Health Alert: December 23 Special Flight from Casablanca to New York

Location:  Morocco

Event:  The Government of Morocco has suspended all regular passenger flights to and from Morocco through at least December 31.

Royal Air Maroc has announced a special direct flight from Casablanca (CMN) to New York (JFK) taking place on Thursday, December 23 at 15:50. This flight is in addition to the one scheduled from Casablanca to New York on Sunday, December 19 at 15:50. U.S. citizens wishing to depart Morocco on these flights should book directly with Royal Air Maroc (

Royal Air Maroc and Air Arabia are also continuing outbound flights to Belgium, Canada, France, Italy, and Spain until December 31.  We have no additional information about when passenger flights returning to Morocco will resume.

We recommend that U.S. citizens enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program at to receive future alerts.

***Effective December 6, all air travelers to the United States aged two and above, regardless of vaccination status, are required to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within one calendar day prior to departure, or documentation of recovery in the past 90 days. Additional information about the testing requirements can be found on the CDC website.