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Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW)

Last Updated: Oct. 9, 2020, 4:49 p.m.

  • Victoria B. Moreland
  • 239-590-4502
  • Airport Website
  • Airport COVID 19 Website
  • Are passengers required to complete a government or airport issued pre-travel health declaration form?
  • No

  • Weblink to the health declaration form

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

  • 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

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

  • Provide details: What type of screening is required? By whom is the screening conducted? Is screening for all passengers or for specific airlines?

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

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

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

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  • 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?
  • No

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

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  • TSA has procedures in place to reduce document handling.

  • 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?
  • No

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  • 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.?
  • No

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  • No quarantine measures in place

  • What, if any, protocols and precautions are in place for arriving passengers who are exiting the landside area?
  • No

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

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  • There are no restrictions for access to the public areas in the terminal building

  • 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?
  • 1.8 meter (6 feet)

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

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  • Decals throughout the terminal at ticket counters, checkpoints and jet bridges

  • Are physical distancing rules in place for elevators, escalators, and moving walkways?
  • No

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

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  • No more than 6 passengers

  • Are passengers required to wear face coverings?
  • No

  • 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

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  • LCPA employees are required in public areas and most airlines and concessions require the same.

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

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

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  • What special COVID-19 cleaning/sterilization measures has the airport implemented? Provide details for areas such as restrooms, boarding areas, dining areas, etc.?
  • Extra cleaning/sterilization in all common areas. Disinfectant fogging done twice weekly at night. (See all actions in the Stay Safe - RSW Cares About You program brochure - https://www.flylcpa.com/uploads/pagesfiles/3289.pdf)

  • 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?
  • Dining areas.

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  • Concessionaire has 50 percent seating capacity in sit-down restaurants.

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

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  • Static and electronic signage throughout the airport. Announcements on airport-wide PA system.

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

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  • Touchless sanitizing stations throughout the airport

  • 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

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  • Communications about initiatives provided on website and all social media channels. Also media outreach for anything new

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

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  • Wheelchair providers provide extra cleaning and sanitizing

  • 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

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  • Yes

  • Does the airport offer any staff training program, relating to health or COVID-19?
  • No

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