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Greater Sudbury Airport (YSB)

Last Updated: Aug. 20, 2020, 3:18 p.m.

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  • 7059192740
  • Airport Website
  • Airport COVID 19 Website
  • Are passengers required to complete a government or airport issued pre-travel health declaration form?
  • Yes

  • Weblink to the health declaration form

  • Weblink to more information (who requires the declaration?)

  • Can the health declaration form be completed online?
  • No

  • Please provide a weblink to the health declaration information/form

  • Are passengers required to undergo a test for COVID-19 before starting their journey?
  • No

  • Please provide details and/or supporting weblinks

  • Are passengers required to carry a test certificate?

  • Are passengers required to undergo any health tests or screening?
  • Yes

  • Provide details: What type of screening is required? By whom is the screening conducted? Is screening for all passengers or for specific airlines?
  • Verbal health screening questions conducted by the airlines. Temperature checks completed by the airlines.

  • Does the airport recommend passengers arrive earlier for international departures?
  • 90 minutes

  • Does the airport recommend passengers arrive earlier for domestic departures?
  • 90 minutes

  • Is the public (non-passengers) restricted from entering the public areas of the airport (e.g. departures, arrivals hall)?
  • Yes

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  • Guests, friends and family of passengers are not permitted inside the airport. They are asked to remain in their vehicles or outside the arrival doors to the airport.

  • Are exceptions made for accompanying persons assisting minors traveling alone or persons with disabilities, including those with reduced mobility?
  • Yes

  • Provide details:
  • Persons assisting minors traveling alone or persons with disabilities, including those with reduced mobility are permitted inside the airport.

  • Does the airport provide self-service kiosks for printing boarding pass and bag tag?
  • No

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  • Does the airport implement a sanitization process for kiosk touch screens to enable the disinfection of the screen between each use?
  • Yes

  • Provide details:
  • Enhanced sanitization of touch screens on the airport parking pay stations are completed regularly.

  • Is the access to airport checkpoint security touchless/does it reduce the need for document exchange/handling?
  • No

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  • Is the airport boarding process touchless i.e. biometric or e-gates?
  • No

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  • Are e-gates available at immigration entry points?
  • No

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  • Are passengers required to undergo any health tests on arrival?
  • Yes

  • Provide details:
  • Temperature checks are conducted by the airline prior to boarding.

  • Are passengers required to quarantine on arrival at the airport?
  • No

  • If airport-quarantine does the passenger bear hotel and other related costs, e.g. meals, transportation, etc.?

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  • What, if any, protocols and precautions are in place for arriving passengers who are exiting the landside area?
  • Yes

  • Provide details:
  • The Greater Sudbury Airport ensures regular santization of high-touch areas inside and outside the terminal, and digital messaging of educating the public on COVID protocols.

  • Are drivers/meeters and greeters allowed to meet arriving passengers inside the terminal building?
  • No

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  • Are there any specific measures for drivers/meeters and greeters meeting/collecting arriving passengers? (e.g., subject to health screening)
  • No

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  • Are there any special pick-up or curbside arrangements in place?
  • No

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  • Is physical distancing required in airport?
  • Yes

  • What is the required physical distance?
  • 2 meters

  • Are there spacing marks on floors to guide passengers?
  • Yes

  • Provide details:
  • The airport has installed social distancing floor decals and seat decals to indicate which seating is not available. There are floor decals for queuing areas leading up to the airline service desks.

  • Are physical distancing rules in place for elevators, escalators, and moving walkways?
  • Yes

  • Provide details:
  • 2 people per elevator unless there is a family group.

  • Are limitations set for number of passengers on airport public ground transportation, e.g. shuttle busses, airport transit systems, etc.?
  • No

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  • Are passengers required to wear face coverings?
  • Yes

  • Does the airport provide face coverings?
  • No

  • Can face coverings be purchased at the airport?
  • Yes

  • Are passengers required to wear gloves?
  • No

  • Are passenger-facing staff required to wear face coverings?
  • Yes

  • Provide details
  • All passenger-facing staff are required to wear face coverings when inside the airport terminal.

  • Are passenger-facing staff required to wear gloves?
  • No

  • Provide details

  • Are passenger-facing staff subject to health screening?
  • Yes

  • Provide details
  • Passenger-facing staff are subject to health screening upon arrival at the airport terminal.

  • What special COVID-19 cleaning/sterilization measures has the airport implemented? Provide details for areas such as restrooms, boarding areas, dining areas, etc.?
  • The Greater Sudbury Airport has implemented their TravelCare+ Strategy:* enhanced and regular sanitization of high-touch, high-traffic areas.* social distancing is enforced for passenger cues, passenger seating and in washrooms and elevators.

  • Has the airport implemented physical distancing detection technology?
  • No

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  • Has seating been adapted to support physical distancing in the following areas?
  • Boarding areas,

  • Provide details
  • Seating in all areas of the airport adheres to social distancing protocols.

  • Does the airport provide signage and announcements via PA system to encourage physical distancing measures in place?
  • Yes

  • Provide details
  • All digital signs educate passengers about airline temperature checks, social distancing, Government regulations with respect to self-quarantine, and wearing a mask inside the terminal.

  • Does the airport provide hand-sanitizing stations?
  • Yes

  • Provide details
  • increased hand-sanitizer-stations throughout the airport terminal.

  • Is there a medical clinic located in or near the airport terminal/facility?
  • No

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  • Does the airport provide a helpline to report COVID-19 concerns?
  • No

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  • Does the airport app, airlines app, or other third-party apps provide wayfinding indoor maps for passengers?
  • No

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  • Is there any mechanism, such as social media or mobile apps, to disseminate information to the travelling public?
  • Yes

  • Provide details
  • Greater Sudbury Airport has all social media to disseminate information to the travelling public.

  • Are there any other particular processes in place to assist passengers with reduced mobility (wheelchair) or passengers with disabilities?
  • Yes

  • Provide details
  • The Airlines provide wheelchair service to passengers.

  • Does the airport provide self-service dining options, where passengers have limited contact with retail, food and beverage staff?
  • No

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  • Does the airport have a ventilation filtration system that recycles air on a regular basis?
  • Yes

  • Provide details
  • Yes, the Greater Sudbury Airport has a ventilation filtration system that recycles air on a regular basis. The air filters are changed on a regular basis.

  • Does the airport offer any staff training program, relating to health or COVID-19?
  • Yes

  • Provide details
  • There is an airport personnel website that educates employees on COVID protocols.