UPDATE AND RESPONSE: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY AIRPORT AND COVID-19

Posted: March 20, 2020

 

kosu covid-19 update

Last updated June 22, 2021.

The Ohio State University Airport is committed to the health and safety of the public and our employees during the global COVID-19 health situation. We are also cognizant of our critical mission as a Federal Aviation Administration National Reliever Airport and general aviation Part 139 airport.

During this unprecedented situation, we are actively implementing standards set forth by local, state and federal public health officials to help combat the spread of COVID-19. The following describes activities primary to our response to this evolving situation.

MODIFIED OPERATIONS

During this time our airport is operating on a modified schedule.

SANITIZATION

We are implementing the following procedures to enhance our response to this situation:

  • Maintaining normal, high quality sanitization of restrooms and all facilities
  • Requiring all non-essential staff to work from home

FLIGHT EDUCATION

Flight Education is following all university protocol for the safe and healthy operation of flight instruction.

COVID-19 RESOURCES

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Ohio Department of Public Health
Franklin County Public Health
Columbus Public Health

The Ohio State University Airport is dedicated to the safety of our community, our employees and the flying public. We will continue to work closely with public health officials in alignment with The Ohio State University to monitor our response to COVID-19.

Please feel free to reach out to us with any questions or concerns.