Al-Sulaymaniyah airport requires a COVID-19 PCR test to all travelers

Category: Kurdistan

Date: 2020-07-31T15:30:41+0000

Shafaq News / Al-Sulaymaniyah Airport administration stipulated a mandatory COVID-19 PCR test to all travelers.

The airport said in a statement received by Shafaq News agency, that flights will be resumed starting tomorrow, Saturday, according to the decision of the Iraqi Civil Aviation Authority and the Supreme Committee to confront Coronavirus in the government of Kurdistan Region.

He added that passengers must undergo COVID-19 PCR test 48 hours prior to their flight, otherwise they will not be allowed to enter the airport.

The airport administration added that the hospital of "the martyr Taher Ali Wali Beik" and "Sarchnar" in Al-Sulaymaniyah are authorized to carry out the aforementioned examination.