Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Panama City, Panama (March 23, 2020)
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:
- Consult the CDC website for the most up-to-date information.
- For the most recent information on what you can do to reduce your risk of contracting COVID-19, please see the CDC’s latest recommendations.
- Visit the COVID-19 crisis page on travel.state.gov for the latest information.
- Visit our Embassy webpage on COVID-19for information on conditions in Panama.
- Visit the Department of Homeland Security’s website on the latest travel restrictions to the United States.
- U.S. Embassy Panama City, Panama
Building 783, Demetrio Basilio Lakas Avenue
- State Department – Consular Affairs
+1 (888)407-4747 or +1 (202)501-4444
- Enroll in Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates.