On Wednesday, The Delhi International Airport Ltd (DIAL) said that ‘Safe Travel Barometer’ has certified Delhi airport, Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) as the second safest airport for constructive implementation of coronavirus health and safety protocols.
DIAL quoted, closely following Singapore Changi Airport, which scored 4.7 out of 5, whereas Delhi’s IGI Airport has bagged second position in the ‘Safe Travel Barometer’s’ list by scoring 4.6. Other than this, Frankfurt Airport and Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport have also secured second position, each tied at 4.6 out of 5.
Sate Travel Barometer is among the world’s largest and most throughgoing tools to detect traveler health and safety protocols. Hence “safe travel score”, is an industry-first rating initiative by Safe Travel Barometer, which evaluated more than 200 airports on their implementation of health and safety protocols during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Later on, DIAL added, Delhi Airport also becomes India’s safest airport for various safety measures taken to help control the spread of coronavirus.
These include the launch of ‘RT-PCR’ testing laboratory, implementation of touchless initiatives to enhance the passenger experience, ‘UV’ based disinfection process, and development of ‘AIR SUVIDHA’ portal for easy and hassle-free arrival process of India-bound international passengers.”