Just like car washing, aeroplane cleaning is done to ensure that hygiene and safety is quaranteed to the travellers. In Kenya, it is done by companies such as Aerotech Ltd, Aviation international services Ltd among others. They offer services such aircraft cabin cleaning and services other general exterior cleaning.
There are many types of aeroplanes owned by Kenya Airways (KQ) and Kenya Airports Authority among other parties. The planes after landing are taken for inspection by a team of engineers and hygienic services including cleaning services.
The estimated cost of Washing these aeroplanes varies from companies offering the services and the nature of cleaning demanded by the aeroplane authorities. However, according to sources, it is estimated that the exterior wash cost to about $ 100 (Ksh 10,900) for a light aircraft.
Large jet exterior washing cost of cleaning ranges from $ 350 (Ksh 38,150) and above. Other services such as boot cleaning is charged separately as it is done by team of expertise.
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