3.5 million doses of vaccine than in Turkey
The remaining part of the second batch of Corona virus vaccine ordered from China was brought to Istanbul from Beijing by Turkish Airlines (THY) cargo plane.
The first part of the corona virus vaccine, which was ordered by the Ministry of Health from the Chinese company Sinovac, reached Ankara on December 30, the first part of the second batch of 10 million doses, 6.5 million, was brought to Istanbul on Monday, January 25 . Minister of Health Fahrettin Koca, who gave information about the arrival of new vaccines by sharing on his social media account last night, said, “The first part of the second shipment of 10 million doses of inactive vaccines reached us last weekend. As of this morning, the second part will have reached our country. The vaccine shipment will continue in accordance with the procurement schedule.
In this direction, corona virus vaccines, which cover the second part of the second batch of vaccines, were brought to Istanbul Airport at 06.00 this morning by Turkish Airlines cargo plane TK6175 departing from Beijing. Thus, the second batch of 10 million doses was completed. The vaccines downloaded from the plane were then taken to the warehouses for customs clearance.