Astral Aviation during the COVID-19 pandemic transported in excess of 15,000 tonnes of PPEs, testing kits, ventilators and other related products. (Photo: Astral Aviation)

Astral Aviation Prepared to Distribute COVID-19 Vaccine Within Africa

Weeks after taking delivery of a Boeing 767-200 freighter from the Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) with a five-year lease, Nairobi-based cargo airline Astral Aviation now says it is ready for the distribution of recently discovered COVID-19 vaccines during its forthcoming distribution across its scheduled network of 15 destinations within Africa and a further 50 destinations available on charter flights with its fleet of 14 freighter jets. Astral Aviation — in its 20 years of providing freight services — has…