Vistara in-flight services modified; get set for PPE wearing cabin crew
Keeping in mind the strict implementation of social distancing norms due to the spread of novel coronavirus, Tata SIA joint venture Vistara airlines on Thursday announced temporary changes in its in-flight products and services to minimise the touchpoints of human contact on board by up to 80 per cent during the post-lockdown period.
Reduction in meal choices:
The service alterations in domestic flights' premium economy class and economy class include reduction in meal choices and withdrawal of services like onboard sales, welcome drink, hot meals and hot beverages, Vistara stated.
Starbucks coffee and Turkish towels will not be served in business class and premium economy class, the airline said in a statement. (Photo: PTI)
Sealed water bottles:
International flight services:
Training cabin crew members:
Employee and passenger safety:
Cabin crew wearing PPE:
The cabin crew will wear personal protective equipment (PPE), such as face masks and disposable gloves, at all times, it said. To further reduce the risk of spreading the virus by touch, the airline said it had temporarily removed in-flight magazines and other reading materials from its aircraft fleet. (Photo: Reuters)