On the medical COVID-19 certificate
We would like to draw your attention to the comments received from the Russian Federal Air Transport Agency regarding the provision of certificates on the absence of COVID-19.
- In accordance with the Resolution of the Chief Public Health Officer of the Russian Federation dated July 07,2020 № 18, all foreign citizens arriving on the territory of the Russian Federation should provide information on the negative result of the study of the material for COVID-19 by the PCR method, passed not earlier than three calendar days before arrival on the territory of the Russian Federation.
- All kind of test results other than by PCR method cannot be accepted as confirming the absence of COVID-19.
- All the passengers on board of the aircraft should fill in a questionnaire according to the approved form in English or Russian languages.
- Any passenger without a printed medical document confirming a negative PCR test for COVID-19 shall not be allowed to board the aircraft (by the decision of the airline).