Emirates SkyCargo transports more than 1 billion doses of COVID-19 vaccines during 18 months

Emirates SkyCargo transports more than 1 billion doses of COVID-19 vaccines during 18 months

WAM: Emirates SkyCargo has transported more than 1 billion doses of COVID-19 vaccines on its aircraft.

The air cargo carrier has achieved this historic milestone within a span of 18 months from the first shipment of COVID-19 vaccines trialled in October 2020.

More than 4,200 tonnes of COVID-19 vaccines, equivalent to over 1 billion doses, have been moved to over 80 destinations on over 2,000 Emirates flights. Close to two-thirds of the 1 billion doses were transported to developing countries.