The operator of the Mallorcan airport expects over 530 flights to and from Germany up to and including Easter Monday.
The “Mallorca Zeitung” reports, citing information from the company. That was about half of the volume in the same period of the pre-pandemic year 2019. The federal government had removed the Spanish vacation island from the list of corona risk areas in mid-March and lifted the corresponding travel warning. Previously, the number of new infections there had fallen below 50 per 100,000 inhabitants within seven days, the incidence is currently around 30. After bookings from Germany increased sharply, the federal government issued an urgent warning against traveling to Mallorca. In addition, a test obligation was ordered from next Tuesday for all immigrants from abroad. It will initially apply until mid-May and also for non-risk areas.
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+ Covid-19: Current figures on the coronavirus in Germany (as of March 26)
+ Holidays: What will happen to the Easter holiday? (As of March 23)
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+ Protection: The vaccination ordinance: who will be vaccinated first, who will be vaccinated later? (As of March 4th)
+ Vaccination appointment: how can I get vaccinated when and where? (As of March 4th)
+ Vaccinations: What is known about the side effects of vaccines (as of March 19)
+ Sick people: New findings in the search for drugs (as of March 8th)
Treatment: How does an antibody drug work and when does it make sense? (As of February 26th)
Contagion and Transmission
+ Virus variants: how dangerous are the new mutations of the coronavirus? (Status: 13.03.)
+ Opponents of infection protection measures: What AfD and lateral thinkers have to do with the spread of the coronavirus in Germany (as of 02/09)
+ Transmission: What role do aerosols play (as of January 22)
+ Excess mortality: how deadly is the coronavirus really? (Status: 13.03.)
+ Travel warning: The current list of risk areas (as of March 20)
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This message was broadcast on March 26th, 2021 on Deutschlandfunk.