Australian Airports Association issues support for mandatory face masks across the aviation sector

    Australian Airports Association (AAA) stated (08-Jan-2021) Australia‘s National Cabinet decision to make face masks compulsory across all parts of the aviation sector is a common sense approach. A recent survey commissioned by the AAA showed the majority of travelling Australians would be more confident to fly if face masks were mandatory. Key details include:

    • 83% would wear a facemask travelling domestically;
    • 71% would be more confident to fly domestically if facemasks were mandatory;
    • 89% would support mandatory facemasks in international airport terminals;
    • 82% were willing to undergo a rapid COVID test before travelling internationally.

    The online survey was completed by 500 Australians between 14-Dec-2020 and 18-Dec-2020.

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