Safety and sanitization are the top-notch priority of every individual amid the pandemic. The whole world has been struggling with the problem of COVID-19 for the last 6 months. From May 20 government has provided relaxation and some flights have been started under the precautionary guidelines. Many people are bound to travel due to works and business by various means of transport. An international unit named “Safe Travel Barometer” has organized an international survey for more than 200 airports all over the world. There are more than fifty parameters that ensure the safe travel score of the airport’s Airport organization and airlines both play a major role to organize the airports and provide hassle-free travel to enhance the passengers.
The “Safe Travel Barometer” organization reviews all the safe parameters satisfying COVID safe norms. All the parameters are well-tuned, discussed, and then concluded. All this is done by instrument, testing results, and views of passengers at different levels. The survey includes masks, face shields, sanitizers, social distancing, and cleanliness. Safe traveling, ease of passengers, ultrasonic disinfectant process, touchless setup for entry, immigration and approvals, crew’s safety, and comfort are the advance parameters to define the safe travel score to the next level. Let us have a look at the list of the safest airports in the words amid Corona Pandemic.
1. Singapore Changi Airport (SIN)
Singapore airport was crowned as the world busiest as well as the best airport for the last eight years. This airport is the best due to the Orchids, Butterfly garden, and rooftop pool. The airport handles almost 63 million passengers per year. But now amid CORONA, it has been impacted 94.3% from the last year. There are in all 4 terminals but now only one terminal is under operation. Due to the Pandemic Singapore airport is using contactless security and entry, sensor-based check-in kiosks, biometric-based immigration system to abolish the contact. Implementing all these safety norms at the airport, Singapore is the safest airport around the world. It scores 4.7 out of 5 in a safe travel score.
2. IGI Delhi International Airport (DEL)
The Indira Gandhi International Airport is ranked second by the authority with a score of 4.6 out of 5. Delhi Airport is India’s best and busiest airport. There are approximately 52 million passengers who travel every year through the airport. Delhi airport has implemented an RT-PCR test laboratory, Ultrasonic based disinfection process for luggage, and hassle-free arrivals of passengers. After the approval of the government, the airport started on May 20 with all the approved COVID remedies norms. Currently, all three terminals are in operation with the implementation of COVID safety measures.
3. Frankfurt Airport (FRA)
Frankfurt is the fifth-largest city in Germany, it is also the world’s leading financial center. As Delhi Frankfurt also scores 4.6 out of 5. Around 64 million commuters arrive at the airport every year. Frankfurt Airport also implementing RT-PCR test laboratory, contactless entry, ultrasonic disinfection process. Currently, both the terminals are in operation with COVID guidelines.
4. Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport (CTU)
Chengdu Airport is one of the most important airports in China. Chengdu is the capital of Sichuan province. It is the fourth busiest airport in China. The main reason behind the mention of the airport is its remarkable cleanliness, ultraviolet sanitization, and mass disinfectant treatment. Following all features of COVID safety, Chengdu airport also scores 4.6 out of 5. The airport handles around 56 million travelers every year and has 2 terminals. Currently, both the terminals are in operation with approved COVID guidelines by the concerned authority.
5. Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH)
Abu Dhabi airport has top-notch security, and crisis and disaster management system. This airport handles 23 million passages every year and has 3 terminals. Abu Dhabi has made it very clear to the passengers that PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction) test is compulsory and thereafter authority provides an electronic wrist band that keeps a track of the blood oxygen. This is a 14-day long process. After 12 days again PCR will be conducted then the authorities confirm the safety of passengers. Abu Dhabi airport scores 4.5 out of 5.