed to enter Slovenia.
  • Other travelers may enter for essential travel reasons only:
    • Persons involved in the provision of economic activity; proof is required.
    • Persons involved in the international transport sector.
    • Persons involved in the transport of goods leaving Slovenia 12 hrs after entry.
    • Persons providing services; certificate from the competent Ministry is required.
    • Members of protection and rescue or medical services, police, firefighters, humanitarian transport.
    • Other exemptions with prior approval.
  • All international flights must arrive via following airports: LJLJ/Ljubljana, LJMB/Maribor, LJPZ/Portoroz.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • No quarantine is required for travelers from countries that are considered epidemiologically safe.
  • 10-day quarantine is mandatory for all persons entering Slovenia from the high risk (red list) countries. The updated list is available at HTTPS://WWW.TINYURL.COM/COUNTRIES-REDLIST.
  • Exempted are travelers who present a negative PCR test result not older than 48 hours, however, only the tests performed in EU or Schengen countries are acceptable. List of approved laboratories is available at https://www.nlzoh.si/en/about-us/news/48-novice2/552-novica-75.
  • Exempted from all quarantine & PCR requirements are:
    • Persons on duty in the international transport
    • Persons transporting goods or people for economic purposes
    • Transit passengers leaving country within 6 hours of entry
    • Diplomatic passport holders, members of foreign delegations
    • Representatives of foreign security authorities (police or justice)
    • Members of Slovenian Armed Forces
    • Cross border workers
    • Full list of exempted categories is available at https://www.gov.si/en/TOPICS/CORONAVIRUS-DISEASE-COVID-19/BORDER-CROSSING/
  • Nationwide curfew applies and public movement is restricted between 9 pm and 6 am.
  • Travelers are recommended to remain aware of the local lockdown rules as changes can occur on a short notice.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-

EVALUATED

January 13

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS

A1740/20

COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

ALL INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS ARRIVING TO ANY PUBLIC AIRPORT IN FIR LJLA

SHALL MAKE FIRST LANDING AT INTERNATIONAL AIRPORTS LJLJ, LJMB OR

LJPZ, WHERE BORDER CROSSING POINTS FOR FLIGHTS ARE ESTABLISHED.

THIS RESTRICTION DOES NOT APPLY TO SLOVENIAN NATIONALS, ARRIVING ON

INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT FROM THE EUROPEAN UNION STATES OR SCHENGEN AREA

MEMBER STATES, WHICH ARE NOT ON THE LIST OF COUNTRIES OR

ADMINISTRATIVE STATE UNITS WITH AN UNSTABLE EPIDEMIOLOGICAL

SITUATION INCLUDED ON THE RED LIST.

THE RED LIST IS AVAILABLE AT:

HTTPS://WWW.TINYURL.COM/COUNTRIES-REDLIST

FROM: 28 DEC 2020 17:07 TO: 12 JAN 2021 23:00 EST

A1741/20

COVID-19: CREW RESTRICTIONS

BASED ON THE GOVERNMENT ORDINANCE PERSONS SHALL BE EXCLUDED FROM

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS IF INVOLVED IN TRANSPORT OF GOODS TO AND

FROM THE REPUBLIC OF SLOVENIA AND POSTED TO PERFORMING TASKS IN

THE INTERNATIONAL TRANSPORT SECTOR IF SO DEMONSTRATED BY MEANS

OF A 'CERTIFICATE FOR WORKERS IN THE INTERNATIONAL TRANSPORT

SECTOR' CONTAINED IN ANNEX 3 OF THE COMMISSION COMMUNICATION ON THE

IMPLEMENTATION OF GREEN LANES OR ANY OTHER RELEVANT DOCUMENT WHICH

INDICATES THAT THE PERSON HAS BEEN REFERRED BY THE EMPLOYER.

FROM: 28 DEC 2020 17:23 TO: 12 JAN 2021 23:00 EST

A0003/21

COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS

BASED ON THE GOVERNMENT ORDINANCE COVID-19 PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS

ARE IN PLACE. CERTAIN RESTRICTIONS APPLY FOR CROSSING THE STATE

BORDERS AND THESE DEPEND ON THE COUNTRY FROM WHICH THE PERSON IS

ARRIVING IN SLOVENIA.

COUNTRIES OR ADMINISTRATIVE UNITS OF COUNTRIES WITH HIGH RISK

FOR INFECTION ARE INCLUDED ON THE RED LIST.

PERSONS WITH PERMANENT OR TEMPORARY RESIDENCE IN A COUNTRY NOT

LISTED ON THE RED LIST, AND ARRIVING FROM SUCH COUNTRIES, CAN ENTER

SLOVENIA WITHOUT RESTRICTIONS AND QUARANTINE.

10-DAY QUARANTINE SHALL BE ORDERED FOR EVERYONE WHO ENTERS SLOVENIA

AND HAS EITHER PERMANENT OR TEMPORARY RESIDENCE IN COUNTRIES ON THE

RED LIST, AND FOR EVERYONE, REGARDLESS OF THEIR CITIZENSHIP OR

COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE, WHO IS TRAVELLING TO SLOVENIA FROM SUCH

COUNTRIES.

CERTAIN EXEMPTIONS APPLY.

EXEMPTION FROM QUARANTINE IS GRANTED IF NEGATIVE COVID-19 PCR TEST

RESULT, NOT OLDER THEN 48 HOURS, IS SUBMITTED. ONLY PCR METHOD BASED

TESTS PERFORMED IN EU OR SCHENGEN COUNTRIES ARE ACCEPTABLE.

IF PERSONS COMING TO SLOVENIA FROM A RED-LISTED COUNTRY AT THE

EXTERNAL SCHENGEN BORDER DO NOT PRESENT A NEGATIVE PCR TEST UPON

ARRIVAL OR DO NOT MEET ANY OF THE EXEMPTIONS, THEY MAY ONLY ENTER

SLOVENIA AT A BORDER CROSSING POINT AT LJUBLJANA (BRNIK) AIRPORT

WHERE RAPID ANTIGEN TESTING IS PROVIDED.

PERSONS WHO TEST NEGATIVE WITH A RAPID ANTIGEN TEST ARE ALLOWED TO

ENTER SLOVENIA WITHOUT HAVING TO HOME QUARANTINE.

PERSONS WHO DO NOT SUBMIT TO RAPID ANTIGEN TESTING OR TEST POSITIVE

WILL BE REFUSED ENTRY TO SLOVENIA IF THEY ARE A THIRD-COUNTRY

NATIONAL ON A NON-ESSENTIAL TRAVEL. OTHER PERSONS WHO TEST POSITIVE

OR DO NOT WISH TO BE TESTED ARE ALLOWED TO ENTER SLOVENIA BUT WILL

BE REQUIRED TO HOME QUARANTINE.

