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RHODE ISLAND AIRPORT CORPORATION UPDATED STATEMENT ON CORONAVIRUS
Governor Requests that Returning Domestic and International Passengers Self-Quarantine for 14 Days
WARWICK, RI –, March 24, 2020 – At the request of Governor Raimondo, the Rhode Island Airport Corporation (RIAC) issued an updated statement summarizing the latest Executive Order of the Governor requiring additional efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19 (also known as “2019 novel coronavirus.”)
“To keep Rhode Islanders and our visitors safe, anyone returning to Rhode Island following international or domestic airplane travel is required to immediately self-quarantine for 14 days. Everyone should continue frequent handwashing and practice social distancing. For more information on the coronavirus, please visit the Rhode Island Department of Health website at www.Health.RI.Gov.”
A recording summarizing the Governor’s Executive Order is being broadcast on the T.F. Green public announcement system. http://www.governor.ri.gov/documents/orders/Executive-Order-20-10.pdf
Upon arrival at T.F. Green Airport members of the Rhode Island National Guard will brief travelers on the Governor’s Executive Order.
T.F. Green Airport continues to closely monitor the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and are taking action based on guidance from public health experts. Our passengers are our top priority and we will continue to maintain a safe and healthy airport environment and address customer concerns. Updated COVID-19 information for travelers is now available on the PVDAirport.com
website at https://www.pvdairport.com/corporate/airport-information/covid-19-travel-information
For additional information about the Coronavirus, visit the CDC website.