At this time, is Dulles Airport still accepting flights from China, India or other countries with a high number of identified COVID 19 cases?

(Updated 3/24/20): Per the CDC, “To slow the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) into the United States, CDC is working with public health partners to implement travel procedures announced in several Presidential proclamations on novel coronavirus. American citizens, lawful permanent residents, and their families who have been in one of the countries listed below in the past 14 days will be allowed to enter the United States but will be redirected to one of 13 airports. If you are returning from one of these countries, you should stay home and monitor your health." More information is available on the Travelers Returning from International Travel webpage from the CDC (Link updated 4/20/20).

  • China
  • Iran
  • European Schengen area (Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican City)
  • United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland)
  • Republic of Ireland

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1. LAX has instituted a more frequent disinfection schedule of once an hour. What is Dulles International Airport doing? What is Leesburg Executive Airport doing?
2. What is the procedure at Dulles for passengers arriving on international flights?
3. What happens if an international passenger is exhibiting COVID 19 systems in flight or shortly after landing?
4. Testing at Dulles Airport does not seem as robust as other international airports in other countries. Is there a reason for the lag and can Dulles be more pro-active?
5. What if a Dulles Airport or airline employee has COVID-19 symptoms but doesn’t have enough sick leave to remain home?
6. Is there faster testing available for Dulles Airport or airline employees who work in International flights?
7. At this time, is Dulles Airport still accepting flights from China, India or other countries with a high number of identified COVID 19 cases?