ALL RESTRICTIONS, LIST OF COUNTRIES AND DETAILED EXCEPTIONS ARE

PUBLISHED ON THE GOVERNMENT WEBSITE OF:

HTTPS://TINYURL.COM/BORDERCROSSING-SI

FROM: 03 JAN 2021 21:03 TO: 12 JAN 2021 23:00 EST

  •  

  •  

Spain

SPAIN
Last Updated:  01/05/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 11, 2020
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Flights from any airports from the UNITED KINGDOM to any airports in SPAIN are allowed ONLY in the following cases:
    • Aircraft carrying exclusively Spanish/Andorran citizens or residents
    • State aircraft
    • Search and Rescue services
    • Technical stops with final destination in another country
    • Cargo, ferry, humanitarian, medical or emergency flights
  • Exempted are:
    • Flight personnel necessary to carry out air transport activities.
    • Special flights for justified reasons with a special authorization from the Spanish Ministry of Health.
  • Entry is allowed to Third Country nationals belonging to the following categories:
    • Spanish citizens and permanent residents.
    • Citizens, permanent residents or long-term visa holders of EU/Schengen member states on their way to such country; proof is required
    • Healthcare professionals
    • Transport personnel
    • Staff of diplomatic missions or international organizations exercising their duties 
    • Students pursuing their studies in the EU/Schengen countries
    • Highly qualified workers whose labour is necessary; justification is required
    • People traveling for duly accredited imperative family reasons
    • People with documented force majeur reasons
    • Legal residents in the following countries: AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, NEW ZEALAND, RWANDA, SINGAPORE, SOUTH KOREA, THAILAND, URUGUAY, CHINA AND SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGIONS OF HONG KONG AND MACAO (on reciprocity principle)

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Passengers arriving from high risk areas are required to present a negative test result not older than 72 hours. The current list of high risk countries is available at:
  • Spain accepts the following tests: PCR, TMA and RT-LAMP.
  • Passengers arriving in the Balearic Islands from other regions of Spain are required to present a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours, or a proof of appointment for a PCR test to be taken within the next 48 hours after arrival.
  • Crew exercising their duties is exempted from the PCR test requirements.
  • No quarantine requirements.
  • Varied restrictions remain in effect throughout Spain and vary widely by region. Travelers are recommended to keep monitoring the local restrictions as changes can occur on a short notice.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

January 11
 

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • All passengers arriving by air or sea must undergo a temperature check, which must be below 37.5 degrees Celsius. Shipping companies can take passengers’ temperature before arriving at a Spanish port.
  • All arriving passengers including the overnighting crew are required to complete an electronic Public Health Locator form online prior traveling and present the received QR code upon entry. Electronic form is available at: https://www.spth.gob.es/
  • Use of masks is mandatory for all users of air transport.
  • Any passengers who are suspected of carrying COVID-19 or another contagious disease will be subjected to another health assessment, which will include taking their temperature again and evaluating their clinical and epidemiological health. If an infectious disease is confirmed, the traveller will be taken to a medical centre.
  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS
B7863/20

COVID-19: CREWS/PASSENGERS REQUIREMENTS
IN ACCORDANCE WITH DIRECTORATE-GENERAL FOR PUBLIC HEALTH RESOLUTION
OF 11 NOVEMBER AND 9 DECEMBER 2020:
-SANITARY CONTROLS ARE CARRIED OUT TO PASSENGERS ARRIVING BY AIR
IN SPAIN BEFORE ENTERING THE COUNTRY, WHICH MAY INCLUDE A
TEMPERATURE CHECK, A DOCUMENTARY CONTROL AND A VISUAL HEALTH
ASSESSMENT. INTERNATIONAL PASSENGERS IN TRANSIT WITH FINAL
DESTINATION IN ANOTHER COUNTRY ARE EXCLUDED.
-REGARDING THE DOCUMENTARY CONTROL, ALL PASSENGERS DEPARTING FROM
ANY AIRPORT LOCATED OUTSIDE SPANISH TERRITORY MUST FILL OUT A
HEALTH CONTROL FORM PRIOR TO TRAVEL, THROUGH THE INTERNET SITE
'WWW.SPTH.GOB.ES' OR VIA THE FREE APP 'SPAIN TRAVEL HEALTH-SPTH'.
ONCE THE FORM IS COMPLETED, EACH PASSENGER WILL OBTAIN A QR CODE
ASSOCIATED TO THE TRIP, WICH MUST BE SUBMITTED UPON ARRIVAL IN
SPAIN. EXCEPTIONALLY, PASSENGERS UNABLE TO COMPLETE THE HEALTH
CONTROL FORM ELECTRONICALLY, MAY SUBMIT IT IN PAPER FORMAT (DIN
A4 SIZE, DOUBLE-SIDED) UPON ARRIVAL IN SPAIN.
-PASSENGERS ARRIVING TO SPAIN FROM A HIGH-RISK COUNTRY/AREA MUST
PROVIDE EVIDENCE OF A NEGATIVE SARS-COV-2 TEST (COVID-19 RT-PCR,
TMA OR ANY OTHER TEST TYPE BASED ON EQUIVALENT MOLECULAR
TECHNIQUES) RESULT, TAKEN WITHIN 72 HOURS PRIOR TO ARRIVAL.
CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF SIX AND FLIGHT CREWS TRAVELLING ON
DUTY ARE EXCLUDED. THE ORIGINAL CERTIFICATE OR SUPPORTING
DOCUMENT MAY BE REQUESTED AS PART OF THE DOCUMENTARY CONTROL.
IT MUST BE WRITTEN IN SPANISH, ENGLISH, FRENCH OR GERMAN
(OTHERWISE, IT MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY A TRANSLATION INTO
SPANISH CARRIED OUT BY AN OFFICIAL BODY) AND MAY BE PRESENTED
EITHER IN PAPER OR ELECTRONIC FORMAT.
-THE HIGH-RISK COUNTRIES/AREAS LIST CAN BE FOUND ON:
'HTTPS://WWW.MSCBS.GOB.ES/' AND 'HTTPS://WWW.SPTH.GOB.ES'.
THE LIST WILL BE REVIEWED EVERY FIFTEEN DAYS (UPDATES BECOME
EFFECTIVE SEVEN DAYS AFTER PUBLICATION ON THE ABOVE-MENTIONED
WEBSITES).
TRAVEL AGENCIES/TOUR OPERATORS/AIRLINES SHALL INFORM PASSENGERS
ABOUT THESE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS DURING THE TICKET SALES AND
CHECK-IN PROCESSES.
AIRLINES MUST ALSO CHECK BEFORE BOARDING THAT PASSENGERS

TRAVELLING TO SPAIN HAVE THE QR CODE GENERATED THROUGH THE
INTERNET SITE 'WWW.SPTH.GOB.ES' OR VIA THE APP 'SPAIN TRAVEL
HEALTH-SPTH', AS WELL AS THE DOCUMENT PROVING THE NEGATIVE
DIAGNOSTIC TEST RESULT (IF COMING FROM A HIGH-RISK COUNTRY/AREA).
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL AIRLINES HAVE ACCESS TO THE
INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THESE DOCUMENTS.
FOR FURTHER DETAILS, CONSULT DIRECTORATE-GENERAL FOR PUBLIC HEALTH
RESOLUTIONS OF 11 NOVEMBER AND 9 DECEMBER 2020 (SPANISH OFFICIAL
STATE GAZETTE REFERENCES: BOE-A-2020-14049/BOE-A-2020-15878)
FROM: 12 DEC 2020 13:52 TO: PERM
B8102/20
COVID-19: CREWS/PASSENGERS REQUIREMENTS:
IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE REGIONAL DECISION OF 14 DECEMBER 2020,
PASSENGERS ARRIVING BY AIR IN THE BALEARIC ISLANDS FROM OTHER
REGIONS OF SPAIN WILL BE SUBJECT TO A SARS-COV-2 ANTIGEN TEST
AT THEIR ARRIVAL, UNLESS:
-THEY PRESENT A NEGATIVE SARS-COV-2 TEST RESULT (PRC OR TMA),
TAKEN WITHIN 72 HOURS PRIOR TO ARRIVAL, OR
-THEY PROVIDE PROOF THAT AN APPOINTMENT TO TAKE A PCR TEST HAS
BEEN SCHEDULED WITHIN A MAXIMUM PERIOD OF 48 HOURS AFTER ARRIVAL.
THIS APPOINTMENT SHALL BE MADE BY MEANS OF THE INFOCOVID OFFICIAL
TELEPHONE NUMBER (+34 900 100 971).
ALL THESE OPTIONS SHALL BE FORMALIZED BY MEANS OF A WRITTEN
QUESTIONAIRE TO BE PRESENTED AT THE ARRIVAL CHECKPOINT. THIS
DOCUMENT IS AVAILABLE AT THE BALEARIC ISLANDS HEALTH SERVICE
WEBSITE (VIAJARABALEARES.IBSALUT.ES),
IN CASE NONE OF THE ABOVE OPTIONS IS ACCOMPLISHED, PASSENGERS
WILL NEED TO COMMIT TO REST IN LOCKDOWN IN THEIR PLACE OF
RESIDENCE FOR A MINIMUM OF 10 DAYS AFTER ARRIVAL.
CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF SIX ARE EXCLUDED. AIRCREWS IN THE
EXERCISE OF THEIR DUTIES ARE ALSO EXCLUDED FROM THE TESTS
REQUIREMENTS, BUT THEY ARE STILL REQUIRED TO FILL UP AND
PRESENT THE FORMAL QUESTIONAIRE.
FOR FURTHER DETAILS, CONSULT THE DECISION OF 14 DECEMBER 2020
FROM THE REGIONAL GOVERNMENT OF THE BALEARIC ISLANDS (OFFICIAL
GAZETTE REFERENCE: BOIB N. 209)

