WHAT ARE THE MEASURES FOR YOUR HEALTH AT BURGAS AIRPORT?
Burgas Airport strictly complies with all recommendations and instructions received from the relevant Bulgarian and world health authorities and fully equipped and ready to respond to an infectious disease outbreak. Since the beginning of the crisis, Burgas Airport has been in direct contact with the responsible health authorities, constantly monitoring the situation and has remained mobilized to respond 24/7.
Burgas Airport maintains continuous bilateral contact with the competent officials of the RHI Burgas, and chairs regular meetings with the relevant bodies: Airport Operations Managers, representatives of the Border Police, Customs, Fire Brigade, and RHI, establishing a COVID-19 prevention Crisis Committee.
The joint efforts with the competent officials of the Regional Health Inspectorate of Burgas and the Burgas Airport Police Directorate include registration of all arriving passengers in the border control system and additional collection of information through questionnaires filled out by arriving from risk destinations passengers.
In response to the same order, Terminal 2 Arrivals Hall, prior to the border checkpoint, is equipped with a thermal camera, monitored by specialized RHI teams in line with the flight schedule and the associated risk determined by the country of origin.
Additionally, there is ongoing communication with the airlines served by Burgas Airport for better control and awareness for both stakeholders. Personal protective equipment is provided for all airport services, as well as other necessary materials, devices, and COVID-19 crisis management tools.
Burgas Airport responsibly provides and disseminates information and recommendations to staff and passengers traveling through the airport. A number of measures have been taken to address the spread of COVID-19 incl. enhanced cleaning and disinfection regime, regular ventilation, and cleaning of premises and vehicles, separation of passengers from arriving flights from high-risk destinations from all others, and non-admittance of non-travelers in the airport terminals.