Airbus’ response to COVID-19 involves a company mobilisation as unprecedented as the coronavirus itself: with 53 crisis management teams mobilised around the world, and employees who are demonstrating an unwavering commitment to adapt, realign and reinvent as the situation evolves.
Is the cabin air clean?
Is cabin environment safe and clean?
Airlines perform thorough cleaning and disinfection routines to create a hygienic environment for everyone on board. Specialised teams work with highly efficient approved products and disinfectants to conduct deep cleaning of aircraft cabins, lavatories and their surfaces, crew rest and galley working areas as well as the cockpit.
Airbus provides information to airlines and operators on appropriate cleaning procedures - pre-flight - as well as on the type of cleaning products to use in the aircraft.
At Airbus, we are engaging and exchanging information with airlines and operators on appropriate cleaning procedures as well as on the type of cleaning products to use in the aircraft.
In addition, we collaborate with airlines and aviation partners to look into alternative and promising methods to disinfect.