Bahamas Ministry Of Tourism & Aviation Enters Phase 2 Reopening As Of July 1
NASSAU, Bahamas, August 4, 2020 – In a national address last night, Prime Minister, The Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis updated Bahamians and residents on an exponential increase in positive COVID-19 cases in The Bahamas. With a surge in hospitalizations and demand for ICU beds, a national lockdown has been ordered to curb further spread of the virus, alleviate stress on healthcare resources and ensure services remain available to those in need.
NASSAU, Bahamas, July 21, 2020 – Following Prime Minister, The Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis’ announcement of The Bahamas’ new executive orders, taking effect on Wednesday, July 22, the news of changes for U.S. travellers visiting The Bahamas has been widespread and focused on the restriction of commercial flights and commercial vessels. The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation is working diligently to ensure international media are accurately reporting that U.S. travellers are welcome to visit The Bahamas if they are arriving by private flights and charters, as well as pleasure craft and yachts.
Bahamasair wishes to advise the public that the airline will be suspending regularly scheduled flights to Florida with immediate effect beginning Monday July 20, 2020.
New Executive Order Restricts Commercial Air Travel from U.S. Beginning July 22; Permitted Visitors Must Present Negative COVID-19 Test and Complete an Electronic Health Visa Form