IATA warns aviation capacity will be vital for Covid-19 vaccination

The International Air Transport Association has urged governments to begin careful planning to ensure full preparedness for when vaccines for Covid-19 are approved and available for distribution.

The association also warned of potentially severe capacity constraints, with as many as 8,000 aircraft needed for the huge task.

Air cargo plays a key role in the distribution of vaccines in normal times through well-established global time- and temperature-sensitive distribution systems.

This capability will be crucial to the quick and efficient transport and distribution of Covid-19 vaccines when they are available, and it will not happen without careful planning, led by governments and supported by industry stakeh

Source : Breakingtravelnews