ERLANGER, Ky. — As travelers return to flying at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) they can be reassured that the airport has gone above and beyond to prioritize healthy and safety of the traveling public.
Wednesday, CVG is the first airport in the Midwest, and third in the U.S., to receive an industry-approved, global Health Accreditation – a third-party validation and assessment that the airport is maintaining safe and hygienic facilities.
Airports Council International (ACI) Airport Health Accreditation (AHA) program assesses an airport’s compliance with new health measures and procedures introduced as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic in accordance with International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Aviation Recovery Task Force recommendations. Areas of assessment include cleaning, disinfection, physical distancing, staff protection, physical layout, and passenger communication. With the accreditation, airports are expected to complete ongoing self-assessment and quality assurance, leading to a cycle of continuous improvement, as situations change,