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France: Restrictions due to COVID-19 pandemic. 17-25 JUL20. Impact: High.

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F1112/20 

Valid from: 17 Jul 2020 1526 UTC

Valid till: 25 Jul 2020 2359 UTC

NOTAM message

COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS AND HEALTH MEASURES: 

I - IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PRIME MINISTERS INSTRUCTION DATED 1 JULY 2020 NUMBER 6187/SG ON BORDER CONTROLS AND DECREE 2020-860 DATED 10 JUILLET 2020 PRESCRIBING THE GENERAL MEASURES NECESSARY TO COPE WITH THE COVID-19 EPIDEMICS, FRANCE MAINTAINS CONTROLS AT ITS BORDERS AND RESTRICTS TRAVEL. 


II - PASSENGERS ARRIVING IN METROPOLITAN FRANCE FM: COUNTRIES OF THE EUROPEAN UNION, ANDORRA, ICELAND, LIECHTENSTEIN, MONACO, NORWAY, SAN MARINO, SWITZERLAND, UNITED KINGDOM AND THE HOLY SEE, COUNTRIES LISTED IN THE PRIME MINISTERS INSTRUCTION DATED 1 JULY 2020 NUMBER 6187/SG (AUSTRALIA, CANADA, SOUTH KOREA, GEORGIA, JAPAN, MONTENEGRO, MOROCCO, NEW ZEALAND, RWANDA, SERBIA, THAILAND, TUNISIA AND URUGUAY) ARE NOT LIMITED IN THEIR REASONS FOR TRAVEL AS A PREVENTION OF THE RISK RELATED TO THE COVID-19 EPIDEMIC.


 III - PASSENGERS ARRIVING FROM ANY OTHER COUNTRY THAN THE ONES LISTED IN PARAGRAPH II SHALL BE AUTHORISED TO ENTER METROPOLITAN FRANCE ONLY FOR THE REASONS GIVEN IN THE DOCUMENT ATTESTATION DE DEPLACEMENT VERS LA FRANCE METROPOLITAINE DEPUIS LES PAYS TIERS, AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET.


IV - PASSENGERS TRAVELLING TO GUADELOUPE, MARTINIQUE, REUNION, SAINT-BARTHELEMY, SAINT-MARTIN AND SAINT-PIERRE AND MIQUELON WILL BE SUBJECT TO A STRICT FOURTEEN DAYS QUARANTINE UPON THEIR ARRIVAL. NEVERTHELESS, PASSENGERS WHO HAVE BEEN RIGHT TURN PCR TESTED NEGATIVE WITHIN 48 TO 72 HOURS BEFORE THE FLIGHT WILL BE ALLOWED TO ENTER THE TERRITORY AFTER A QUARANTINE REDUCED TO 7 DAYS, FOLLOWED BY A NEW NEGATIVE RIGHT TURN PCR TEST. 


V - TRAVEL TO GUYANE AND MAYOTTE SHALL BE AUTHORISED ONLY FOR THE REASONS GIVEN IN THE DOCUMENT ATTESTATION DE DEPLACEMENT DEROGATOIRE VERS UNE COLLECTIVITE DOUTREMER, AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET. PASSENGERS WILL BE SUBJECT TO A STRICT FOURTEEN DAY QUARANTINE UPON THEIR ARRIVAL. 


VI - ALL PASSENGERS PRESENT TO THE AIR CARRIER, BEFORE BOARDING: - AS APPLICABLE, THE DOCUMENT CORRESPONDING TO THEIR TRAVEL FROM THOSE LISTED IN PARAGRAPHS III AND V, ACCOMPANIED BY THE REQUIRED SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS, - A SWORN STATEMENT THAT THEY DO NOT SHOW ANY SYMPTOM OF COVID 19 AND THAT THEY HAVE NO KNOWLEDGE OF HAVING BEEN IN CONTACT WITH A CONFIRMED COVID 19 CASE WITHIN 14 DAYS BEFORE THE FLIGHT, AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET. 