FROM: 20 DEC 2020 12:10 TO: 10 JAN 2021 23:00
B8180/20
COVID-19: INFORMATION:
AIRLINES (INCLUDING AIR TAXI COMPANIES) AND GENERAL AVIATION
OPERATING AT SPANISH AIRPORTS SHALL COMPLY WITH THE MANDATORY
GUIDELINES DESCRIBED IN THE RESOLUTION OF 17 DECEMBER 2020, OF
THE SPANISH AVIATION SAFETY AND SECURITY AGENCY (AESA), UPDATING
THE OPERATIONAL GUIDELINES FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF AIRLINE PASSENGERS
AND AVIATION PERSONNEL IN RELATION TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC.
FOR FURTHER DETAILS, CONSULT THE SPANISH OFFICIAL STATE GAZETTE
(RESOLUTION REFERENCE: BOE-A-2020-16831)
FROM: 23 DEC 2020 23:00 TO: PERM
B8283/20
COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS
IN ACCORDANCE WITH MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS ORDER INT/657/2020,
THIRD COUNTRY NATIONALS SHALL BE DENIED ENTRY INTO SPAIN FOR
REASONS OF PUBLIC ORDER AND PUBLIC HEALTH, UNLESS BELONG TO ONE
OF THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES:
A)REGULAR RESIDENTS IN THE EUROPEAN UNION, SCHENGEN ASSOCIATED
STATES, ANDORRA, MONACO, VATICAN (THE HOLY SEE) OR SAN MARINO,
ON THEIR WAY TO SUCH COUNTRY, WITH DOCUMENTARY PROOF.
B)HOLDERS OF A LONG-TERM VISA ISSUED BY A MEMBER STATE OR
SCHENGEN ASSOCIATED STATE, ON THEIR WAY TO SUCH COUNTRY.
C)HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS, INCLUDING HEALTH RESEARCHERS, AND
ELDERLY CARE PROFESSIONALS GOING TO OR RETURNING FROM EXERCISING
THEIR WORKING ACTIVITY.
D)TRANSPORT PERSONNEL, SAILORS AND THE NECESSARY AERONAUTICAL
PERSONNEL TO CARRY OUT AIR TRANSPORT ACTIVITIES.
E)DIPLOMATIC, CONSULAR, INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION, MILITARY,
CIVIL PROTECTION AND HUMANITARIAN ORGANIZATION PERSONNEL IN
THE EXERCISE OF THEIR DUTIES.
F)STUDENTS PURSUING THEIR STUDIES IN THE MEMBER STATES OR
SCHENGEN ASSOCIATED STATES, HOLDING THE APPROPRIATE PERMIT OR
VISA AND MEDICAL INSURANCE, PROVIDED THAT THEY TRAVEL TO THE
COUNTRY IN WHICH THEY ARE STUDYING AND THAT THE ENTRY TAKES
PLACE DURING THE ACADEMIC YEAR OR WITHIN THE 15 DAYS PRIOR
TO IT.
G)HIGHLY QUALIFIED WORKERS WHOSE LABOUR IS NECESSARY AND CANNOT

BE POSTPONED OR CARRIED OUT REMOTELY, INCLUDING PARTICIPANTS
IN HIGH-LEVEL SPORTS COMPETITIONS TAKING PLACE IN SPAIN.
THESE CIRCUMSTANCES MUST BE JUSTIFIED BY SUPPORTING DOCUMENTATION.
H)PEOPLE TRAVELING FOR DULY ACCREDITED IMPERATIVE FAMILY REASONS.
I)PEOPLE WHO PROVIDE DOCUMENTARY EVIDENCE OF FORCE MAJEURE REASONS
OR IN-NEED SITUATION, OR WHOSE ENTRY IS PERMITTED FOR HUMANITARIAN
REASONS.
J)LEGAL RESIDENTS IN THE FOLLOWING COUNTRIES: AUSTRALIA, JAPAN,
NEW ZEALAND, RWANDA, SINGAPUR, SOUTH KOREA, THAILAND, CHINA AND
MACAO SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGIONS OF HONG KONG AND MACAO ,
PROVIDED THAT THEY COME DIRECTLY FROM THEM, HAVE TRANSITED
EXCLUSIVELY THROUGH OTHER LISTED COUNTRIES OR HAVE ONLY CARRIED
OUT INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TRANSIT IN COUNTRIES NOT LISTED. FOR
RESIDENTS IN CHINA AND SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGIONS OF HONG
KONG AND MACAO, RECIPROCITY REMAINS TO BE VERIFIED.
EVEN IF BELONGING TO ONE OF THE PREVIOUS CATEGORIES, ANY
THIRD-COUNTRY NATIONAL NOT MEETING THE COVID-19 HEALTH CONTROL
REQUIREMENTS ESTABLISHED BY THE SPANISH MINISTRY OF HEALTH,
SHALL BE DENIED ENTRY INTO SPAIN FOR REASONS OF PUBLIC HEALTH.
FOR FURTHER DETAILS, CONSULT THE SPANISH OFFICIAL STATE GAZETTE
(ORDER INT/657/2020 MODIFIED BY ORDERS INT/734/2020, INT/805/2020,
INT/851/2020, INT/913/2020, INT/1006/2020, INT/1119/2020 AND
INT/1278/2020)
FROM: 31 DEC 2020 23:00 TO: 31 JAN 2021 23:00
B0035/21
COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS:
IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE SPANISH GOVERNMENT DECISION, ORDER
PCM/1237/2020, FLIGHTS (DIRECT OR WITH INTERMEDIATE STOPS)
FROM ANY AIRPORT LOCATED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM TO ANY AIRPORT
IN THE KINGDOM OF SPAIN, SHALL ONLY BE ALLOWED IN THE FOLLOWING
CASES:
-AIRCRAFT CARRYING EXCLUSIVELY SPANISH/ANDORRAN CITIZENS, OR
RESIDENTS IN SPAIN/ANDORRA
-STATE AIRCRAFT
-SEARCH AND RESCUE SERVICES (SAR)
-STOPOVERS FOR NON-COMMERCIAL PURPOSES WITH FINAL DESTINATION
IN ANOTHER COUNTRY
-CARGO, FERRY, HUMANITARIAN, MEDICAL OR EMERGENCY FLIGHTS

