Leelanau woman tests positive for COVID-19 after coming through Cherry Capital Airport in Traverse

Apr 27, 2020

A woman in her 80s who traveled through Cherry Capital Airport earlier this month tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Benzie-Leelanau District Health Department.

She traveled just prior to symptom onset, and is recovering at her home in Leelanau County, states the health department press release.

The woman traveled to Traverse City Cherry Capital Airport from Chicago O’Hare on United Airline flight UA4132 on April 14, arriving at 9:30 p.m.

If you were on this flight contact the health department. 

The woman did not go to any other public places after she arrived at Cherry Capital and is recovering at a residence. 

Those who have had close contact are quarantined and being monitored for symptoms, the health department says.