Ebola: aircraft cleaning and decontamination after suspected case

Guidance for aircraft operators on the risk of Ebola contamination from travellers from affected countries in West Africa.

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This document was withdrawn in June 2018. For current advice on Ebola, see the Ebola collection.


[Withdrawn] Environmental cleaning and decontamination of an aircraft following a suspect case of Ebola

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This guidance was written during the 2014 to 2015 Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

Guidance on:

  • risk of infection from a travelling passenger who has visited Ebola affected countries in West Africa
  • risk assessment of Ebola suspected cases
Published 13 January 2015
Last updated 16 February 2015 + show all updates
  1. Updated guidance.
  2. First published.