FLIGHT PERSONNEL NECESSARY TO CARRY OUT AIR TRANSPORT ACTIVITIES
ARE EXEMPTED FROM THIS RESTRICTION.
FOR JUSTIFIED REASONS, THE SPANISH MINISTRY OF HEALTH MAY LIFT
THE RESTRICTION BY AUTHORISING SPECIFIC FLIGHTS.
WITH REGARD TO SANITARY CONTROLS CARRIED OUT TO PASSENGERS
ARRIVING BY AIR IN SPAIN, CONSULT NOTAM B7863/20 AND B7864/20.
FOR FURTHER DETAILS, CONSULT ORDER PCM/1237/2020 (SPANISH
OFFICIAL STATE GAZETTE REFERENCE: BOE-A-2020-16822)
FROM: 04 JAN 2021 16:06 TO: 19 JAN 2021 17:00

Svalbard & Jan Mayen

SVALBARD & JAN MAYEN


Last Updated:  12/15/2020
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 1, 2020
CLOSED WITH RESTRICTIONS
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Norwegian entry restrictions apply to Svalbard and Jan Mayen.
  • Travel from Third Countries remains strictly restricted; only essential travel for special reasons is allowed; proof and prior permission is required.
  • International charter flights are no longer allowed to ENSB. Certain flights maintaining critical services may get an exemption from the Norway CAA.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical Refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed.  

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Passengers to Svalbard or Jan Mayen are required to complete their full quarantine period in the Mainland of Norway prior traveling onwards to the islands. All travelers are required to quarantine for 10 days upon arrival in Norway.
  • All travelers are required to present a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours. Crew are exempted.
  • All arriving travelers must have a permanent residence in Norway or the employer or client must provide a guarantee of a suitable place of residence. Visitors staying at hotels must stay in quarantine for 10 days and get tested during the quarantine period. Crew and minimum support personnel must self-quarantine when off duty. Also, crew on a longer stay in country must re-take a PCR test at least once per week.
  • All travelers arriving from the UNITED KINGDOM must be tested no later than one day after arrival. Everyone must take a follow-up test no earlier than 7 days after arrival and the results must be available before the quarantine ends after no earlier than 10 days. This requirement applies to anyone who has stayed in the UK during the last 14 days before arrival.
  • From January 11, travellers from the following low risk countries/regions are free from quarantine requirements:
    • Finland: a few regions only
    • Greenland
  • Full information on low risk countries and quarantine requirements is available at: https://www.fhi.no/en/op/novel-coronavirus-facts-advice/facts-and-general-advice/travel-advice-COVID19/

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • January 25

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • From January 2, all travelers arriving in Norway must register digitally or using a paper form within 72 hours of their arrival and prior crossing the border. Receipt of digital registration or the completed paper form will be shown to the police at the border check. Travel registration is available at https://reg.entrynorway.no/.
  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://www.fhi.no/

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A0009/21

COVID-19, TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS: ALL AIR CARRIERS MUST INFORM
PASSENGERS ARRIVING IN NORWAY OF THE FOLLOWING: WHEN ARRIVING IN
NORWAY TRAVELERS ARE OBLIGED BY LAW TO: 1) PRESENT A COMPLETED
REGISTRATION FORM. 2) PRESENT DOCUMENTATION OF A NEGATIVE COVID-19
TEST TAKEN WITHIN THE LAST 72 HRS. 3) GET TESTED FOR COVID-19 IN
NORWAY WITHIN 24 HRS AFTER ARRIVAL. 4) STAY IN QUARANTINE FOR 10
DAYS. RULES AND EXCEPTIONS ON WWW.HELSENORGE.NO/EN/CORONAVIRUS.
RE.CREW: NO CHANGES: ALL CREW AND MINIMUM SUPPORT PERSONNEL THAT ARE
REQUIRED TO CARRY OUT CARGO AND PASSENGER FLIGHTS ARE EXEMPT FROM THE
TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS UPON ENTRY INTO NORWAY. CREW ARE NOT REQUIRED TO
PRESENT A CERTIFICATE OF A NEGATIVE COVID-19 TEST. CREW AND MINIMUM
SUPPORT PERSONNEL MUST BE IN QUARANTINE WHEN OFF DUTY. CREW AND
MINIMUM SUPPORT PERSONNEL WITH LONGER STAY IN NORWAY, MUST BE TESTED
FOR COVID-19 AT LAST EVERY 7 DAYS. CREW THAT LEAVE THE AIRCRAFT MUST
SUBMIT THE SELF-DECLARATION FORM
FROM: 02 JAN 2021 09:00 TO: 01 MAR 2021 23:59

ENSB
A0032/21

CAA NORWAY WILL NO LONGER GRANT PERMISSIONS/DISPENSATIONS FOR
INTERNATIONAL CHARTER FLIGHTS TO SVALBARD AIRPORT (ENSB). IN ORDER TO
MAINTAIN CRITICAL SERVICES CERTAIN INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS MAY STILL BE
ALLOWED. APPLICATION TO CAA NORWAY, TRAFFIC(AT)CAA.NO.
FROM: 04 JAN 2021 13:32 TO: 04 APR 2021 23:59 EST

ENSB
A0047/21

COVID-19: TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS ENSB SVALBARD, LONGYEAR. TRAVEL
RESTRICTIONS FOR ALL PASSENGERS ARRIVING IN NORWAY. ALL AIR CARRIERS
MUST INFORM PASSENGERS TO ENSB SVALBARD, LONGYEAR THAT ANYONE
ARRIVING IN NORWAY FROM A RED AREA/COUNTRY MUST COMPLETE THEIR FULL
QUARANTINE PERIOD ON THE MAINLAND OF NORWAY PRIOR TO TRAVELLING TO
SVALBARD. THIS ALSO APPLIES FOR RESIDENTS. MORE INFORMATION ON
WWW.HELSENORGE.NO/EN/CORONAVIRUS.
FROM: 06 JAN 2021 10:34 TO: 06 APR 2021 23:59 EST

