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Nashville International Airport (BNA)

Last Updated: July 28, 2020, 2:34 p.m.

  • Kym Gerlock
  • 6152754967
  • Airport Website
  • Airport COVID 19 Website
  • Are passengers required to complete a government or airport issued pre-travel health declaration form?
  • No

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

  • Are passengers required to undergo any health tests or screening?
  • No

  • Does the airport recommend passengers arrive earlier for international departures?
  • 2 hours

  • Does the airport recommend passengers arrive earlier for domestic departures?
  • 2 hours

  • Is the public (non-passengers) restricted from entering the public areas of the airport (e.g. departures, arrivals hall)?
  • No

  • Does the airport provide self-service kiosks for printing boarding pass and bag tag?
  • Yes

  • Provide details:
  • Yes

  • Does the airport implement a sanitization process for kiosk touch screens to enable the disinfection of the screen between each use?
  • No

  • Is the access to airport checkpoint security touchless/does it reduce the need for document exchange/handling?
  • Yes

  • Provide details:
  • Yes

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

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

  • Are passengers required to undergo any health tests on arrival?
  • No

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

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

  • Provide details:
  • Signage and intercom messaging are in place to raise awareness about face covering requirement and best practices such as distancing and hand-washing.

  • Are drivers/meeters and greeters allowed to meet arriving passengers inside the terminal building?
  • Yes

  • Provide details:
  • Signage is in place at terminal entrance alerting those who enter of face covering requirements. Signage and intercom messaging raise awareness about best practices such as distancing and hand-washing.

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

  • Are there any special pick-up or curbside arrangements in place?
  • Yes

  • Is physical distancing required in airport?
  • Yes

  • What is the required physical distance?
  • 1.8 meter (6 feet)

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

  • Provide details:
  • Airport signage is in place, and some airlines have placed notices on floors

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

  • Provide details:
  • There is signage in garage elevators reminding travelers and guests to distance.

  • Are limitations set for number of passengers on airport public ground transportation, e.g. shuttle busses, airport transit systems, etc.?
  • Yes

  • Provide details:
  • Shuttles are not currently operating. When they begin service distancing measures will be in place.

  • Are passengers required to wear face coverings?
  • Yes

  • Does the airport provide face coverings?
  • Yes

  • 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
  • Yes

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

  • Are passenger-facing staff subject to health screening?
  • No

  • What special COVID-19 cleaning/sterilization measures has the airport implemented? Provide details for areas such as restrooms, boarding areas, dining areas, etc.?
  • -An enhanced 24-hour/365-day program is in place that adheres to CDC guidelines, including focused cleaning and disinfecting common touchpoints using EPA-approved cleaning agents and sophisticated technology as described here: https://bit.ly/2P4zUfi .-Restrooms are closed every 2 hours for cleaning and disinfecting.-Hand sanitizers are located throughout the terminal.-Airline gate areas are cleaned regularly throughout the day-Ventilation systems are specifically cleaned-BNA is installing UV lighting below escalator handrails to constantly sanitize them.

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

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

  • Provide details
  • Signage is in place throughout the terminal encouraging seating distancing. Seating has been adjusted in dining and lounge areas.

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

  • Provide details
  • Yes

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

  • Provide details
  • Yes

  • Is there a medical clinic located in or near the airport terminal/facility?
  • Yes

  • Provide details
  • Yes
  • There are two medical clinics 2-3 miles away. A hospital is 5 miles away.

  • Does the airport provide a helpline to report COVID-19 concerns?
  • Yes

  • Provide details
  • The airport has a general helpline and the option to email comments or questions from the main website.

  • Does the airport app, airlines app, or other third-party apps provide wayfinding indoor maps for passengers?
  • Yes

  • Provide details
  • Yes

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

  • Provide details
  • BNA regularly posts informational updates on its three social media platforms. This information is frequently shared by local media.

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

  • Provide details
  • All areas of the airport are accessible, and in addition to wheelchair assistance provided airlines, BNA offers an adult changing table.

  • Does the airport provide self-service dining options, where passengers have limited contact with retail, food and beverage staff?
  • Yes

  • Provide details
  • Yes

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

  • Provide details
  • All of the air is filtered, both recirculated air and fresh air from outside.

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

  • Provide details
  • Yes
  • BNA staff receive regular updates about best practices. All Department of Public Safety Officers are trained first-responders. This includes extensive medical training, which includes response to communicable diseases such as COVID-19. The airport also has a Communicable Disease Response Plan and has practiced drills for this instance.