Five flights potentially exposed to COVID-19 as Virgin flight attendant tests positive

Five flights potentially exposed to COVID-19 as Virgin flight attendant tests positive

June 26, 2021

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Passengers and crew members from five Virgin Australian flights are being contacted after a flight attendant tested positive to COVID-19.

Virgin confirmed that the cabin worker returned a positive reading after undertaking a rapid test result on Saturday night.

In a statement, the airline said the affected crew member is a close contact of a positive COVID-19 case from a known cluster in Sydney.

Virgin said it’s getting in touch with all team members who are close contacts and asking them to get tested and isolate.

It said all passengers from the five affected flights will be contacted by health authorities.

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