New Entry Regulations to Egypt regarding updating the health controls

New Entry Regulations to Egypt regarding updating the health controls

Important notice to Egypt Air customers coming to Egypt regarding updating the health controls, requirements and procedures established at entry points, and the updates and developments related to vaccination against the Corona virus.

With reference to the instructions issued by the competent authorities of the Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population, Egypt Air informs its incoming customers who have certificates of vaccination against the Corona virus as follows:

- Those coming with vaccination certificates against the Corona virus from countries affected by the mutated strains of the Corona virus in India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Bhutan, Myanmar, Nepal, Vietnam, Sri Lanka, Brazil and Latin America, directly or indirectly, during the previous 14 days, the following procedure is applied: 1- Reviewing the vaccination certificate in the passenger’s possession against the Corona virus and accepting the certificates approved in the country (issuing authority) without abrasion, striking out or adding and containing a QR Code, and accepting these certificates after verifying the authority issuing the certificate. 2- Performing an ID Now Covid-19 analysis. If the result of the ID Now Covid 19 test is positive, a PCR is performed at the arrival airport, and in the event that the PCR analysis is positive, the passenger is transferred to the Fever Hospital or the designated hospital, and the protocol established in this regard is applied.

- Arrivals with certificates of vaccination against the Corona virus from countries not affected by the mutated strains of the Corona virus, directly or indirectly, during the previous 14 days. Or add and contain QR Code and accept these certificates after checking with the issuing authority.   - Vaccines that have been approved by the World Health Organization and the Egyptian Medicines Authority are approved, provided that the time period is taken into account by the passage of 14 days from receiving the second dose of vaccines given in two doses (Pfizer, AstraZeneca, Moderna, Sinopharma, Sinovac or Sputnik) or the passage of 14 A day after receiving the first dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.