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Astral Aviation selected by UNICEF for airfreight initiative

Posted 17 February 2021 · Add Comment

Astral Aviation has been selected by UNICEF for its humanitarian airfreight initiative.

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“We are truly honoured for being selected by UNICEF to participate in the Humanitarian Airfreight Initiative, based on our track-record in performing humanitarian flights within Africa and the Middle East in the past twenty years,” said Sanjeev Gadhia, founder CEO  of Astral Aviation.

 

“We will be placing our entire fleet of B747F, B767F, B727F, DC9F, CRJ-200, Fokker 50 and Fokker 27 on high priority, which is critical to the timely and secure delivery of vaccines and critical supplies, as we consider it our moral-obligation to ensure that no person in Africa is left-behind due to lack of aircraft capacity.”

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