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.

  1. 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.
  2. All kind of test results other than by PCR method cannot be accepted as confirming the absence of COVID-19.
  3. All the passengers on board of the aircraft should fill in a questionnaire according to the approved form in English or Russian languages.
  4. 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).