Sweden - Open with Restrictions - 01/12/2021

SWEDEN


Last Updated:  01/11/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through February 1, 2021
OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to land
US passengers: Allowed to enter for essential travel only
Quarantine: No
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • From January 1, commercial air traffic to/from UNITED KINGDOM requires a permission from the CAA. Detailed instructions are available at https://www.transportstyrelsen.se/sv/luftfart/Flygbolag/Trafiktillstand/information-om-trafiktillstand-till-och-fran-storbrittannien/
  • Persons traveling to Sweden from DENMARK or UNITED KINGDOM will be refused entry.
  • Exempted are the travelers under the following categories:
    • Citizens of Sweden
    • Persons living or performing health- or medical care in Bornholm
    • Persons who perform health- and or medical transports to Sweden from Denmark
    • Persons who live or work in Sweden
    • Personnel transporting goods and other personnel in the transport sector
    • Persons with imperative family reasons
    • Persons working in the international organizations whose presence is necessary
  • The abovementioned travelers, with the exception of the Swedish citizens and personnel in the transport sector, are required to present a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours.
  • Passengers arriving from outside of the following countries are not allowed to enter Sweden:
    • AUSTRIA, BELGIUM, BULGARIA, CROATIA, CYPRUS, CZECH REPUBLIC, DENMARK, ESTONIA, FINLAND, FRANCE, GERMANY, GREECE, HUNGARY, ICELAND, IRELAND (REP.), ITALY, LATVIA, LIECHTENSTEIN, LITHUANIA, LUXEMBOURG, MALTA, NETHERLANDS, NORWAY, POLAND, PORTUGAL, ROMANIA, SLOVAKIA, SLOVENIA, SPAIN, SWITZERLAND, UNITED KINGDOM
  • Exempted from the restriction are:
    • Nationals of AUSTRIA, BELGIUM, BULGARIA, CROATIA, CYPRUS, CZECH REPUBLIC, DENMARK, ESTONIA, FINLAND, FRANCE, GERMANY, GREECE, HUNGARY, ICELAND, IRELAND (REP.), ITALY, LATVIA,LIECHTENSTEIN, LITHUANIA, LUXEMBOURG, MALTA, NETHERLANDS, NORWAY, POLAND, PORTUGAL, ROMANIA, SLOVAKIA, SLOVENIA, SPAIN, SWEDEN, SWITZERLAND AND UNITED KINGDOM, AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS
    • Citizens of EEA countries, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland or Vatican city.
    • Passengers who are long term residents in Sweden or another EEA state.
    • Passengers with a permanent residence permit issued by Sweden or another EEA state.
    • Passengers with a national visa issued by Sweden or with a long-term visa in another EEA state.
    • Citizens of the United Kingdom or their family members, provided that they are covered by article 10 of the withdrawal agreement.
    • Passengers living in following countries: Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Uruguay.
  • Exemption is also provided for the persons traveling for essential purposes:
    • Healthcare personnel
    • Border workers
    • Seasonal workers in the agricultural, forestry and horticulture sectors
    • Personnel transporting goods and other personnel in the transport sector to the necessary extent
    • Persons covered by the Aliens Act (2005:716) Chapter 2 Section 10.
    • Persons working in international organizations, military personnel and relief workers.
    • Passengers in transit.
    • Persons with urgent family reasons.
    • Persons in need of international protection or for other humanitarian reasons.
    • Persons traveling for the purpose of studying.
    • Highly skilled workers if the job cannot be postponed or performed remotely.
    • Other essential travel and individual cases with justified travel reasons (e.g. business; to be confirmed by the Swedish Police Authority on a case by case basis)

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • Persons that are allowed to travel to Sweden from DENMARK and UNITED KINGDOM under travel exceptions are required to present a negative PCR test not older than 72 hours.
  • No PCR requirements for other travelers.
  • No quarantine requirements.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-
EVALUATED

  • February 1

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A1424/20

COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS.
PASSENGERS ARRIVING FROM OUTSIDE AUSTRIA, BELGIUM, BULGARIA,
CROATIA, CYPRUS, CZECH REPUBLIC, DENMARK, ESTONIA, FINLAND, FRANCE,
GERMANY, GREECE, HUNGARY, ICELAND, IRELAND (REP.), ITALY, LATVIA,
LIECHTENSTEIN, LITHUANIA, LUXEMBOURG, MALTA, NETHERLANDS, NORWAY,
POLAND, PORTUGAL, ROMANIA, SLOVAKIA, SLOVENIA, SPAIN, SWITZERLAND
AND UNITED KINGDOM ARE NOT ALLOWED TO ENTER SWEDEN.
THIS DOES NOT APPLY TO NATIONALS OF AUSTRIA, BELGIUM, BULGARIA,
CROATIA, CYPRUS, CZECH REPUBLIC, DENMARK, ESTONIA, FINLAND, FRANCE,
GERMANY, GREECE, HUNGARY, ICELAND, IRELAND (REP.), ITALY,
LATVIA,LIECHTENSTEIN, LITHUANIA, LUXEMBOURG, MALTA, NETHERLANDS,
NORWAY, POLAND, PORTUGAL, ROMANIA, SLOVAKIA, SLOVENIA, SPAIN,
SWEDEN, SWITZERLAND AND UNITED KINGDOM, AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS.
THIS DOES NOT APPLY TO THE FOLLOWING:
1. PASSENGERS WHO ARE AN EEA CITIZEN OR A CITIZEN OF ANDORRA,
MONACO, SAN MARINO, SWITZERLAND OR THE VATICAN CITY.
2. PASSENGERS WHO HAVE LONG TERM RESIDENT STATUS IN SWEDEN OR
ANOTHER EU STATE.
3. PASSENGERS WITH A PERMANENT RESIDENCE PERMIT ISSUED
BY SWEDEN OR ANOTHER EEA STATE, ANDORRA, MONACO, SAN MARINO,
SWITZERLAND OR THE VATICAN CITY.
4. PASSENGERS WITH A NATIONAL VISA ISSUED BY SWEDEN OR A NATIONAL
VISA VALID LONGER THAN THREE MONTHS IN ANOTHER EEA STATE, ANDORRA,
MONACO, SAN MARINO, SWITZERLAND, OR VATICAN CITY.
5.PASSANGERS WHO HAVE FAMILY TIES AS SPECIFIED IN CHAPTER 3A,

SECTION 2, FIRST PARAGRAPH OR CHAPTER 5, SECTION 3, FIRST PARAGRAPH,
POINTS 1-4,OR SECTION 3A OF THE ALIENS ACT(2005:716) TO A PERSON
COVERED BY ANY OF POINTS 1-4 OR TO SWEDISH CITIZEN.
6. ARE A CITIZEN OF THE UNITED KINGDOM OR A FAMILY MEMBER OF SUCH A
CITIZEN, PROVIDED THAT THEY ARE COVERED BY ARTICLE 10 OF THE
AGREEMENT ON THE WITHDRAWAL OF THE UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN
AND NORTHERN IRELAND FROM THE EUROPEAN UNION AND THE EUROPEAN ATOMIC
ENERGY COMMUNITY (OJ L 29, 31.1.2020,P.7)
7. OR LIVES IN ONE OF THE FOLLOWING COUNTRIES AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, NEW
ZEALAND, RWANDA, SINGAPORE, SOUTH KOREA, THAILAND, URUGUAY
THIS DOES NOT APPLY TO THE FOLLOWING PASSENGERS WITH AN ESSENTIAL
FUNCTION OR NEED, FOR EXAMPLE:
1. HEALTHCARE PERSONNEL, RESEARCHERS IN HEALTH AND MEDICAL CARE AND
ELDERLY STAFF
2. BORDER WORKERS
3. SEASONAL WORKERS IN THE AGRICULTURAL, FORESTRY AND HORTICULTURE
SECTORS
4. PERSONNEL TRANSPORTING GOODS AND OTHER PERSONNEL IN THE TRANSPORT
SECTOR
5. PERSONS COVERED BY CHAPTER 2. SECTION 10 OF THE ALIENS ACT
(2005:716)
6. PERSONS WORKING IN INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS OR ARE INVITED BY
SUCH ORGANISATIONS AND WHOSE PRESENCE IS NECESSARY FOR THE
ORGANISATION ACTIVITIES, MILITARY PERSONNEL, AID WORKERS AND CIVIL
DEFENCE STAFF
7. PASSENGERS IN TRANSIT
8. PERSONS WITH IMPERATIVE FAMILY REASONS
9. SEAFARERS
10.PERSONS IN NEED OF INTERNATIONAL PROTECTION OR FOR OTHER
HUMANITARIAN REASONS
11. PERSONS WHO TRAVEL FOR THE PURPOSE OF STUDYING
12. PERSONS WHO ARE HIGHLY SKILLED WORKERS, IF THE JOB THE ALIEN IS
TO PERFORM CANNOT BE POSTPONED OR PERFORMED REMOTELY
FROM: 18 DEC 2020 10:30 TO: 18 MAR 2021 13:00 EST

