FAAN rolls out guidelines for flight resumption - PUNCH
BY Joseph Olaoluwa
The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria has outlined new guidelines for the resumption of domestic flights.
A statement signed by its General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Henrietta Yakubu, noted that the guidelines were aimed at preventing a spread of the COVID-19 virus.
It directed passengers to have their face masks on and comply with a minimum 1.5 meters for measuring social distancing.
It also added that passengers’ luggages would be disinfected before entry into departure halls and urged passengers to wash their hands properly.
The guidelines said passengers should strictly observe social distancing from the aircraft to the baggage claim area and observe all safety protocols.
FAAN said, “All Covid-19 protocols must be observed while undergoing customs check, Passengers would exit the halls and head straight to the car park for pick up.
“If you must speak to anyone around, please speak to a properly tagged Aviation Security officer.
“Physical distancing would be maintained while waiting to be screened by personnel of Port Health Services, amongst others.”
It also directed passengers to make use of the floor markings at the security screening area.