All arrivals from China now screened for coronavirus at Phuket airport

 All arrivals from China now screened for coronavirus at Phuket airport

Star Alliance Boeing 747-400 at Phuket International Airport. Photo: Andy Mitchell.



PHUKET: All passengers arriving in Phuket on direct flights from China are now being screened for elevated body temperatures in the hope of preventing the Wuhan coronavirus from spreading to Phuket, the Health Control Division at Phuket International Airport has confirmed.

“All passengers are screened at the boarding gate as soon as they get off the plane,” an officer at the Health Control Division at Phuket airport told The Phuket News today.

Full story: thephuketnews.com

By The Phuket News



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