Caribbean Airlines (CAL) has measures in place to deal with the Covid-19 virus.
With cases being reported in the Caribbean – Saint-Barthélemy (St Barts), French St Martin and in the Dominican Republic – CAL said none of its destinations has travel bans imposed on them and theythave implemented a few things just to take precautions.
The measures include placing special safety kits on board all aircraft and at offices, monitoring the air quality in its aircraft cabins, continuing to ensure compliance with aircraft cleaning procedures, ensuring that all aircraft are properly sanitised at all ports, equipping employees with international guidelines on how to deal with any suspected cases of COVID-19, activating a special response team to monitor the situation in real time and promoting frequent handwashing practices amongst its crew members and passengers.
There are also contingencies in place in the event of any future disruptions.
CAL is permitting travellers on Caribbean Airlines with onward connections to or from mainland China, Iran, Italy, Japan, South Korea and Singapore to rebook the Caribbean Airlines travel segment without change fees, subject to conditions.