A1454/20
FROM 1 JANUARY 2021 A TRAFFIC PERMIT IS REQUIRED FOR COMMERCIAL
AIR TRAFFIC BETWEEN SWEDEN AND THE UNITED KINGDOM. INFORMATION ON
HOW TO APPLY FOR A TRAFFIC PERMIT CAN BE FOUND ON:
HTTPS://WWW.TRANSPORTSTYRELSEN.SE/SV/LUFTFART/FLYGB
OLAG/TRAFIKTILLSTAND/INFORMATION-OMTRAFIKTILLSTAND-TILL-OCH-FRAN-STOR

BRITTANNIEN/
FROM: 29 DEC 2020 15:31 TO: 31 JAN 2021 23:59

A1458/20
COVID-19: ENTRY BAN TO SWEDEN FROM UNITED KINGDOM AND DENMARK.
PERSONS TRAVELLING TO SWEDEN FROM DENMARK OR UNITED KINGDOM SHALL BE
REFUSED ENTRY INTO SWEDEN. THIS DOES NOT APPLY TO THE FOLLOWING:
PERSONS WHO ARE CITIZENS OF SWEDEN, PERSONS LIVING OR PERFORMING
HEALTH- AND/OR MEDICAL CARE WORK ON BORNHOLM AND TRAVELLING VIA
SWEDEN BETWEEN BORNHOLM AND ANOTHER PART OF DENMARK, PERSONS WHO
PERFORM HEALTH- AND/OR MEDICAL TRANSPORTS TO SWEDEN FROM DENMARK,
PERSONS WHO LIVE OR WORK IN SWEDEN, PERSONNEL TRANSPORTING GOODS AND
OTHER PERSONNEL IN THE TRANSPORT SECTOR, PERSONS WITH IMPERATIVE
FAMILY REASONS, PERSONS COVERED BY CHAPTER 2. SECTION 10 OF THE
ALIENS ACT (2005:716), AND PERSONS WORKING IN INTERNATIONAL
ORGANISATIONS OR ARE INVITED BY SUCH ORGANISATIONS AND WHOSE
PRESENCE IS NECESSARY FOR THE ORGANISATIONS ACTIVITIES. PERSONS
TRAVELLING TO SWEDEN FROM UNITED KINGDOM AND WHO ARE NOT CITIZENS OF
SWEDEN OR PERSONNEL TRANSPORTING GOODS AND OTHER PERSONNEL IN THE
TRANSPORT SECTOR, ARE REQUIRED TO PRESENT A NEGATIVE TEST RESULT FOR
ONGOING COVID-19 INFECTION PERFORMED WITHIN 72 HOURS PRIOR TO
ARRIVAL IN SWEDEN.
FROM: 31 DEC 2020 23:00 TO: 21 JAN 2021 22:59

Switzerland - Open with Restrictions - 12/10/2020

SWITZERLAND

Last Updated: 12/10/2020
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through December 29, 2020

OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to land
US passengers; Allowed to enter for essential travel (e.g. business purposes with proof)
Quarantine: Business travelers exempted

 
BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Foreign nationals are not allowed into Switzerland.
  • Exempted are the following persons:
    • Nationals of Switzerland, EEA member states and United Kingdom.
    • Passengers arriving from Schengen member states.
    • Passengers arriving directly from: Andorra, Australia, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Ireland, Japan, South Korea, Monaco, New Zealand, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, Thailand, Uruguay, Vatican city (Holy See). 
    • Family members of nationals of EEA member states; proof is required.
    • Family members of UK citizens; proof is required.
    • Residents of Switzerland & Liechtenstein.
    • Residents of Schengen member states routing directly via Switzerland to their country of residence.
    • Pax with Swiss D-visa.
    • Pax with Schengen C-visa issued by Switzerland after 16 March 2020.
    • All crew and minimum support staff to carry out cargo and passenger flights.
    • Passengers for business purposes; proof of importance of presence must be provided with a Letter of Invitation from the hosting party for approval by Immigration Police prior the journey.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 
QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • All travelers having stayed or transited through high risk countries/regions within the past 10 days prior entry in Switzerland are required to self-quarantine for 10 days. The country list is updated on a regular basis and is available at https://www.bag.admin.ch/entry.
  • From December 14, travelers from following countries are required to self-quarantine: 
    • France: overseas French Polynesia
    • Italy: several regions
    • Austria: several regions
    • Andorra, Croatia, Georgia, Hungary, Jordan, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Poland, Portugal, San Marino, Serbia, Slovenia, USA
  • Exempted from the quarantine requirements are:
    • Transport personnel on duty
    • Transit passengers having stayed for less than 24 hours in a state with an increased risk of infection. 
    • Individuals traveling for an important medical reasons that cannot be postponed.
    • Business travelers who are travelling for an important reason that cannot be postponed.
  • No PCR test requirements.
  • There are various nationwide measures, rules and bans in place. Travelers are recommended to remain aware of the local restrictions as changes can occur on a short notice. Detailed information is available at https://www.bag.admin.ch/bag/en/home/krankheiten/ausbrueche-epidemien-pandemien/aktuelle-ausbrueche-epidemien/novel-cov/massnahmen-des-bundes.html#-228977763

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-EVALUATED

  • December 29, 2020

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • All non-EU crew must provide passport, crew ID, copy of visa and license in advance in order to get approval from the Immigration Police.
  • All arriving passengers and crew are required to fill out a Contact Tracing Card form prior arrival into Switzerland. Aircraft operators are requested to collect and keep the data for 14 days following the flight. Completed forms are to be sent to [email protected]
  • Wearing of masks is mandatory for all passengers. Exempted are: Children under 12 years and passengers with a special or medical reason.
  • Detailed travel information is available at: https://reopen.europa.eu

 

LATEST NOTAMS

A0665/20
COVID-19: FLT RESTRICTION
RESTRICTIONS AS PRESCRIBED BY SWISS FEDERAL COUNCIL, TRAVELLERS WHO
HAVE STAYED IN ONE OF THE COUNTRIES OR REGIONS, MENTIONED HERE 
(UPDATED REGULARLY):
WWW.BAG.ADMIN.CH/ENTRY BFR ENTERING SWITZERLAND OBLIGED TO GO 
DIRECTLY TO THEIR APARTMENT OR OTHER SUITABLE ACCOMMODATION 
IMMEDIATELY AFT ENTRY. THEY MUST STAY THERE PERMANENTLY FOR 10 DAYS 
AFT ENTRY QUARANTINE. 
FLW PERSONS EXEMPT FM OBLIGATION TO QUARANTINE: 
- PERSONS WHO, ON A PROFESSIONAL BASIS, TRANSPORT PERSONS OR GOODS
ACROSS BORDERS BY ROAD, RAIL, SEA OR AIR,
- PERSONS WHO, IN THE COURSE OF THEIR PROFESSIONAL ACT IN RAIL, BUS,
SHIP OR AIR TRANSPORT COMPANIES, TRANSPORT PERSONS ACROSS BORDERS 
AND WHO HAVE STAYED FOR THIS PURPOSE IN COUNTRY OR AREA WITH AN
INCREASED RISK OF INFECTION, 
- PERSONS WHO, AS TRANSIT PAX, HAVE STAYED FOR LESS THAN 24 HR IN A
STATE OR TERRITORY WITH AN INCREASED RISK OF INFECTION. 
MORE EXEMPTION CAN BE FOUND IN THE CORRESPONDING ORDONNANCE TO BE
FOUND ON: WWW.BAG.ADMIN.CH/ENTRY
FROM: 09 OCT 2020  13:43   TO: 28 DEC 2020  23:59 EST

