March 24, 2020

The ongoing spread of the COVID-19 virus emphasizes the importance of following proper sanitizing procedures throughout our daily routines, for business aviation flight operations this includes the need to properly sanitize aircraft cabins. An NBAA News Hour webinar on Friday, March 27, at 11 a.m. EDT will focus on these best practices, including tips from NBAA’s recently published Aircraft Disinfection and Cleaning Procedures Guide.

The one-hour webinar will highlight:

  • Recommended aircraft cleaning practices and products from aircraft OEMs and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Guidance regarding cleaning products and enhanced cleaning procedures for the cabin, lavatory and the flight deck, taking particular care with sensitive avionics
  • Recommended personal protective equipment for aircraft cleaning and detailing crews.

“Now more than ever, it’s critical that business aviation flight crews adhere to proper aircraft disinfection and cleaning practices and understand the correct procedures for different areas and materials,” said NBAA Director of Flight Operations and Regulations Brian Koester, one of the scheduled presenters for the webinar.

The webinar also will feature perspectives from NBAA personnel and other industry professionals, as well as a Q&A session.

NBAA members are invited to save the date and participate in this March 27 NBAA News Hour webinar, which is free to all active members. Registration will be made available via the NBAA News Hour webpage when available, and recordings will be made available following the event.