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Cheddi Jagan International Airport (GEO)

Last Updated: Aug. 20, 2020, 10:31 a.m.

  • Ramesh Ghir
  • 592-600-1120
  • Airport Website
  • Airport COVID 19 Website
  • Are passengers required to complete a government or airport issued pre-travel health declaration form?
  • Yes

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

  • Are passengers required to undergo a test for COVID-19 before starting their journey?
  • Yes

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  • Passengers are required to undergo a PCR test prior to starting their journey

  • Are passengers required to carry a test certificate?
  • No

  • 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?
  • Body temperature screening is required. Screening is conducted by the Ministry of Health for all

  • Does the airport recommend passengers arrive earlier for international departures?
  • No

  • Does the airport recommend passengers arrive earlier for domestic departures?
  • No

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

  • Provide details:
  • Access is allowed for passengers or employees only.

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

  • Provide details:
  • Exceptions are made if there is a legitimate need for access

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

  • Provide details:
  • Self Service kiosks are provided in the Check In Hall away from passenger queuing area

  • 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:
  • Contactless verification of travel documents is implemented

  • Is the airport boarding process touchless i.e. biometric or e-gates?
  • Yes

  • Provide details:
  • Touchless boarding pass scanners located at each boarding gate

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

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

  • Provide details:
  • Body temperature screening is required. Screening is carried out by the Ministry of Health for all passengers

  • Are passengers required to quarantine on arrival at the airport?
  • 07 DAYS

  • Provide details:
  • Passengers are required to self quarantine at home

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

  • Provide details:
  • Adhere to use of PPE, Sanitisation and Social Distancing guidelines

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

  • 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?
  • No

  • 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:
  • Yellow High visibility markers are on the floors

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

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

  • Provide details:
  • 50% capacity for airport public ground transportation. No other types ground transportation available

  • Are passengers required to wear face coverings?
  • Yes

  • Does the airport provide face coverings?
  • Yes

  • Can face coverings be purchased at the airport?
  • No

  • Are passengers required to wear gloves?
  • No

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

  • Provide details
  • All categories of persons entering the airport are required to wear face coverings

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

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

  • Provide details
  • All staff are subjected to Body Temperature screening

  • What special COVID-19 cleaning/sterilization measures has the airport implemented? Provide details for areas such as restrooms, boarding areas, dining areas, etc.?
  • All areas are sanitised after every flight

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

  • Has seating been adapted to support physical distancing in the following areas?
  • Boarding areas, Airport lounges, Duty-free shops, Other retail activities

  • Provide details
  • Seats are blocked off to support physical distancing. There are no dining areas in the airport

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

  • Provide details
  • Messages are displayed on FIDS and advertising screens

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

  • Provide details
  • Hand sanitisation stations are located in all passenger and employee areas

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

  • Provide details
  • There is an on airport medical clinic

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

  • Provide details
  • Airport Health Authority 592 261 2219

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

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

  • Provide details
  • Airport Social Media is used to disseminate information

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

  • Provide details
  • Attendants are on hand to assist passengers

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

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

  • Provide details
  • Continuos flow of fresh air is filtered and enters building

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

  • Provide details
  • Staff are trained in accordance with latest information from WHO, ICAO, CAA,ACI and IATA