WestJet & Air Canada side by side at YXX (Photo: Wikimedia Commons | YXXOps)

Negative Covid-19 Test Required for Airline Passenger Arrivals into Canada

In a further blow to the aviation industry, the Canadian government has announced that inbound air travelers to the country will need to present a negative Coronavirus test prior to departing for Canada. The requirement for the test will be in addition to a mandatory 14-day self-quarantine period upon arrival and will come into effect in the New Year through a specific date and a process that has yet to be announced. Currently, Canada only permits citizens and returning residents…