Potential exposure to coronavirus reported on 2 Air Canada flights between Toronto and Halifax – National

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Nova Scotia Health announces potential exposure to COVID-19 on flights from Toronto to Halifax on October 12.In a statement on Saturday, the NSHA said the potential exposures had been identified on the following flights:

  • Air Canada Flight 610 October 12 from Toronto to Halifax
  • Air Canada Flight 604 October 12 from Toronto to Halifax

Air Canada flight 610 took off from Toronto at 2:10 p.m., health officials said.

Public health said passengers in rows 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 seats D, E, F on this particular flight are more likely to have had close contact.

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The second flight took off from Toronto at 8 a.m. with passengers in rows 27, 28, 29, 30 seats A, B and C being the most likely to have had close contact – they are told to watch for themselves symptoms.

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Anyone exposed to the virus on both flights is predicted to develop symptoms for up to 14 days afterward.


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Symptoms of COVID-19 include:

  • Fever (chills, sweating, etc.)
  • Cough (new or worse)
  • Sore throat
  • Headache
  • Shortness of breath
  • Muscle aches
  • Sneezing
  • Nasal congestion or runny nose
  • Hoarsely
  • Diarrhea
  • Unusual fatigue
  • Loss of smell or taste
  • Red, purple, or bluish lesions on the feet, toes, or fingers with no clear cause

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