COVID-19 – Gültige NOTAMs und NfL (Update: 01.04.2021)

NOTAM B0366/221

Q) EDXX/QAFXX/IV/NBO/E/000/999/5123N01019E262

B) Valid FROM: 21/04/01 13:49

C) Valid TO: 21/05/12 21:59

 

E) COVID-19: CARRIERS/CREWS/PASSENGERS REQUIREMENTS 

 

  1. REQUIREMENTS

NOTE 1:

CARRIERS MUST PROVIDE INFORMATION OF THE GERMAN FEDERAL MINISTRY OF HEALTH TO ALL PAX.

NOTE 2:

PLEASE ADVISE PAX TO CHECK TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS, TESTING AND QUARANTINE OBLIGATIONS PRIOR TO DEPARTURE.

NOTE 3:

ON ALL FLIGHTS TO GERMANY PAX – INCLUDING TRANSIT PAX – MUST PRESENT PROOF OF NEGATIVE TEST FOR SARS-COV-2 BEFORE DEPARTURE TO THE CARRIER.

THE SAMPLE COLLECTION FOR THE TEST MUST NOT BE OLDER THAN 48HR BEFORE ENTRY.

PAX TRAVELLING AS PART OF AN OFFICIAL GERMAN DELEGATION VIA THE GOVERNMENT TERMINAL OF BER OR VIA CGN AND PAX TRAVELLING PROFESSIONALLY IN ORDER TO TRANSPORT GOODS (ESP. MEDICAL SUPPLY) ARE ALSO EXEMPTED FROM PRESENTING A PROOF OF NEGATIVE TESTING.

NOTE 4:

ON ALL FLIGHTS TO GERMANY CARRIERS MUST ONLY TRANSPORT PAX WHO HAVE PRESENTED PROOF OF NEGATIVE TEST FOR SARS-COV-2.

NOTE 5:

MANDATORY SARS-COV-2 TESTING DOES NOT APPLY FOR CHILDREN YOUNGER THAN SIX YEARS.

NOTE 6:

PROOF OF A NEGATIVE TEST FOR SARS-COV-2 IS SUBJECT TO ADDITIONAL CHECKS BY THE FEDERAL POLICE / COMPETENT AUTHORITY AT DESTINATION AIRPORT IN GERMANY.

NOTE 7:

DESIGNATION OF INTERNATIONAL RISK AREAS, HIGH-INCIDENCE AREAS OR AREAS OF VOC: CARRIERS ARE STRONGLY ADVISED TO REGULARLY REVIEW THE DESIGNATION LIST AT WWW.RKI.DE/COVID-19-RISIKOGEBIETE.

DESIGNATIONS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT SHORT NOTICE.

NOTE 8:

PAX WHO INTEND TO ENTER GERMANY AND WHO HAVE STAYED IN AN  INTERNATIONAL RISK AREA INCLUDING A HIGH-INCIDENCE AREA OR AN AREA OF VOC WITHIN THE LAST 10 DAYS PRIOR TO ENTRY MUST REGISTER ELECTRONICALLY.

USE OF ONLINE PROCEDURE IS STRONGLY ADVISED.

PAPER-BASED REGISTRATION IS ONLY ACCEPTED AS A REPLACEMENT IF ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION IS OUT OF ORDER OR PAX DO NOT HAVE  ACCESS TO ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION. OFFICIAL SUBSTITUTE  REGISTRATION FORM MUST BE USED.

NOTE 9:

PROOF OF SUCCESSFUL ENTRY REGISTRATION OR SUBSTITUTE REGISTRATION FORM MUST BE KEPT BY PAX AT ALL TIMES AND PRESENTED ON REQUEST TO THE CARRIER OR THE COMPETENT AUTHORITY.

NOTE 10:

PAX RECEIPT OF SUCCESSFUL ENTRY REGISTRATION OR SUBSTITUTE REGISTRATION FORM MUST BE CHECKED BY CARRIERS AGAINST ID CARD OR EQUIVALENT PRIOR BOARDING.

