Portugal extends suspension of Brazil, UK flights through end February

Portugal had suspended flights to and from Brazil for a two-week period at the end of January and halted them for the UK from January 21st.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Saturday, February 13th, Portugal extended a suspension of flights to and from Brazil and the UK to March 1st, with only humanitarian and repatriation flights allowed, the interior ministry said in a statement.

Portugal had suspended flights to and from Brazil for a two-week period at the end of January, and had halted them for the UK from the January 21 to try to prevent the spread of COVID-19 variants.

Passengers allowed to return to Portugal must present a negative COVID-19 test taken a maximum of 72 hours before departure, and quarantine . . .

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