Filter Masks Available for Wildfire Destinations
November 16, 2018
MEC Safety Health and Security Committee
Due to strong winds and wildfire smoke, the air quality levels in some area of the west coast region of the United States is expected to fluctuate. Flight Attendants working flights into the affected wildfire areas will be provided N95 respirator masks, upon request. These masks are available at any base. The masks are efficient in filtering most pollutants and offer protection against inhaling potentially dangerous particles.
Additional information and safety tips are available in this week’s edition of Inflight weekly.