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Lux Airport receives covid-safety certification



Lux-Airport reopened for passenger travel at the end of May following several months of lockdown Matic Zorman/archives

Lux-Airport reopened for passenger travel at the end of May following several months of lockdown Matic Zorman/archives

In a statement issued on Monday, the airport said it had received the Airports Council International Health programme.

The certification confirms its alignment with the Aviation Business Restart Recovery guidelines and ICAO Council Aviation Restart Task Force recommendations and industry best practices. In addition to introducing social distancing measures, the airport issued physical protection for staff, automated hand sanitizing machines and on-site covid-19 testing. It also ventilates the building every 20 minutes.