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fond SeNAEE SS For Immediate Release PRESS RELEASE COMMENCEMENT OF DOMESTIC AIR TRAVEL OPERATIONS IN GHANA. The Ministry of Aviation wishes to bring to the notice of the general public that domestic fight ‘operations will commence on Friday, May 01, 2020, from Kotoka International Airport (KIA) to other cities of the country. The Ministry of Aviation, in collaboration with the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority, Ghana Airports Company Limited and Ghana Health Service have instituted measures to ensure smooth domestic airline operations. it is the expectation of the Ministry that domestic airline operators and the travelling public will comply strictly with the laid down protocols by officials of Port Health stationed at the various airports. ‘The commencement of domestic air travel operations comes in the wake of the disinfection of the major airports in Ghana including the Kotoka Intemational Airport in Accra, Kumasi, Tamale and Takoradi following the lifting of the partial lockdown by His Excellency the President. The Ministry of Aviation wishes to assure the general public that the country's Airports are safe ‘as they open up for domestic operations and the government remains committed to safety of passengers and service providers as part of measures to restoring normalcy to the aviation industry. We will review laid down protocols during the domestic operation and when necessary, introduce improved procedures to further enhance the measures to strengthen the fight against coronavirus pandemic as it affects the aviation sector. We urge the travelling public as well as airline operators and all stakeholders to cooperate with the government during this difficult period. SIGNED JOSEPH KOFI ADDA (MP) HON. MINISTER ‘ALL MEDIA HOUSES ——— Scanned with CamScanner