Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria FAAN has released new procedural guidelines for air travelers and other airport users ahead of commencement of domestic flight July 8, 2020.
The General Manager Public Affairs; Mrs Henrietta Yakubu disclosed that the new guidelines were part of the Standard Operating Procedure aimed at protecting all stakeholders and preventing further spread of the COVID-19 virus.
According to Yakubu, passengers must ensure a minimum of five meters physical distancing, use of face mask, wash their hands, as directed by Aviation Health personnel.
She however warned that physical distancing protocols must be observed at the baggage claim area, where hand sanitiser will also be provided.
She urged passengers and other stakeholders to respect and observe these necessary protocols, put in place for their protection.