Coronavirus News 2019-nCoV pneumonia on February 2, 2020 on Hainan Island and China: tourists suspected coronavirus, airline phones

The Hainan Provincial Health Committee, China, reported that on February 2, 2020, 63 confirmed cases of 2019-nCoV pneumonia coronavirus, 1 death and 1 discharge case, were recorded in Hainan, China, (for statistics of the detected cases, see the online map the spread of coronavirus 2019-nCoV pneumonia in Hainan, which is located at the beginning of any article on the site).  


As of February 2, 2020, 14446 confirmed cases of coronavirus 2019-nCoV pneumonia, 304 deaths and 332 cases of recovery were detected throughout China.


Starting February 1, 2020, Russian and Chinese airlines temporarily suspended regular passenger air transportation, including commercial, from the Russian Federation to the People's Republic of China and in the opposite direction. The exception is regular flights Moscow - Beijing and back, Moscow - Shanghai and back, Moscow - Guangzhou and back, Moscow - Hong Kong and back.


In connection with the transfer of flights of Russian air carriers from a regular basis to a charter, changes in the flight schedule are possible.


It is possible to check the current information on the flight schedule with the airline. List of airlines and their phones are attached.


If you have made a decision to refuse a trip, Russian airlines will refund the ticket price.


In case you have an emergency on the territory of the PRC, we strongly recommend contacting the Embassy of the Russian Federation in the PRC.


Phones are included.


The Federal Air Transport Agency is in constant contact with all departments involved in this process, including the Ministry of Transport of Russia, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia,


Rospotrebnadzor, Rostourism and other, as well as Russian and foreign airlines, which assist in the delivery of Russian citizens to the territory of the Russian Federation.


Phones of the Russian Embassy in China


+86 170 0081 4519 - on issues related to the epidemiological situation in China;


+86 185 1866 4933 - emergency cases (situations related to the threat to life, health and safety of Russian citizens in China).


Phones of Russian airlines:  




+7 495 784 72 42 (special number)


8 800 444 55 55


+7 495 223 55 55




8-800-700-07-07 (for free calls within Russia) or by calling 8-495-777-99-99. Passengers


located in China - at 400-007-0725


Ural Airlines


8 800 77 00 262


* 0262 from a mobile phone in Russia




8 800 707 49 96




+ 7 495 36 36 36 8




+7 495 374 55 14




8 800 700 8 007  




1) 8 800 700 21 90 (for calls within Russia)


2) +7 4112 491 299 (for international calls)


3) Harbin (China):


+86 1390 461 53 53


+86 1393 652 53 90


+86 451 536 344 00


The Russian government has temporarily suspended visa-free travel for citizens of the Russian Federation and China due to an outbreak of pneumonia caused by the 2019-nCoV virus. This is stated in the order published on Saturday on the official website of the Russian Cabinet.


In order to ensure state security, protect public health and not spread a new coronavirus infection (2019-nCoV) on the territory of the Russian Federation, temporarily suspend visa-free tourist trips stipulated by the Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the People's Republic of China on visa-free group tourist trips, " The FSB was instructed to ensure the implementation of this order from February 2, 2020.


The Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs was also instructed to suspend the receipt of documents for obtaining work visas from Chinese citizens, as well as the issuance of documents.


The Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation and its territorial bodies have been instructed to temporarily suspend the receipt of documents and the issuance of invitations to enter the Russian Federation for work to citizens of the PRC, as well as permits to attract foreign workers and work permits to citizens of the PRC located outside the territory of the Russian Federation.


Chinese traditional medicine experts on Saturday said there was currently no cure for coronavirus 2019-nCoV. According to a member of an expert group from Shanghai, Zhang Wei, the effectiveness of Shuanghuanglian against a new type of virus has not been proven and its preventive effect has not been confirmed by doctors.


Zhang Wei urged the population not to believe the rumors and not to accept Shuanghuanglian in order to restrain the coronavirus, RIA Novosti writes.


"Now there is still no such tool that could definitely prevent a new type of coronavirus infection," said a specialist in traditional Chinese medicine.


Follow the spread of pneumonia coronavirus on Hainan Island on an interactive map that is regularly automatically updated online and shows statistics on coronavirus cases in all cities in Hainan.


On Friday, Chinese media reported citing scientists from the Shanghai Pharmacological Institute and Wuhan Institute of Virology that Shuanghuanglian could help against the virus. These messages caused a rush of demand - pharmacies sold no more than five packages to one person.