A0706/20
COVID-19: PAX RQMNTS
WEARING OF FACE MASKS MANDATORY FOR PAX ON BOARD OF SKED OR CHARTER
FLT OPR FM OR TO SWITZERLAND AND AT ALL INTERIORS OF THE AIRPORTS.
EXCEPTIONS:
A) CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 12.
B) PEOPLE WHO CANNOT WEAR A FACE MASK FOR SPECIAL OR MEDICAL REASONS.
FROM: 21 OCT 2020  15:46   TO: 31 DEC 2020  23:59 EST

A0779/20
COVID-19: FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS
AS PRESCRIBED BY THE SWISS FEDERAL COUNCIL, ENTRY INTO SWITZERLAND 
REFUSED TO ALL FOREIGN NATIONALS WHO WISH TO ENTER SWITZERLAND 
EXCEPTIONS:
1. NATIONALS OF EEA MEMBER STATES AND SWITZERLAND.
2. BRITISH NATIONALS.
3. PAX ARR FM SCHENGEN MEMBER STATES. 
4. PAX ARR DIRECTLY (OR INDIRECTLY VIA ONE OR MORE TRANSIT AIRPORTS
   GIVEN THAT THEY DO NOT LEAVE THE INTERNATIONAL TRANSIT ZONE OF THE
   AIRPORT) FM ANDORRA, AUSTRALIA, BULGARIA, CANADA,
   CROATIA, CYPRUS, IRELAND (REP.), JAPAN, KOREA (REP.), 
   MONACO, NEW ZEALAND, ROMANIA, RWANDA, SAN MARINO, SINGAPORE, 
   THAILAND, URUGUAY AND VATICAN CITY (HOLY SEE).
5. FAMILY MEMBERS OF NATIONALS OF EEA MEMBER STATES. THEY MUST 
   PRESENT PROOF OF THEIR RELATIONSHIP.
6. FAMILY MEMBERS OF BRITISH NATIONALS. THEY MUST PRESENT PROOF 
   OF THEIR RELATIONSHIP.
7. RESIDENTS OF LIECHTENSTEIN AND SWITZERLAND.
8. RESIDENTS OF SCHENGEN MEMBER STATES RTN DIRECTLY VIA SWITZERLAND
   TO THEIR COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE.
9. PAX WITH D VISA ISSUED BY SWITZERLAND.
10.PAX WITH SCHENGEN C VISA ISSUED BY SWITZERLAND AFT 16 MAR 2020.
11.PAX WHO REPRESENT JUSTIFIED INDIVIDUAL CASE OF HARDSHIP, IN CASE
   OF PERSONS EXEMPTED FM VISA RQMNTS, SWISS REPRESENTATIONS ABROAD 
   MAY CERTIFY EXISTENCE OF JUSTIFIED INDIVIDUAL CASE OF HARDSHIP.
12.ALL CREW AND MNM SUPPORT STAFF REQUIRED TO CARRY OUT CARGO 
   AND PAX FLT.
FROM: 23 NOV 2020  09:00   TO: 28 FEB 2021  23:59 EST

Turkey - Open - 12/09/2020

TURKEY

Last Updated:  12/09/2020
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 05, 2020 

OPEN
 

BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • No restrictions.

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed
  • Crew rest is allowed

 

QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

  • No quarantine requirements.
  • No PCR test requirements.
  • Nationwide curfew applies to Turkish citizens and residents but not for foreign tourists.

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-EVALUATED

  • January 05, 2020

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

LATEST NOTAMS
A3420/20

COVID-19:
STARTING FROM JUNE 11 2020 2059 UTC HOURS ALL FLIGHTS, REGARDLESS
OF THE SEAT CONFIGURATION,WILL BE ALLOWED FROM/TO ANY TURKISH

AERODROMES WITH THE FOLLOWING CONDITIONS:
I. ALL PASSENGERS HAVE TO WEAR MASKS DURING ANY TIME AT THE AIRPORT
AND ON BOARD.
II. ALL ARRIVING PASSENGER WILL BE ASKED TO FILL THE PASSENGER
LOCATOR FORMS DURING THE FLIGHT.
III.ALL ARRIVING PASSENGERS WILL BE EXAMINED AND WILL BE TESTED IF
THEY HAVE ANY SYMPTONS. PASSENGERS SHALL BE INFORMED BY THE
OPERATORS BEFOREHAND AND DURING FLIGHT.
IV. PASSENGERS WITH POSITIVE TEST RESULT, WILL NOT BE DEPORTED,WILL
RECEIVE TREATMENT.
V. THE FLIGHT PERMISSIONS TO BE GRANTED FOR THE COUNTRIES WILL BE
COORDINATED WITH THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH.
VI. OPERATORS SHALL MEET THE REQUIREMENTS PUBLISHED BY THE TURKISH
DGCA ON AIRPORT AND AIRLINE PANDEMIC GUIDELINES FOR ALL FLIGHTS.
(HTTP://WEB.SHGM.GOV.TR/DOCUMENTS/SIVILHAVACILIK/FILES/COVID-19/DGCA-
AIRPORT-GUIDELINES.PDF,
HTTP://WEB.SHGM.GOV.TR/DOCUMENTS/SIVILHAVACILIK/FILES/COVID-19/DGCA-A
IRLINE-GUIDELINES.PDF)
FROM: 10 JUL 2020 14:18 TO: 31 DEC 2020 20:59 EST

United Kingdom - Open with Restrictions - 01/06/2021

UNITED KINGDOM

Last Updated: 01/06/2021
Subject: Latest Country Restrictions through January 31, 2021

OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS
US aircraft: Allowed to land
US passengers: Allowed to enter
Quarantine: 10 days; business travelers in certain categories exempted


BUSINESS FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

  • Commercial and private passenger flights where the last point of departure was South Africa are prohibited from landing in England. Ambulance flights transporting patients for medical treatment are exempted. 

 

RESTRICTIONS FOR TECHNICAL REFUELING/CREW REST

  • Technical refueling is allowed.
  • Crew rest is allowed.

 
QUARANTINE REQUIREMENTS

 

DATE THE RESTRICTION IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED TO END OR BE RE-EVALUATED

  • January 31, 2021

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • It is mandatory for all passengers and crew to fill out a Passenger Locator Form in order to provide journey and contact details.
  • Passenger Location Form can be filled out up to 48 hours in advance of travel to speed up the entry process upon arrival. Online form is available here: https://www.gov.uk/provide-journey-contact-details-before-travel-uk
  • Exempted from filling out the Passenger Locator form are:
    • Travelers arriving from Ireland, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man.
    • Personnel of diplomatic missions, consular posts or international organizations, and their family members, as well as Defense personnel and contractors required to deliver defined essential Defense tasks, and officials required to work on essential border security duties.
  • From October 30, operators are required to provide Public Health Information to passengers at 4 stages: upon booking, 24-48h prior flight, at check-in and on-board. Operators must keep records of compliance; penalties for non-compliance apply.  
  • UK Border force detailed information is available at: www.gov.uk/uk-border-control

 

