Senator Cantwell Asks CDC: How Long Can the Wuhan Virus Last Inside a Plane? A: From Hours to as Long as a Day.
From McClatchydc News:
Sen. Maria Cantwell, a Washington Democrat, asked how long the virus can survive on surfaces within the plane if it spreads from an infected person.
“The virus can last hours to a day,” Redd said.
[Dr. Stephen Redd is a CDC official and member of the federal coronavirus task force.]