Turkish Airlines Business Class Lounge 4-Star COVID-19 Safety Rating

Turkish Airlines Business Class Lounge at Istanbul Airport is certified with the 4-Star COVID-19 Lounge Safety Rating for the safety measures and improved hygiene processes to help reduce the spread of Coronavirus.

Skytrax COVID-19 Lounge Safety Rating is the world’s only assessment and certification of airline lounge health and safety measures during the coronavirus pandemic that is based on professional and scientific investigation of the actual standards being provided. The Lounge Safety Rating evaluates the lounge cleaning and disinfection procedures, social distancing signage, policies and staff control, face mask usage, sanitiser availability, and other hygiene protocols.

Turkish Airlines Business Class Lounge 4-Star COVID-19 Safety Rating

Certifying COVID-19 Safe Air Travel

COVID-19 Lounge Safety Certification

COVID-19 Lounge Safety Rating

Turkish Airlines lounge

Reception / Lounge entry

Signage about COVID-19 requirements
Visibility and availability of hand sanitiser
Standard of counter protective screen
Cleanliness of reception lobby
Info signage about COVID-19 requirements in lounge
Staff advice about COVID-19 systems inside lounge
Touchless lounge self-entry scanning system
Luggage lockers: Cleanliness
Social distancing marking
Control of social distancing
Correct use of PPE by staff

Hygiene: Cleanliness checks

Lounge seating
Side tables
Seat power units
Dining chairs
Dining tables
Work units / desks
Food & beverages: table clearance / cleaning

Social distancing

Social distancing marking - in the lounge
Social distancing marking - food & beverage area
Social distancing marking - washrooms
Control of social distancing by lounge staff

Food & beverages

COVID-19 safe systems for beverages
COVID-19 safe systems for self-serve buffet
Menu ordering system for guests
Cleanliness: self-serve buffet area
Cleanliness: tableware
Cleanliness: glassware
Cleanliness: cutlery / utensils

Facemask policy

Clearly stated facemask policy for lounge
Lounge guest adherence to facemask policy
Control of facemask usage by staff
Correct facemask usage by staff


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