Passenger on Guam-to-Saipan flight tests positive

A 30-year-old woman, who was a passenger on United Airline's Guam-to-Saipan flight on May 28, tested positive for Covid-19, according to the CNMI Governor's Covid-19 Task Force.

The passenger, who is reportedly asymptomatic, flew from Guam to Saipan and originated from the U.S. mainland.

"The individual, along with other passengers aboard the same flight have safely been in quarantine upon their arrival and are being monitored closely by Commonwealth Health Corp.," according to the task force.

The CNMI had 23 Covid19 positive cases as of June 2. The number includes five active cases, 16 recoveries and two deaths.