TANGERANG (BeritaTrans.com) – The aviation sector plays an important role in supporting the national economic recovery (PEN) amid the global pandemic COVID-19.
President Director of PT Angkas Pura II (Persero) Muhammad Awaluddin said air transportation has 3 advantages compared to other modes of transportation. First, flexibility, marked by the large number of movements, for example if there is a large enough demand, the airline will definitely open routes or increase flight frequency.
Jakarta, Airmagz.com – Qatar Airways has developed health and safety standards on aircraft by introducing new Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for passengers and cabin crew.
In an official statement received by Airmagz.com, Friday (3/7/2020). This new APD includes an additional face shield and protective kit.
The disposable face shield is available in two standard sizes – one for adults and the other for children. Face shield for children is designed with the Oryx Kids Club airline mascot.
Passengers traveling from Hamad International Airport (HIA), Doha, Qatar will receive a face shield at the check-in counter. While in other destinations, face shields will be distributed at the boarding gate.
On the plane, all Qatar Airways passengers will be provided with free protective boxes. Inside is a disposable face mask, powder gloves, and alcohol-based hand sanitizer gel.
While Business Class passengers will also be given an additional 75 ml tube hand sanitizer.
New disposable protective clothing for cabin crew, in accordance with uniforms with the addition of safety goggles, gloves and face masks.
The protective shirt is personalized with the Qatar Airways logo in the left corner of the shirt.
“During the Covid-19 crisis, the safety of our passengers was our top priority. By introducing safety and hygienic standards on aircraft. Passengers can rely on us and our trained flight crew to fly them safely to their destinations, “said Akbar Al Baker, Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive.
According to Akbar, to ensure the highest level of cleanliness on the aircraft is met, Economy Class passengers are required to wear a face shield. In addition to masks and face masks during flight. Except when they are being served food or drinks.
Business Class passengers will be asked to use face shields and face masks with their own comfort. Because they can enjoy a wider and more private space.
Parents who fly with children are advised to keep using PPE during the trip. Although children under the age of 2 years are not recommended to use a face shield or face mask as a protector.
Qatar Airways aircraft are routinely spraying disinfectants. Use the products recommended by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the World Health Organization (WHO). (TM)
Translated by Aryaputra Pande
Bisnis.com, JAKARTA – The Ministry of Transportation ensures the increase in the cost of Aviation Navigation Services (PJNP) is delayed until June 2019.
Head of the Public Information and Communication Bureau of the Ministry of Transportation, Hengki Angkasawan, said the reason for delaying the increase in navigation costs was to reduce operating costs for airlines. It is expected that ticket prices paid by passengers can also be reduced.
Bisnis.com, JAKARTA – Garuda Indonesia Group considers that air cargo or air cargo mail (SMU) rates are currently in accordance with the costs that must be incurred by the airline so there will be no adjustments even though the avtur price has dropped.
Bisnis.com, JAKARTA – The Indonesian National Air Carriers Association (INACA) claimed to open a discussion room with the Association of Indonesian Express, Post and Logistics Shipping Services Companies (Asperindo) about the demand for air cargo tariff adjustments.
Bisnis.com, the ascent of the Delays cost the flight Navigation Services (PJNP) has no effect against the target company’s revenue General Navigation Service Provider Indonesia Flights (Perum LPPNPI) or AirNav Indonesia