A Turkish Air Force C-130 Hercules military transport aircraft arrived at Joint Base Andrews, Md. on May 1 with medical supplies.
This is the second Turkish Air Force aircraft arriving at the base carrying medical supplies to support the U.S. government’s effort to combat COVID-19. The aircraft was carrying hazmat suits and other medical supplies.
Today, second Turkish military aircraft landed at @Andrews_JBA loaded with additional medical supplies sent on behalf of the Turkish people by the Turkish Presidency, to support our key @NATO ally in its difficult fight against #COVID19 #StrongerTogether #WeAreNato pic.twitter.com/MdtkCq0WQu
— Serdar KILIÇ (@serdarkilic9) May 1, 2020
Previously, another Turkish military transport aircraft, an Airbus A400M, landed at Joint Base Andrews on April 28, to provide other medical supplies to fight COVID-19. The aircraft was carrying surgical masks, overalls, disinfectant, goggles, N-95 masks and face shields.