PUNE: In-line with its spirit to assist the nation in these troublesome occasions, IndiGo has transported a complete of 4142 oxygen concentrators weighing about 72461.5 kg, inside and throughout the nation, its officers have mentioned.
Out of the full oxygen concentrators, as many as 2717 have been airlifted from Thailand, China, Qatar, Hong Kong, and Singapore to India, whereas 1425 oxygen concentrators have been transported domestically between 36 airports. An enormous load of different medical provides was additionally flown in with the assistance of IndiGo CarGo workforce, to assist the nation amidst the scarcity of medical gear within the wake of a extreme second wave.
Ronojoy Dutta, Chief Govt Officer and Wholetime Director, IndiGo mentioned, “We acknowledge that gaining access to oxygen concentrators and oxygen cylinders has develop into a life and loss of life scenario for a lot of of our fellow countrymen. On this disaster scenario IndiGo goes all out, pursuing each lead, responding to every request, utilizing our places of work in each nation to scour for oxygen concentrators and cylinders and transporting them to our cities and cities. We are going to depart no stone unturned in using our plane and our extremely skilled, devoted staff to safe this important useful resource presently of want”.
The flight 6E1702 airlifted a complete of 20 items of Cargo from Doha to Delhi on Apr 30, 2021, whereas flight 6E9657, 6E9691 airlifted a complete of 808 pcs of Cargo from Hong Kong to Delhi. Flight 6E9650, 6E9802/7302 and 6E9024 transported 36, 1851 and 02 items from Bangkok, Guangzhou, and Singapore to Delhi, respectively. IndiGo has additionally transported a complete of 1,60,596 kg of Covid vaccine shipments between January 12 to Could 3. The airline will proceed to fly in oxygen concentrators to and throughout the nation to ease the scarcity of medical gear, airline officers mentioned.