Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Panama City, Panama (March 23, 2020)

Location:  Panama

Event: Three humanitarian flights to Houston operated by United will depart from Tocumen International Airport March 23 and 24, 2020.

The U.S. Embassy in Panama City has been informed that United Airlines will operate the following humanitarian flights, which will depart from Tocumen International Airport and go to Houston, Texas. Please contact United Airlines directly for seat availability and reservations.

UA Flt #      Eqp              Origin     Depart     Dest    Arrival    Eff Date
1856           737-800         PTY        1225         IAH     1639       23-Mar
1033           737-800         PTY        1455         IAH     1909       23-Mar
1856           737-800         PTY        1225         IAH     1639       24-Mar

The Department of State has issued a Global Level 4 Health Advisory for COVID-19.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Global COVID-19 Outbreak Notice

U.S. government personnel are restricted from non-essential domestic and international travel.

Actions to Take:


  • State Department – Consular Affairs
    +1 (888)407-4747 or +1 (202)501-4444