THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – Yesterday, Air Peace, a Nigerian airline operator, delivered a batch of supplies airlifted from Beijing to the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja.
According to report, the supplies delivered was around 16-tons of test kits, ventilators, disinfectant machines, disposable medical masks, medicines, rubber gloves, protective gowns, goggles, face shields, infra-red thermometers and other critical care items.
Allen Onyema, the chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of Air Peace, described the flight as historical and applauded the federal government for its commitment to protecting Nigerians from the coronavirus pandemic that is ravaging the world.
He explained that:
‘This is the first time a Nigerian airline would be doing a direct non-stop 14 hours flight to China. The aircraft operated another non-stop 15 hours fight to the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. All six-man crew are Nigerians.’