THESE FORMS ARE COMPLETED ONLINE, PRINTED OR COPIED BY HAND. FAILURE TO PROVIDE THESE DOCUMENTS SHALL RESULT IN BOARDING DENIAL BY THE AIR CARRIER. 


VII - QUARANTINE OR ISOLATION MEASURES MAY BE PRESCRIBED AT THE ARRIVAL IN FRANCE: - A PERSON MAY BE SUBJECT TO QUARANTINE MEASURES IN CASE OF SYMPTOMS SUGGESTING A COVID-19 INFECTION, - DEPENDING ON THEIR PROVENANCE, PASSENGERS MAY BE ENCOURAGED TO UNDERGO A VOLUNTARY QUARANTINE PERIOD AT THEIR ARRIVAL IN FRANCE. 


VIII - THE AIR CARRIER MAY REQUIRE PASSENGERS TO UNDERGO A TEMPERATURE CHECK BEFORE BOARDING. IT MAY DENY BOARDING TO PASSENGERS WHO REFUSE SCREENING. 


IX - THE AIR CARRIER DENIES BOARDING TO ANY PERSON AGED ELEVEN YEARS OR OLDER WHO DOES NOT WEAR A SURGICAL MASK. THIS REQUIREMENT SHALL NOT PREVENT THE PASSENGER FROM BEING ASKED TO WITHDRAW IT FOR THE PURPOSE OF IDENTITY CHECK. CROSS - THE AIR CARRIER SHALL ENSURE, TO THE EXTENT PRACTICABLE, PHYSICAL DISTANCING ON EACH AIRCRAFT TO AVOID PASSENGERS SEATING NEXT TO EACH OTHER WHENEVER POSSIBLE. 


XI - AIR CARRIERS SHALL INFORM THEIR PASSENGERS OF THE PROVISIONS REFERRED TO IN PARAGRAPHS III TO IX AS SOON AS POSSIBLE BEFORE THE FLIGHT. 


XII - THE AIR CARRIER SHALL INFORM THE PASSENGERS ON BOARD, IN PARTICULAR BY MEANS OF SOUND ANNOUNCEMENTS, ABOUT HYGIENE AND SOCIAL DISTANCING MEASURES KNOWN AS BARRIER MEASURES. 


XIII - AS APPLICABLE ACCORDING TO THEIR PROVENANCE, THE AIR CARRIER SHALL INFORM THE PASSENGERS ON BOARD, IN PARTICULAR BY MEANS OF SOUND ANNOUNCEMENTS, THAT THEY ARE ENCOURAGED BY THE FRENCH AUTHORITIES TO UNDERGO A VOLUNTARY QUARANTINE PERIOD AT THEIR ARRIVAL IN FRANCE IN THE ACCOMMODATION OF THEIR CHOICE, AND THAT INFORMATION ABOUT THE PROCESS WILL BE GIVEN TO THEM UPON THEIR ARRIVAL AT THE AIRPORT, ALONG WITH THE USEFUL PHONE NUMBERS. 


XIV - THE AIR CARRIER SHALL ENSURE THE DISTRIBUTION AND COLLECTION OF LOCATOR FORMS (SEE INTERNATIONAL CIVIL AVIATION ORGANIZATION (ICAO) ANNEX 9, APPENDIX 13, AND THE ORDER OF 9 JULY 2014 RELATING TO THE PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM) AND VERIFY THEY ARE FILLED IN BY EVERY PASSENGER BEFORE DISEMBARKING. 


XV - THE AIR CARRIER SHALL ALLOW ACCESS TO A WATER AND SOAP POINT OR TO HYDRO-ALCOHOLIC GEL FOR PASSENGERS. 


XVI - LONGITUDE STAY VISAS, RESIDENCE PERMITS, PROVISIONAL RESIDENCE PERMITS AND RESIDENCE PERMIT APPLICATIONS WITH AN EXPIRE DATE BETWEEN 16 MARCH 2020 AND 15 JUNE 2020 ARE AUTOMATICALLY EXTENDED BY 6 MONTHS.

