Europe Albania April 8, 2020 General Restrictions: As of 23MAR Civil Aviation Authority suspended all international flights at Tirana International Airport (LTAI). Allowed flights are cargo, humanitarian, and repatriation. All ports of entry have closed indefinitely. Ferry to/from Greece, Italy are suspended. Passenger Restrictions: Quarantine for 14 days is requested for any individuals entering Albania. Austria March 22, 2020 General restrictions: Air traffic was discontinued from the following regions: China, South Korea, Iran, Italy, Switzerland, France, Spain, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Russia, and Ukraine. Passenger restrictions: Third-country nationals who do not have a residence permit in Austria are prohibited from entering The post Business Aviation in Europe: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Impact appeared first on Universal® Operational Insight Blog.
Caribbean Anguila April 7, 2020 General Restrictions: Anguilla ports are closed to all passenger vessels. Ferry flights in to pick up foreign nationals to return to home country are allowed. Allowed flights are considered on a case by case basis. Passenger Restrictions: Passengers are NOT allowed to enter Anguilla. No exceptions. Crew: Extended ground time and overnight stays are not permitted for crew. Expect quick turnarounds. Tech Stop Details: Tech stops are allowed with no disembarkation. Antigua April 8, 2020 General Restrictions: VC Bird International Airport (ANU) closed to all incoming commercial passenger flights. Restricted entry for nonresidents. Passenger Restrictions: Denied entry to any The post Caribbean: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Impact on Business Aviation appeared first on Universal® Operational Insight Blog.
Asia & Pacific Region Australia April 6, 2020 General Restrictions: Below restrictions for Australian citizens, residents and immediate family. All other foreign nationals are still not allowed entry. Passenger Restrictions: From 23:59 AEDT on 28 March 2020 all people entering Australia will be required to undertake their mandatory 14-day quarantine at designated facilities (for example, a hotel), in their port of arrival Travellers will be transported directly to designated facilities after appropriate immigration, customs and enhanced health checks. Designated facilities will be determined by the relevant state or territory government and will ordinarily be in the city of entry where The post Asia-Pacific Region: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Impact on Business Aviation appeared first on Universal® Operational Insight Blog.
Mexico April 8, 2020 Latest updates: Our ground handling offices, as well as our FBO in Toluca, remain open to support missions and are following best practices for safe handling of flights during this COVID-19 pandemic. Announced new restrictions on April 3, bringing the country closer to lockdown. Mexican Tourism and Health officials instructed hotels to cancel new and existing reservations and close for non-essential business. As a reminder, the U.S. government does not pay for lodging or other expenses incurred due to travel disruptions abroad. International commercial flight options currently exist in Mexico. U.S. citizens who wish to return The post Mexico: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Impact on Business Aviation appeared first on Universal® Operational Insight Blog.