Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) said it will install the latest thermal scanner and sneeze guards at 19 airports nationwide as part of its efforts in keeping airport guests safe from the spread of Covid-19.
The airport operator also added that visitors can rest assured that they will have a safe airport experience as it continually implements various contactless and physical distancing solutions at critical checkpoints throughout the terminals.
A total of 23 new thermal scanners and 600 units of sneeze guards will be installed at all 19 airports.
The new equipment has been installed at KLIA and 12 airports in Penang, Langkawi, Kuching, Kota Kinabalu, Subang, Terengganu, Tawau, Labuan, Alor Setar, Sandakan, Kota Bharu and Miri.
The remaining seven airports that are installing the scanners and sneeze guards, are at Ipoh, Kuantan, Melaka, Bintulu, Limbang, Sibu and Lahad Datu. Work is scheduled to be completed by end-October 2020.