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COVID-19 operations: keeping passengers safe

A picture of an Airman taking a passenger's temperature.

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Leonardo Carrasco Munoz, 721st Aerial Port Squadron air transportation passenger service specialist, takes a passenger’s temperature in the entrance of the Ramstein Passenger Terminal at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, March 20, 2020. Prior to entering the terminal, each passenger received fever assessments. The Ramstein Passenger Terminal has transformed their operations to protect against the spread of coronavirus disease 2019. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Taylor D. Slater)

A picture of people sitting in a waiting room.

Passengers sit in the waiting room for their connecting flight in the Ramstein Passenger Terminal at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, March 20, 2020. To protect against the spread of coronavirus disease 2019, passengers with confirmed flights could no longer leave the terminal. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Taylor D. Slater)

A picture of passengers waiting to enter the Passenger Terminal.

Passengers wait outside the entrance of the Ramstein Passenger Terminal at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, March 20, 2020. To help prevent the spread of coronavirus disease 2019, only employees and passengers were allowed in the Passenger Terminal. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Taylor D. Slater)

A picture of an Airman filing documents for a passenger.

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman David Shaw, 721st Aerial Port Squadron passenger terminal agent, signs documents in the Ramstein Passenger Terminal at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, March 20, 2020. To protect against the spread of coronavirus disease 2019, only passengers with orders were able to fly. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Taylor D. Slater)

A picture of a room full of cots.

Lines of cots sit in the gate holding area in the Ramstein Passenger Terminal at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, March 20, 2020. To protect against the spread of coronavirus disease 2019, any passenger without orders to Germany stayed in the holding area until their flight home arrived. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Taylor D. Slater)

RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany --

The Ramstein Passenger Terminal transformed their operations to protect against the spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019.