COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

Five recent flights into Kelowna contained COVID-19 cases

The flights occurred between May 11 to 16

Five flights into Kelowna from May 11 to 16 had cases of COVID-19 onboard.

One flight from Kelowna to Vancouver also had a positive case onboard, according to the BC CDC’s list of flights.

The affected rows and flights include:

  • Rows 1-6 on WestJet flight 3387 on May 11 from Calgary.
  • Rows 4-10 on Air Canada / Jazz flight 8563 from Calgary also on May 11.
  • Rows 1-4 on WestJet flight 3375 from Calgary on May 14.
  • Rows 3-9 on Air Canada / Jazz flight 8420 from Vancouver on May 15.
  • Rows 14-20 on Air Canada / Jazz flight 8414 from Vancouver on May 16.
  • Rows 12-18 on Air Canada / Jazz flight 8415 from Kelowna Vancouver on May 12.

READ MORE: 22 flights containing COVID-19 case to and from Kelowna in April

Those in the affected rows are advised to self-isolate for 14 days and monitor for symptoms.

On Friday, the Province of B.C. reported 420 new cases of COVID-19.

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