Hong Kong Airport's Midfield Concourse. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Albert Kuan)

A Look at Tech Hong Kong Airport Uses to Protect Passengers and Staff

Hong Kong International Airport has become the world's first airport to trial a full-body disinfection channel to protect passengers and staff from COVID-19. The facility, called CLeanTech, is an enclosed full-body disinfection facility that sanitizes travelers using the channel in 40 seconds, killing 99.9 percent of germs. Currently, CLeanTech is being designated for use by staff undertaking public health and quarantine duties at the airport in addition to those working with arriving passengers. [caption id="attachment_41004" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] The CLeanTech channel disinfects…