LATEST NOTAMS

B2469/20
COVID-19: THE FOLLOWING ON-BOARD MESSAGE MUST BE DELIVERED BY ALL
FLIGHTS INTO ENGLAND, SCOTLAND, AND NORTHERN IRELAND PRIOR TO
DISEMBARKATION. THIS SHOULD BE COMPLETED IN ENGLISH AND
AN OFFICIALLY RECOGNISED LANGUAGE OF THE COUNTRY OF DEPARTURE.
-ANNOUNCEMENT STARTS- THE FOLLOWING IS A PUBLIC HEALTH MESSAGE ON
BEHALF OF THE UK PUBLIC HEALTH AGENCIES.
BEFORE ENTERING THE UK, YOU MUST COMPLETE A PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM
ONLINE, REGARDLESS OF WHERE YOU ARE ARRIVING FROM. YOU MUST ALSO
SELF-ISOLATE FOR THE FIRST 14 DAYS AFTER YOU ARRIVE, UNLESS YOU ARE
IN AN EXEMPT CATEGORY. THIS IS TO PROTECT YOURSELF AND OTHERS. VISIT
GOV.UK FOR MORE INFORMATION.
THE SYMPTOMS OF CORONAVIRUS ARE A NEW CONTINUOUS COUGH, A HIGH
TEMPERATURE OR A LOSS OF, OR CHANGE IN, NORMAL SENSE OF TASTE OR
SMELL. IF YOU EXPERIENCE ANY OF THESE SYMPTOMS, HOWEVER MILD, YOU
ARE ADVISED TO MAKE YOURSELF KNOWN TO THE CREW. SIMPLE MEASURES YOU
CAN TAKE TO HELP PROTECT YOURSELF AND FAMILY ARE:
WASH YOUR HANDS
AVOID TOUCHING YOUR FACE WITH YOUR HANDS
CATCH COUGHS AND SNEEZES IN A TISSUE AND DISPOSE OF IT IMMEDIATELY
-ANNOUNCEMENT ENDS-. 2020-10-0279-AS2
FROM: 23 NOV 2020 09:30 TO: 30 JAN 2021 23:59

B2472/20
COVID-19: CREWS/PASSENGERS REQUIREMENTS. CREWS SHOULD COMPLETE
THE ENHANCED GENERAL AIRCRAFT DECLARATION (GAD) PROCESS FOR ALL
INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS INTO THE UK, INCLUDING THE ACTIVE REPORTING OF
NIL RETURNS. IF SYMPTOMATIC PASSENGERS ARE IDENTIFIED, THIS MUST BE
NOTIFIED.
GADS FOR FLIGHTS TO ENGLAND SHOULD BE SENT TO THE HEALTH CONTROL
UNIT:
TEL: +44 (0) 20 8745 7209
EMAIL: HEATHROW.HCUATPHE.GOV.UK
GADS FOR FLIGHTS TO SCOTLAND SHOULD BE SENT TO PUBLIC HEALTH
SCOTLAND:
TEL: +44 (0)141 300 1414
EMAIL: NSS.HPSCORONAVIRUSATNHS.NET (SUBJECT: AIRCRAFT DECLARATION)
GADS FOR FLIGHTS TO NORTHERN IRELAND SHOULD BE SENT TO PUBLIC HEALTH
SCOTLAND:
TEL: +44 (0)141 300 1414
EMAIL: NIPORTHEALTHATHSCNI.NET.
CREWS ARE REQUIRED TO BRIEF PASSENGERS VIA THE ANNOUNCEMENT FOUND IN
SEPARATE B SERIES NOTAM IF LANDING IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND NORTHERN
IRELAND.
2020-10-0278-AS2
FROM: 23 NOV 2020 10:30 TO: 30 JAN 2021 23:59

B2588/20
COVID-19: THE FOLLOWING ON-BOARD MESSAGE MUST BE DELIVERED BY ALL FLIGHTS INTO ENGLAND, SCOTLAND, AND NORTHERN IRELAND PRIOR TO DISEMBARKATION. THIS SHOULD BE COMPLETED IN ENGLISH AND AN OFFICIALLY RECOGNISED LANGUAGE OF THE COUNTRY OF DEPARTURE. -ANNOUNCEMENT STARTS- THE FOLLOWING IS A PUBLIC HEALTH MESSAGE ON BEHALF OF THE UK PUBLIC HEALTH AGENCIES. BEFORE ENTERING THE UK, YOU MUST COMPLETE A PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM ONLINE, REGARDLESS OF WHERE YOU ARE ARRIVING FROM. YOU MUST ALSO SELF-ISOLATE FOR THE FIRST 14 DAYS AFTER YOU ARRIVE, UNLESS YOU ARE IN AN EXEMPT CATEGORY. THIS IS TO PROTECT YOURSELF AND OTHERS. VISIT GOV.UK FOR MORE INFORMATION. THE SYMPTOMS OF CORONAVIRUS ARE A NEW CONTINUOUS COUGH, A HIGH TEMPERATURE OR A LOSS OF, OR CHANGE IN, NORMAL SENSE OF TASTE OR SMELL. IF YOU EXPERIENCE ANY OF THESE SYMPTOMS, HOWEVER MILD, YOU ARE ADVISED TO MAKE YOURSELF KNOWN TO THE CREW. SIMPLE MEASURES YOU CAN TAKE TO HELP PROTECT YOURSELF AND FAMILY ARE: WASH YOUR HANDS AVOID TOUCHING YOUR FACE WITH YOUR HANDS CATCH COUGHS AND SNEEZES IN A TISSUE AND DISPOSE OF IT IMMEDIATELY -ANNOUNCEMENT ENDS-. 2020-10-0279-AS2 
FROM: 23 NOV 2020 09:30 TO: 30 JAN 2021 23:59

B2613/20
COVID-19: CREWS/PASSENGERS REQUIREMENTS. CREWS SHOULD COMPLETE
THE ENHANCED GENERAL AIRCRAFT DECLARATION (GAD) PROCESS FOR ALL 
INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS INTO THE UK, INCLUDING THE ACTIVE REPORTING OF 
NIL RETURNS. IF SYMPTOMATIC PASSENGERS ARE IDENTIFIED, THIS MUST BE 
NOTIFIED. 
GADS FOR FLIGHTS TO WALES SHOULD BE SENT TO THE CARDIFF 
INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AND PORT HEALTH AUTHORITY:
TEL: 01446 712600, 0300 003 0032 (MONDAY - FRIDAY 0900-1700), 
OUTSIDE OF THESE HOURS 0300 123 9223, EMAIL: ADM AT CWL.AERO AND 
PORTHEALTH-SRSWALES AT VALEOFGLAMORGAN.GOV.UK.
CREWS ARE REQUIRED TO BRIEF PASSENGERS VIA THE ANNOUNCEMENT FOUND IN 
SEPARATE B SERIES NOTAM IF LANDING IN WALES. 2020-10-0278-AS2
FROM: 08 DEC 2020  11:14   TO: 30 JAN 2021  23:59

B2756/20
COVID-19: INFORMATION
COMMERCIAL AND PRIVATE PASSENGER FLIGHTS WHERE THE LAST POINT OF
DEPARTURE WAS SOUTH AFRICA (ZA) IN ITS ENTIRETY WILL BE PROHIBITED
FROM LANDING IN ENGLAND. THIS REGULATION DOES NOT APPLY TO AIR
AMBULANCE ACFT WHERE THE LANDING IS FOR THE PURPOSE OF TRANSPORTING
A PERSON FOR MEDICAL TREATMENT. ALL FLIGHTS LANDING TO SECURE THE
SAFETY OF THE AIRCRAFT OR FOR HEALTH AND SAFETY OF ANY PERSON ABOARD
WILL CONTINUE TO BE PERMITTED. 2020-12-0299/AS6
FROM: 24 DEC 2020  15:51   TO: 23 MAR 2021  08:59

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