27.03.2020

Update on the Elit’Avia Management of the Coronavirus Impacts on Aircraft Operations

On behalf of Michel Coulomb (CEO), Iain Houseman (COO) and Karmen Bukvic (Head of Charter Sales)

Dear Clients and Partners,
 

As part of our response to recent events of coronavirus outbreak, we would like to update you regarding Elit’Avia’s continued commitment of ensuring the highest standards of safety, hygiene and security for our passengers onboard our aircraft. Our continued daily flight operations is part of our 24/7 monitoring of worldwide situations which ensures that have the most appropriate precautionary measures and procedures to successfully minimize risk while continuing the provision of carefree elegant services to our valued customers worldwide.
 

As one of the operators operating globally and specializing in complex operations with our fleet of Bombardier, Gulfstream and Dassault aircraft we are well positioned to support our clients through this challenging time. Our procedures are significant and robust:


Working with the authorities and regulators we have ensured that our control measures to support clients start before they arrive and remain above the regulatory and state requirements.

As well as holding three of the highest safety awards in business aviation, IS-BAO level III, ARGUS Platinum and Wyvern Wingman we have direct access to the specialist knowledge of how response and management of biological incidents is delivered through our COO’s experience as senior Chemical, Radiological, Biological, Nuclear and Explosion Response commander.  

Flight planning with suppliers include appropriate infection control and resilience procedures.

We understand the travel history, flight destination restrictions and health history of all our clients.

All our aircraft are equipped with temperature measuring devices, disinfection supplies and surgical masks – for passengers and crew.

Our aircraft are sanitized before and after every flight using regulatory compliant microbiological cleaning materials.

Our aircraft have infection control cleaning before and after any significant maintenance requiring access to the cabin.

Our crew always follow:
-recommended hygiene measures and additional Elit’Avia health precautions
-minimization of physical contact with passengers
-guidance on collection of Public Health Passenger Locator Forms for passengers whenever required by authorities


With these additional and significantly detailed controls, we would like to emphasize the advantages that Elit’Avia business jet travel offers to our customers in this situation:

Your health, welfare and safety are standard priorities when traveling with us.

You are traveling in the privacy of your own party / family and avoiding crowded areas by using General aviation terminal.

You can travel in your own time and to your destination knowing your safety as our top priority.

We are extremely confident about maintaining safe operations and the elegant quality of service throughout the upcoming months. For more detailed questions or concerns regarding your specific travel arrangements we are always at your disposal.

Kind Regards,

Elit’Avia

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