Ukrainian military aircraft have already delivered 150 tonnes of medical cargo
In addition to the civil aircraft Antonov Airlines, humanitarian flights are carried out by the military carriers Il-76MD of the Armed Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, which have already transported around 150 tonnes of medical goods from China to Ukraine and European countries.
This was reported by the press service of the general staff of the armed forces.
“Air Force aircraft have already flown two times from China to Ukraine and three flights from China to Romania. Each party transported around 30 tonnes of special medical goods, ”said the press service of the chief of aviation of the air force command of the Ukrainian armed forces Sergey Golubtsov.
As noted, the flights are conducted as part of the airlift between Ukraine and China, established to provide the fastest delivery of the medical supplies most needed to identify and counter the spread of COVID-19.
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The press service also said that in the near future, Ukrainian military pilots may be involved in the air delivery of medical supplies to the Baltic States and the Middle East.
As reported, 3,148,417 cases of COVID-19 were recorded worldwide on the morning of April 29. 962,344 patients recovered, 218,368 died.
Photo: General Staff of the Armed Forces
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru