Extension of the Effective Period of the Temporary Measures to Prevent Importation of Covid-19 to Myanmar Through Air Travel.
1. The Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) has issued Circular 16/2020 on 26 August 2020 to inform all airlines operating international air services to and from Myanmar that the effective period of the Temporary Measures to Prevent Importation of COVID-19 to Myanmar through Air Travel issued on 29 March 2020 by the Ministry of Health and Sports, has been extended up to 30 September 2020 2359 Hours Myanmar Standard Time (MST).
2. In order to continue to control effectively the importation of COVID-19 to Myanmar through air travel, the National Central Committee for Prevention, Control and Treatment of COVID-19 has approved the further extension of the effective period of the aforementioned Temporary Measures up to 31 October 2020 2359 Hours (MST).
3. Accordingly, DCA required all airlines operating international air services to and from Myanmar to take note of this information for appropriate actions, as required.