Yesterday, doctors made a final diagnosis to a three-year-old resident of Novosibirsk, who was hospitalized the day before with suspected coronavirus. On January 31, parents and their child returned to Novosibirsk by flight from Beijing. The family rested on Hainan Island in China. On the plane, the girl felt unwell, she was measured the temperature, it turned out - 37.7 degrees. Doctors took the child right after arrival right from Tolmachevo Airport.


A three-year-old girl arriving from China was taken by ambulance directly from Tolmachevo Airport.


The girl was brought to the third city hospital in a protective capsule. In a medical institution, the child was identified in a special unit. The girl was immediately tested and sent to the Vector Research Center for Virology and Biotechnology, Novosibirsk. All day waiting anxiously for results. It turned out that the child has ARVI. The girl will remain in the hospital until full recovery.


Voronezh doctors received the first test results of spouses returning from China who were hospitalized for testing for coronavirus. This was reported in the press service of the regional government on Saturday, February 1.


After returning to Voronezh from a holiday on the Chinese island of Hainan, a 35-year-old man and his 25-year-old wife felt unwell. Frightened for their health against the background of news in the media about the coronavirus, the couple immediately turned to doctors. On January 31, the couple was placed in the infectious boxes of the Regional Children's Clinical Hospital No. 2 with separate entrances to each ward. It is possible that acclimatization became a cause of malaise, as Voronezh residents have negative results for influenza and SARS.


- Now they have no symptoms of the disease. Within several days, it is expected that the results of tests for coronavirus will be obtained from reference laboratories in Moscow and Novosibirsk, the press service of the regional government said.


Earlier, a 35-year-old man and a 55-year-old woman were brought to the Voronezh Regional Children's Hospital No. 2 with suspected coronavirus. The first analyzes also showed that they did not have coronavirus. Doctors diagnosed a woman with influenza A, and a man with seasonal rhinovirus. Later it became known that the federal laboratory of Rospotrebnadzor did not find coronavirus in hospitalized patients. Suspected coronavirus residents of Voronezh are being taken to the regional children's hospital No. 2. It is there that there are special Meltzer boxes that prevent the spread of infection. A special window is given to the patients, and each box has a separate bathroom. All examinations are conducted indoors.


During a telephone conversation with his Pakistani counterpart, Shah Mehmood Qureshi, the Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi pointed out the inadmissibility of China’s transport blockade by other states due to the outbreak of pneumonia caused by the 2019-nCoV virus. This was announced on Saturday by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China.


"Despite recent recommendations by the World Health Organization (WHO), individual countries have announced a complete ban on travel to China. Such measures, taken when someone has a hard time, are unacceptable during international interaction," Wang Yi quoted the site as saying.  Chinese Foreign Ministry.


The Federal Air Transport Agency has created an operational headquarters to monitor the situation with flights to and from China. Starting February 1, Russian airlines will be able to operate them on a charter basis. Regular flights to the Chinese direction have been partially saved and will be operated only through terminal F of Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport. Special medical equipment has already been delivered there.


Here are the first passengers from the Beijing flight. All of them passed all the necessary medical checks - no one was detained for any quarantine measures.


The first thing that immediately catches your eye - absolutely everyone who arrived - in masks, and some also in respirators worn on top.


All the passengers, they themselves say, were examined in a plane with a special thermal imaging device, which allows them to immediately determine the elevated temperature. But all operations are carried out very quickly - waiting for baggage took more time.


In the arrivals area of ​​Terminal F, it is unusually uninhabited - there are practically no people there, and the mechanical seller of bouquets is obviously doomed to losses. Only taxi dispatchers, as usual, are preparing for their traditional attacks on arrivals, despite the fact that they will be not few, but very few. Scoreboard barely quarter filled, and this is the schedule for the next three days. Terminal F, which many remember as Sheremetyevo-2, now accepts only the few remaining flights from the Middle Kingdom.


“Body temperature is measured both on board the aircraft and directly in the terminal itself. For this, thermal imagers are used - both portable and stationary,” Sergey Kalinin explained, and. about the head of the territorial department of the Rospotrebnadzor administration in the Moscow region for transport in Sheremetyevo.


Masked and airport staff. In the pharmacy kiosk, this is now the most popular product. A monthly pre-viral rate is sold per day. Conducting direct checks of arriving masks, of course, are not limited to - use special protective suits.


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