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Argentina Health Alert (May 21, 2020)
May 21, 2020


Location:  Argentina 

Event: Delta Airlines has announced it will operate a direct flight from Buenos Aires to Atlanta, Georgia on Sunday, May 31, at 8:35 p.m. from Ministro Pistarini International Airport (Ezeiza). U.S. citizens interested in departing on this flight will need to book directly with Eastern Airlines.

*This flight will be published and available for purchase starting Sunday, May 24th at 11:30 a.m.*

Customers interested in this flight can check details and purchase their ticket on http://www.delta.com, via reservations 800-221-1212 (dialing from U.S.) and 0-800-666-0133 (dialing from Argentina). Please monitor https://www.delta.com/ for the latest information on the flight and ticket availability. This is not a U.S. government-operated or funded flight.

*The flight is subject to change.* If you need to leave Argentina, you should strongly consider booking this flight, otherwise you should be prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period.

Please reference our Embassy webpage on COVID-19 for the list of required documents and permissions required by the Argentine government to travel to the airport and options on traveling to Buenos Aires from the provinces. You must submit your request to travel 60 (sixty) hours ahead of your departing the provinces or for the airport. Only travelers with confirmed international flight reservations may travel from the provinces to the Buenos Aires metropolitan area 24 hours in advance of the flight. If your travel to Buenos Aires will take longer than 24 hours, please note that in your request.

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