Health restrictions: Martinique is the only overseas territory confined since midnight last night, airlines awaiting government decisions


Prime Minister Jean Castex announced yesterday that confinement will apply throughout the national territory, including Martinique. The other overseas territories are not concerned.

Containment will be applied everywhere in France, Jean Castex said yesterday. Martinique is the only overseas territory concerned.

“As of last night midnight, confinement was decreed throughout France, and until December 1 at a minimum. The only exception: for the overseas departments and territories, where the virus circulates less quickly, this device will only be applied in Martinique. However, tests will be required on departure or arrival from these territories, in order to avoid any risk of the virus spreading, ”said Jean Castex.


Air Caraïbes maintains its flights until Tuesday November 3 included

A certain tolerance has been announced for the return of the All Saints holidays, and Air France has confirmed on social networks following the presidential speech the maintenance of scheduled flights until  Sunday November 1 included “in order to allow vacation returns from France and abroad”.

"At this stage, it is too early to assess the impact of these new measures on our flight program beyond this period", adds the national company, recalling that the commercial measures already in place "assure its customers full flexibility and allow them to cancel or postpone their planned trips free of charge until March 31, 2021.

Note that the company Air Caraïbes has also confirmed the maintenance of all its transatlantic flights until Tuesday, November 3 inclusive. "We are currently awaiting the modalities of adaptations concerning the Overseas Territories".

An airline press release should be issued very soon to clarify the situation. _AF

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