Kansai Airports Group employee tested positive for COVID-19

Kansai Airports Group confirmed new case(s) of COVID-19 among its employees. We will continue to place the highest priority on the safety of customers and employees and strive to prevent the spread of infection in cooperation with the public health center, the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare and other government agencies, with strict COVID-19 safety measures in place.

For information about COVID-19 safety measures at the three airports, please visit:

KIX: Airport Initiatives and a Request to Visitors to Prevent the Spread of the Novel Coronavirus open in new tab
ITAMI: Airport Initiatives and a Request to Visitors to Prevent the Spread of the Novel Coronavirus open in new tab
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Announcement date Test date
(onset of illness)
Gender, age & job type Workplace Close contact with passengers Note
Jan. 21, 2021 Jan. 19, 2021
(Jan. 16, 2021)
Man in his 40s
Airport operation staff
KIX None He  wore a mask while on duty, and no office work after Jan. 13.
Jan. 19, 2021 Jan. 13, 2021
(Jan. 12, 2021)
Man in his 20s
Passenger handling staff
Haneda T3

None

No office work due to absence from work
Jan.14, 2021 Jan. 12, 2021
(Asymptomatic case)
Man in his 40s
Officer
KIX office None He wore a mask while on duty.
Jan.12, 2021 Jan.10, 2021
(Asymptomatic case)
Woman in her 20s
Passenger handling staff
KIX T1 None She wore a mask while on duty, and no office work after Jan.4.
Jan.12, 2021 Jan.9, 2021
(Asymptomatic case)
Woman in her 20s
Passenger handling staff
KIX T1 None No office work due to absence from work.
Jan.12, 2021 Jan.8, 2021
(Jan.5, 2021)
Man in her 20s
Passenger handling staff
KIX T1 None He  wore a mask and face shield while on duty,
Jan.7, 2021 Jan.6, 2021
(Jan.4, 2021)
Woman in her 30s
Passenger handling staff
Haneda T3 None She  wore a mask while on duty, and no office work after Dec. 28.
Jan.7, 2021 Jan.6, 2021
(Jan.4, 2021)
Woman in her 20s
Information staff
KIX T1 None She  wore a mask while on duty, and the counter has a partition.
Dec. 2, 2020

Dec. 1, 2020
(Nov. 28, 2020)

Man in his 40s
Officer

KIX office None

No office work after Nov. 26.

Nov. 9, 2020 Nov. 8, 2020
(Nov. 3, 2020)
Man in his 40s
Duty-free store staff
KIX T2 None He wore gloves when working at the cash registers, in addition to a mask or face shield on duty.
Nov. 6, 2020

Nov. 5, 2020
(Asymptomatic case)

Woman in her 20s
Duty-free store staff
KIX T1 None He wore gloves when working at the cash registers, in addition to a mask or face shield on duty.

Apr. 15, 2020

Apr. 15, 2020
(Apr. 11, 2020)

Man in his 40s
Ground handling staff

KIX T1 None

He wore a mask while on duty.

Apr. 14, 2020

Apr. 13, 2020
(Apr. 10, 2020)

Man in his 50s
Clerical worker

KIX office None

He wore a mask while on duty.