NOTE 11:

ON ALL FLIGHTS TO GERMANY CARRIERS MUST ONLY TRANSPORT PAX WHO HAVE PRESENTED PROOF OF SUCCESSFUL REGISTRATION OR SUBSTITUTE REGISTRATION FORM. EXEMPTIONS MAY APPLY. PLEASE CHECK AGAINST REGULATION.

NOTE 12:

ON FLIGHTS FROM SCHENGEN COUNTRIES TO GERMANY SUBSTITUTE REGISTRATION FORM MUST BE COLLECTED BY THE AIRCRAFT CREW AND HANDED OVER TO THE COMPETENT AUTHORITY AT THE DESTINATION AIRPORT IN GERMANY. ON FLIGHTS FROM NON-SCHENGEN COUNTRIES TO GERMANY SUBSTITUTE REGISTRATION MUST BE KEPT BY PAX AND HANDED OVER TO THE FEDERAL POLICE / COMPETENT AUTHORITY AT THE DESTINATION AIRPORT IN GERMANY DURING BORDER CONTROL CHECKS.

NOTE 13:

FLIGHTS FROM NON-SCHENGEN COUNTRIES TO GERMANY: REGISTRATION RECEIPT AND SUBSTITUTE REGISTRATION IS SUBJECT TO ADDITIONAL CHECKS BY THE FEDERAL POLICE / COMPETENT AUTHORITY AT DESTINATION AIRPORT IN GERMANY.

NOTE 14:

PAX ENTERING GERMANY AND WHO HAVE STAYED IN AN INTERNATIONAL RISK AREA BUT NOT IN A HIGH-INCIDENCE AREA OR AN AREA OF VOC WITHIN THE LAST 10 DAYS PRIOR TO ENTRY MUST BE ABLE TO PROVIDE A TEST FOR SARS-COV-2 NO LATER THAN 48 HOURS AFTER ENTRY TO THE COMPETENT AUTHORITY. EXEMPTIONS MAY APPLY.

PLEASE CHECK AGAINST REGULATION.

NOTE 15:

CARRIERS ARE PROHIBITED TO TRANSPORT PAX FROM AN AREA OF VIRUS VARIANT OF CONCERN TO GERMANY. THIS RESTRICTION APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT AND INDIRECT TRAVEL OF PAX ORIGINATING FROM AN AREA OF VOC.

EXEMPTIONS: THE TRANSPORT BAN DOES NOT APPLY TO – PAX HAVING GERMAN NATIONALITY AND THEIR ACCOMPANYING CLOSE FAMILY MEMBERS,

– PAX RESIDING AND WITH RIGHT OF RESIDENCE IN GERMANY,

– PAX TRANSITING A GERMAN AIRPORT,

– EXCLUSIVELY CARGO OR POSTAL OR FERRY FLIGHTS,

– REPATRIATION OF AIRCRAFTS AND CREWS,

– TRANSPORTATION OF PERSONNEL IN THE INTEREST OF PUBLIC HEALTH,

– AMBULANCE FLIGHTS AND FLIGHTS TRANSPORTING TRANSPLANT ORGANS AND       NECESSARY ACCOMPANYING PERSONNEL,

– FLIGHTS FOR URGENT HUMANITARIAN REASONS,

– FLIGHTS ON BEHALF OF THE EURATOM SAFEGUARDS, THE INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY, THE UNITED NATIONS AND ITS AGENCIES

– MEMBERS OF A FOREIGN DIPLOMATIC MISSION OR CONSULAR OFFICE AND THEIR ACCOMPANYING CLOSE FAMILY MEMBERS WHOSE APPOINTMENT AND ARRIVAL HAS BEEN NOTIFIED TO THE FEDERAL FOREIGN OFFICE.

THREE DAYS IN ADVANCE CARRIERS MUST NOTIFY TO THE FEDERAL POLICE FLIGHTS FROM AN AREA OF VOC TO THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY FOR TRANSPORT OF PAX RESIDING AND WITH RIGHT OF RESIDENCE IN GERMANY AND FOR PAX HAVING GERMAN NATIONALITY AND THEIR ACCOMPANYING CLOSE FAMILY MEMBERS.

