An-124 “Ruslan” Completed Task of Delivering Field Hospital and Medicines to Guinea
Aircraft military transport aircrafts of Russian Air Force An-124 “Ruslan” completed the task of delivering the field hospital and medicines to the Republic of Guinea in the framework of international effort to combat Ebola virus. It is reported by the Defense Ministry.
“Crews of largest military transport aircraft in the world made a one day 20-hour flight from Sochi to Conakry (Republic of Guinea) and back, covering the distance of about 13 thousand kilometers (more than 8 thousand miles). Russian “Ruslans” delivered to the airport of Conakry and donated to Guinean doctors more than 150 tons of medical and special equipment for the deployment of the hospital, including: admission and diagnostic department, three infectious wards, intensive care and special laboratories of diagnostics in the framework of international efforts to combat Ebola,” the Defence Ministry emphasized.