An Air Canada jet prepares to land at Pearson International Airport in Toronto on September 30, 2004. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

New Brunswick public health is warning people who travelled on two flights with an international traveller who was recently diagnosed with COVID-19.

Public Health says the individual "may have been infectious" on Aug. 22 while on the following flights:

  • Air Canada Flight 0992 – from Mexico City to Toronto;
  • Air Canada Flight 8918 – from Toronto to Moncton.

"Individuals who travelled on these flights should self-monitor for symptoms for 14 days after the flight," the province said in a news release Thursday afternoon. "Should symptoms develop, they are directed to self-isolate and to call 811."


No new cases were reported on Thursday and the number of active cases remains at four.

New Brunswick has had 192 confirmed cases. Of those, 186 have recovered and there have been two deaths.

As of Thursday, public health staff had conducted 62,808 tests.


New Brunswick also announced that it has renewed the state of emergency mandatory order under the authority of the Emergency Measures Act.