airBaltic to perform a second flight, carrying one million face masks from China

  • 2020-04-08
  • TBT Staff

RIGA - Latvian airline airBaltic on April 9 will perform a second special cargo flight to and from Ürümqi Diwopu International Airport in China, bringing around one million face masks made in Zhejiang and Jiangsu regions to Latvia.

The flight is organized with the help of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Latvia, AirLink Aviation Services and Wish Global.

Overall, 615 boxes or 5.2 tonnes of approximately one million face masks will be carried intended for the National Health Service of the Republic of Latvia. Three pilots and two technicians will be on board the aircraft to perform the flight.