The transport was guaranteed according to the procedures of total “biocontainment”
ROME. A woman suffering from Covid-19 was transported from Cagliari to Bologna aboard a C-27J aircraft of the 46th Air Force Brigade of Pisa.The transport in high biocontainment, which took place yesterday and announced today 4 May by the Air Force, was requested by the General Directorate of Civil Protection Sardinia and was managed by the IOC (Operational Command of the Joint Forces) which, through the Poggio Renatico Aerospace Operations Command, requested the immediate activation of a transport aircraft of the 46th Air Brigade.
The military aircraft, which took off from the Pisa air base, reached the military airport of Pratica di Mare where it embarked a medical team of the biocontainment team of the main infirmary and a special ATI (Aircraft Transit Isolator) stretcher for the transport of particularly infectious patients, then taking off again for Cagliari to load the patient. The latter, under the continuous supervision of the Air Force medical team, was then transferred to the destination facility. (Handle).