Safe Travels Amid Covid-19 Pandemic
Although there is a COVID-19 pandemic, the Association of Indonesian Aviation Medical Specialists (Perdospi), said air travel was still safe There is one requirement, passengers must be in good health during the trip.
On Thursday (12/3/2020), the World Health Organization (WHO) declared Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the cause of COVID-19, a global pandemic. All countries must stay alert. Airports, as the gateway in and out of a country, are under supervision. Is it safe to travel abroad?
One spot at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Tangerang, Banten, on Thursday afternoon (12/3) turned frantic. A number of health quarantine officials stayed on guard after a thermal scanner made the sound “beep beep beep”. That meant the device had detected a person with a temperature of more than 38 degrees Celsius.