Noah Y.Kim Ron Desantis state Florida city Hollywood city Fort Lauderdale county Lauderdale people fears positive contact Noah Y.Kim Ron Desantis state Florida city Hollywood city Fort Lauderdale county Lauderdale

What Is the Risk of Catching the Coronavirus on a Plane?

themighty.com

By Noah Y. Kim Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis tried to alleviate fears of flying during the pandemic at an event with airline and rental car executives. “The airplanes have just not been vectors when you see spread of the coronavirus,” DeSantis said during a discussion at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on Aug.

28. “The evidence is the evidence. And I think it’s something that is safe for people to do.” Is the evidence really so clear?

DeSantis’ claim that airplanes have not been “vectors” for the spread of the coronavirus is untrue, according to experts. A “vector” spreads the virus from location to location, and airplanes have ferried infected passengers across geographies, making COVID-19 outbreaks more difficult to contain.

Read more on themighty.com
The website mental.guide is an aggregator of articles from open sources. The source is indicated at the beginning and at the end of the announcement. You can send a complaint on the article if you find it unreliable.