With international airport resuming their journey we can see that people can travel again. There are many precautions being taken to place to help people enjoy their journey to different places. There is still a high risk of infection in an airplane which mainly comes with direct contact with the infected persons or contact with the surface infected with bacteria or virus.
Make an inventory list
There are a few items which can allow you to have the right travelling experience. Try to make sure that you have a hand sanitizer, disinfectant wipes, tissues, face mask. There are many people who can help maintain a certain level of hygiene and prevent the contact caused by respiratory droplet landing on you.
It is important to be very mindful when using devices and touching surfaces that can get you contaminated. It is important to be mindful when touching surfaces which includes ATMs, check-in machines, escalators and others. There are generous amounts of sanitizer available, use liberally whenever you touch any of these surfaces.
Minimize human contact
It is important that you make use of the technology and automation from boarding pass to the machines to limit human contact. Also, when it comes to food and retail outlets within the airport, common surfaces maintain six-foot distance with the staff opting for contactless options.
Get a window
There are research papers which show that people who take the window seat remain seated for the course of the flight. This means that when you use a window seat you can maintain your distance is your corner. This lowers the risk of transmission by keeping your hands clean and avoiding contact with eyes, nose and mouth.
Wipe down your surroundings
Before you take a seat one of the best tips to do is to clean the hard surface with a disinfected wipe. Try to make sure that you clean every nook and cranny of the surface as respiratory droplets can remain alive on the seat. Make sure that you are carrying a good disinfectant wipes to keep yourself and your surroundings clean. Try to make sure that you dispose of the tissues well.
Do not drink water
The water on the airplane is not clean and it is a known fact. Try to make sure that you drink bottled water and steer away from tea or coffee to be safe.
Stay home if you are sick
It is important that you stay focused to help protect yourself from the disease and also others. Try to make sure that you do not have any temperature before boarding which can help ensure that you and the boarding mates are also safe.