I used to be flying Chicago to Denver on United B777. Earlier than my flight, I met up my United pal Mike Hanna, who headed up United Chicago hub operations. He gave me a tour concerning the new measures taken to make journey cleaner and safer comparable to social distancing at terminal and lounge, temperature examine for all workers, putting in of glass shields at examine in, the electrostatic spray of cleansing terminal and contained in the aircraft. He additionally confirmed me a HEPA filter and defined how air filter system work contained in the aircraft.
Then I flew on the World’s oldest energetic B777, N774UA, a unique Boeing 777-200 A mannequin from Chicago to Denver. The aircraft was 26.zero years previous, line quantity 002 from Boeing. Throughout my flight, I met up with fellow passengers, pilots and cabin crew to see what’s modified in air journey. I documented the brand new boarding procedures, the change in meals and beverage served onboard and every thing. I talked to a number of passengers about how they really feel of flying Within the pandemic.
United presently do not need social distancing onboard their planes however mentioned they’ll alert passengers if the flight is 70% or extra full for choices.