NOTE 16:

CREWS ENTERING GERMANY AND WHO HAVE STAYED IN AN INTERNATIONAL RISK AREA BUT NOT IN A HIGH-INCIDENCE AREA OR AN AREA OF VOC ARE EXEMPTED FROM ENTRY REGISTRATION AND MANDATORY SARS-COV-2 TESTING PROVIDED THAT COMPLIANCE WITH APPROPRIATE SAFETY AND HYGIENE CONCEPTS IS GUARANTEED.

NOTE 17:

CREWS ENTERING INTO GERMANY AND WHO HAVE STAYED IN A HIGH-INCIDENCE AREA: MANDATORY ENTRY REGISTRATION. EXEMPTION FROM MANDATORY SARS-COV-2 TESTING PROVIDED THEY ARE STAYING IN GERMANY FOR LESS THAN 72HR AND THAT COMPLIANCE WITH APPROPRIATE SAFETY AND HYGIENE CONCEPTS IS GUARANTEED.

NOTE 18:

CREWS ENTERING INTO GERMANY AND WHO HAVE STAYED IN AN AREA OF VOC WITHIN THE LAST 10 DAYS: NO EXEMPTIONS FOR CREWS. MANDATORY ENTRY REGISTRATION AND PREFLIGHT SARS-COV-2 TESTING.

NOTE 19:

FOR CREWS EXEMPTIONS FROM QUARANTINE MAY APPLY. CHECK AGAINST LOCAL QUARANTINE REGULATION.

NOTE 20:

CARRIERS MUST NAME A SINGLE POINT OF CONTACT (SPC) FOR INFORMATION REQUESTS FROM THE HEALTH AUTHORITIES. THE CONTACT DETAILS OF THE SPC MUST BE COMMUNICATED TO OEGD-KONTAKT(AT)RKI.DE.

NOTE 21:

CARRIERS MUST KEEP THE ELECTRONICALLY STORED BOOKING DATA OF PAX FOR FLIGHTS TO THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY AVAILABLE FOR 30 DAYS AFTER THE ARRIVAL AND PROVIDE THEM TO THE HEALTH AUTHORITIES ON REQUEST. THIS APPLIES, IN PARTICULAR, TO ELECTRONICALLY STORED DATA FOR IDENTIFICATION AND CONTACT DETAILS OF TRAVELLERS AS WELL AS TO SEATING PLANS.

NOTE 22:

THE CREW OF AN EN-ROUTE AIRCRAFT MUST INFORM UPON IDENTIFYING A SUSPECTED CASE OF COMMUNICABLE DISEASE OR OTHER PUBLIC HEALTH RISK ON BOARD THE AIRCRAFT PROMPTLY THE DESTINATION AIRPORT ACCORDING TO ICAO PANS ATM DOC 4444.

NOTE 23:

NON-COMPLIANCE IS AN ADMINISTRATIVE OFFENCE AND SUBJECT TO PENALTIES.

 

2. INFORMATION

PAX INFO:

WWW.RKI.DE/COVID-19-BMG-MERKBLATT

ENTRY REGULATION:

WWW.BUNDESGESUNDHEITSMINISTERIUM.DE/CORONAEINREISEV

TRANSPORT BAN REGULATION:

WWW.BUNDESGESUNDHEITSMINISTERIUM.DE/CORONASCHV

INTERNATIONAL RISK AREA, HIGH INCIDENCE AREA AND AREA OF VIRUS

VARIANT OF CONCERN DEFINITION:

WWW.RKI.DE/COVID-19-RISIKOGEBIETE

ONLINE REGISTRATION:

WWW.EINREISEANMELDUNG.DE

SUBSTITUTE REGISTRATION FORM:

WWW.RKI.DE/COVID-19-ERSATZMITTEILUNG

MOLECULAR BIOLOGICAL TESTS FOR SARS-COV-2:

WWW.RKI.DE/COVID-19-TESTS

PRE-FLIGHT NOTIFICATION FEDERAL POLICE: 

BPOLP@POLIZEI.BUND.DE

SINGLE POINT OF CONTACT: 

OEGD-KONTAKT@RKI.DE