As part of Jet Edge’s ongoing commitment to the highest safety standards in private aviation and in response to COVID-19, we have enhanced our safety protocol at every touchpoint to keep our passengers, flight crews, and employees safe and healthy. In partnership with global aviation safety and security expert, Redline, we have developed the industry leading protocol to ensure the safest flight experience in private aviation.
Pre-Flight Screening to Evaluate all Flight Details including Previous and Future Travel Plans of Clients and Crew
Mitigates any possible known exposure and prohibits entrance to Jet Edge facilities and aircraft for at least 14 days
Pre and Post-Flight Enhanced Aircraft Cleaning and Disinfecting
We utilize FDA, CDC, and EPA-approved disinfectants such as CleanSmart, that effectively kill the virus that causes COVID-19 among other pathogens. As an additional preventative measure, We treat Aircraft Interiors with ClearCabin, an antimicrobial barrier, every 90 days to provide lasting protection.
Any aircraft returning from a high-risk region identified by the CDC will be immediately quarantined and undergo enhanced disinfectant procedures and timelines
Flight Crew and Passenger Health Questionnaire and Assessment Completed Prior to Flight
Flight crews are regularly Tested for COVID-19. Temperature Scanning is Mandatory for Flight Crews and Available for Passengers. International travelers flying to the United States will be required to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 viral (NAAT or Antigen) test taken within 3 calendar days of departure. After receiving test results, all International travelers flying to the United states will need to sign an Attestation form prior to departure, in a similar process to passport verification.
Clients and Flight Crew Protection: Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Available Onboard All Aircraft
Face Coverings are Mandatory for Flight Crew. All Travelers are Recommended To Wear Face Coverings Where Social Distancing Cannot be Practiced.
Confirmation That All Partners including Ground Transportation, Catering, and Crew Accommodations Adhere to Appropriate Safety Precautions
All Jet Edge Facilities Will Follow Safety Protocols To Minimize COVID-19 Exposure. We Partner With And Follow All Guidelines Of The CDC, WHO, OSHA, And The FAA.
There is no higher priority to Jet Edge than the safety and security of our clients and employees. To prevent exposure to COVID-19, Jet Edge has implemented a comprehensive safety protocol and enhanced our already stringent aircraft cleaning standards based on recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), World Health Organization (WHO), the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA), and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
Jet Edge requires flight crews as well as passengers to acknowledge previous as well as future travel plans in order to mitigate any potential risk of exposure to COVID-19 and implements a mandatory 14-day quarantine from all Jet Edge facilities and aircraft for any possible known exposure case.
Flight crews and passengers must complete a health questionnaire and assessment prior to being admitted to fly. Flight Crews are Also Regularly Tested for COVID-19. Pre-Flight Temperature scanning will be completed on all flight crew and will be available for passengers.
International passengers Flying to the united States from a Foreign Country Are required to Provide proof of a Negative COVID-19 viral (NAAT or Antigen) test result within 3 calendar days of departure, or a note from a doctor declaring the passenger is safe to fly. After test results are received, The CDC also requires a signed Attestation form to be completed in advance for all international passengers flying to the united States from a Foreign Country.
Each aircraft will have personal protective equipment (PPE) for passengers and crew available onboard the aircraft at all times, including face masks, eye coverings, Gloves, and alcohol-based hand sanitizer. As a safety precaution, flight crews will wear PPE including face Coverings at times when interacting with passengers. Hand sanitizer will be also be available for passengers and crew, visible upon enplaning in the galley or aircraft entrance as well as within the lavatory. if any individual becomes sick during flight, a stringent protocol is followed to maintain safe operations.
Each aircraft will also have additional PPE including disposable gloves available for use while cleaning and disinfecting the interior surfaces. All PPE will be disposed of according to guidelines from the CDC.
Cleaning and/or Flight crews are thoroughly sterilizing all interior surfaces of the aircraft With disinfectant wipes prior to and at the end of every passenger flight to help prevent the transmission of COVID-19. This includes handrails, seats, galley surfaces, passenger control panels, passenger air gaspers, lavatory surfaces, and other surfaces frequently touched by passengers and crew. The aircraft cockpit and aircraft access doors are also thoroughly cleaned and disinfected. As an additional preventative measure, aircraft interiors are treated every 90 days with clearCabin to provide an antimicrobial barrier for lasting protection.
Flight Crews have the authority to increase both the level of detail and frequency of cleaning as necessary to adjust to changing conditions.
Jet Edge has also increased aircraft cleaning procedures to include maintenance operations. Aircraft going into and out of maintenance will be thoroughly cleaned according to the procedures noted above.
AT ALL TIMES:
Social distancing guidelines Should be followed at all times.
All travel partners of Jet Edge including ground transportation, catering, and crew accommodations will adhere to appropriate safety precautions.
Through questionnaire and evaluation, all passengers and crew must verify that they have not had any known recent exposure to COVID-19 based on their travel history or social activities, have not recently requested to be tested for the virus, and do not have any current signs of fever, persistent cough, or difficult breathing before being admitted to fly.
Domestically there are some state and county restrictions as well as quarantines affecting flights into various US states and territories. Please contact us directly prior to any flight for the latest information. The Jet Edge team is standing by to assist with any travel requests and advise on the latest procedures and guidelines for travel within the United States and territories.
For international flights, many nations have implemented quarantine measures as well as PCR testing. Travelers may enter the country, but passengers, flight crew, and aircraft may be subject to 14-day mandatory quarantine or may be required to present a negative COVID-19 test result. The Jet Edge team will advise clients directly on the most updated information regarding any required procedures or restrictions for international travel.
All passengers and Jet Edge personnel will be thoroughly screened if they have visited any of the following area(s) 14 days prior to scheduled departure in order to determine eligibility to fly and enter the US:
► MAINLAND CHINA
► SOUTH KOREA
► GREAT BRITAIN / UNITED KINGDOM (to include the Republic of Ireland)
Precautionary screening will be completed on all passengers. On January 12th, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) issued an Order requiring individuals traveling to the United States from any foreign country to meet certain testing or recovery criteria with respect to COVID-19. As of January 26, 2021, all International passengers flying to the United States from a foreign country will be required to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 viral (NAAT or Antigen) test result within 3 calendar days of departure, or a note from a doctor declaring that the passenger is safe to fly. The CDC also requires a signed Attestation form to be completed in advance of departure for all International passengers flying to the United States from a foreign country.