Area of influence: 44.12N 0.4E, R 852 km (460 NM)

More details: This NOTAM (ID F1112) issued in 2020 replaces NOTAM (ID F1084) issued in 2020

Purpose: Immediate attention, PIB entry, Operationally significant for IFR flights

Scope: En-Route

Significant for IFR and VFR traffic

Original Notam

F1112/20 - COVID-19: PASSENGER RESTRICTIONS AND HEALTH MEASURES: I - IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PRIME MINISTERS INSTRUCTION DATED 1 JULY 2020 NR 6187/SG ON BORDER CONTROLS AND DECREE 2020-860 DATED 10 JUILLET 2020 PRESCRIBING THE GENERAL MEASURES NECESSARY TO COPE WITH THE COVID-19 EPIDEMICS, FRANCE MAINTAINS CONTROLS AT ITS BORDERS AND RESTRICTS TRAVEL. II - PASSENGERS ARRIVING IN METROPOLITAN FRANCE FM: COUNTRIES OF THE EUROPEAN UNION, ANDORRA, ICELAND, LIECHTENSTEIN, MONACO, NORWAY, SAN MARINO, SWITZERLAND, UNITED KINGDOM AND THE HOLY SEE, COUNTRIES LISTED IN THE PRIME MINISTERS INSTRUCTION DATED 1 JULY 2020 NR 6187/SG (AUSTRALIA, CANADA, SOUTH KOREA, GEORGIA, JAPAN, MONTENEGRO, MOROCCO, NEW ZEALAND, RWANDA, SERBIA, THAILAND, TUNISIA AND URUGUAY) ARE NOT LIMITED IN THEIR REASONS FOR TRAVEL AS A PREVENTION OF THE RISK RELATED TO THE COVID-19 EPIDEMIC. III - PASSENGERS ARRIVING FM ANY OTHER COUNTRY THAN THE ONES LISTED IN PARAGRAPH II SHALL BE AUTHORISED TO ENTER METROPOLITAN FRANCE ONLY FOR THE REASONS GIVEN IN THE DOCUMENT ATTESTATION DE DEPLACEMENT VERS LA FRANCE METROPOLITAINE DEPUIS LES PAYS TIERS, AVBL ON THE INTERNET. IV - PASSENGERS TRAVELLING TO GUADELOUPE, MARTINIQUE, REUNION, SAINT-BARTHELEMY, SAINT-MARTIN AND SAINT-PIERRE AND MIQUELON WILL BE SUBJECT TO A STRICT FOURTEEN DAYS QUARANTINE UPON THEIR ARRIVAL. NEVERTHELESS, PASSENGERS WHO HAVE BEEN RT PCR TESTED NEGATIVE WI 48 TO 72 HOURS BEFORE THE FLIGHT WILL BE ALLOWED TO ENTER THE TERRITORY AFTER A QUARANTINE REDUCED TO 7 DAYS, FOLLOWED BY A NEW NEGATIVE RT PCR TEST. V - TRAVEL TO GUYANE AND MAYOTTE SHALL BE AUTHORISED ONLY FOR THE REASONS GIVEN IN THE DOCUMENT ATTESTATION DE DEPLACEMENT DEROGATOIRE VERS UNE COLLECTIVITE DOUTREMER, AVBL ON THE INTERNET. PASSENGERS WILL BE SUBJECT TO A STRICT FOURTEEN DAY QUARANTINE UPON THEIR ARRIVAL. VI - ALL PASSENGERS PRESENT TO THE AIR CARRIER, BEFORE BOARDING: - AS APPLICABLE, THE DOCUMENT CORRESPONDING TO THEIR TRAVEL FM THOSE LISTED IN PARAGRAPHS III AND V, ACCOMPANIED BY THE REQUIRED SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS, - A SWORN STATEMENT THAT THEY DO NOT SHOW ANY SYMPTOM OF COVID 19 AND THAT THEY HAVE NO KNOWLEDGE OF HAVING BEEN IN