Barbados will probably be reopening its borders to worldwide vacationers and resume business flights on the Grantley Adams Worldwide Airport starting on July 12.
For the U.S., JetBlue will return on July 25 with 4 weekly flights out of JFK Worldwide Airport in New York, adopted by American Airways on Aug. 5 out of Miami, Florida.
Air Canada service from Pearson Worldwide will resume flights on Thursdays and Saturdays starting on July 12.
The Barbadian authorities has outlined the brand new protocols for guests as soon as flights resume.
Inside 72 hours previous to departure for Barbados, all vacationers from excessive danger international locations will probably be “strongly encouraged” to take a COVID-19 PCR take a look at from an accredited laboratory. Vacationers from low danger international locations can have as much as one week previous to departure for Barbados to take their exams.
There may also be a brand new on-line Embarkation/ Disembarkation card (ED card), with private well being questions regarding COVID-19 signs, which vacationers will probably be required to finish. As soon as all required steps are accomplished and supporting paperwork uploaded, vacationers will obtain a bar code by way of electronic mail.
Upon arrival, vacationers will probably be required to current their unfavourable results of a PCR COVID-19 take a look at and bar code to clear immigration.
Vacationers with no documented unfavourable PCR take a look at outcome from an accredited or acknowledged laboratory will probably be required to take a take a look at upon arrival, and will probably be quarantined pending outcomes, which take 48 hours.
On the airport, different public well being protocols stay in place together with sporting face masks, bodily distancing at three toes, and temperatures checks.
Prime Minister the Hon. Mia Amor Mottley, introduced on Friday that there aren’t any extra lively instances of COVID-19 in Barbados, and efficient July 1, 2020, all curfews will probably be lifted.