FREDERICTON (GNB) – Public Health recently identified an international traveller as a confirmed COVID-19 case and through case investigation determined the individual may have been infectious on Aug. 22 while on the following flights:

  • Air Canada Flight 0992 – from Mexico City to Toronto;
  • Air Canada Flight 8918 – from Toronto to Moncton.

Individuals who travelled on these flights should self-monitor for symptoms for 14 days after the flight. Should symptoms develop, they are directed to self-isolate and to call 811.

No new cases

Public Health reported no new cases of COVID-19 today. The number of confirmed cases in New Brunswick is 192 and 186 have recovered. There have been two deaths, and the number of active cases is four. As of today, 62,808 tests have been conducted.

State of emergency extended

The state of emergency mandatory order was renewed today under the authority of the Emergency Measures Act.