CONTACT WITH A CONFIRMED COVID 19 CASE WI 14 DAYS BEFORE THE FLIGHT, AVBL ON THE INTERNET. THESE FORMS ARE COMPLETED ONLINE, PRINTED OR COPIED BY HAND. FAILURE TO PROVIDE THESE DOCUMENTS SHALL RESULT IN BOARDING DENIAL BY THE AIR CARRIER. VII - QUARANTINE OR ISOLATION MEASURES MAY BE PRESCRIBED AT THE ARRIVAL IN FRANCE: - A PERSON MAY BE SUBJECT TO QUARANTINE MEASURES IN CASE OF SYMPTOMS SUGGESTING A COVID-19 INFECTION, - DEPENDING ON THEIR PROVENANCE, PASSENGERS MAY BE ENCOURAGED TO UNDERGO A VOLUNTARY QUARANTINE PERIOD AT THEIR ARRIVAL IN FRANCE. VIII - THE AIR CARRIER MAY REQUIRE PASSENGERS TO UNDERGO A TEMPERATURE CHECK BEFORE BOARDING. IT MAY DENY BOARDING TO PASSENGERS WHO REFUSE SCREENING. IX - THE AIR CARRIER DENIES BOARDING TO ANY PERSON AGED ELEVEN YEARS OR OLDER WHO DOES NOT WEAR A SURGICAL MASK. THIS REQUIREMENT SHALL NOT PREVENT THE PASSENGER FROM BEING ASKED TO WITHDRAW IT FOR THE PURPOSE OF IDENTITY CHECK. X - THE AIR CARRIER SHALL ENSURE, TO THE EXTENT PRACTICABLE, PHYSICAL DISTANCING ON EACH AIRCRAFT TO AVOID PASSENGERS SEATING NEXT TO EACH OTHER WHENEVER POSSIBLE. XI - AIR CARRIERS SHALL INFORM THEIR PASSENGERS OF THE PROVISIONS REFERRED TO IN PARAGRAPHS III TO IX AS SOON AS POSSIBLE BEFORE THE FLIGHT. XII - THE AIR CARRIER SHALL INFORM THE PASSENGERS ON BOARD, IN PARTICULAR BY MEANS OF SOUND ANNOUNCEMENTS, ABOUT HYGIENE AND SOCIAL DISTANCING MEASURES KNOWN AS BARRIER MEASURES. XIII - AS APPLICABLE ACCORDING TO THEIR PROVENANCE, THE AIR CARRIER SHALL INFORM THE PASSENGERS ON BOARD, IN PARTICULAR BY MEANS OF SOUND ANNOUNCEMENTS, THAT THEY ARE ENCOURAGED BY THE FRENCH AUTHORITIES TO UNDERGO A VOLUNTARY QUARANTINE PERIOD AT THEIR ARRIVAL IN FRANCE IN THE ACCOMMODATION OF THEIR CHOICE, AND THAT INFORMATION ABOUT THE PROCESS WILL BE GIVEN TO THEM UPON THEIR ARRIVAL AT THE AIRPORT, ALONG WITH THE USEFUL PHONE NUMBERS. XIV - THE AIR CARRIER SHALL ENSURE THE DISTRIBUTION AND COLLECTION OF LOCATOR FORMS (SEE ICAO ANNEX 9, APPENDIX 13, AND THE ORDER OF 9 JULY 2014 RELATING TO THE PASSENGER LOCATOR FORM) AND VERIFY THEY ARE FILLED IN BY EVERY PASSENGER BEFORE DISEMBARKING. XV - THE AIR CARRIER SHALL ALLOW ACCESS TO A WATER AND SOAP POINT OR TO HYDRO-ALCOHOLIC GEL FOR PASSENGERS. XVI - LONG-STAY VISAS, RESIDENCE PERMITS, PROVISIONAL RESIDENCE PERMITS AND RESIDENCE PERMIT APPLICATIONS WITH AN EXPIRE DATE BTN 16 MARCH 2020 AND 15 JUNE 2020 ARE AUTOMATICALLY EXTENDED BY 6 MONTHS. 

17 JUL 15:26 2020 UNTIL 25 JUL 23:59 2020.

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