By Raydes Barcia
Legazpi City—The Philippine low-cost airline has transported over 60 million Covid-19 vaccine doses throughout the country to intensify the government’s anti-coronavirus vaccination to protect the Filipinos from dreaded virus.
Alex Reyes, chief strategy officer at Cebu Pacific said the Cebu Pacific has reached another delivery milestone as it safely transports over 60 million COVID-19 vaccine doses across the country.
“These vaccine deliveries are vital for supplying booster shots for everyJuan. We are happy to keep on doing our part in the timely delivery of these lifesaving vaccines,” Reyes said.
Cagayan de Oro received the highest number of vaccine shipments among the provinces, followed by Tacloban, Cotabato, Zamboanga and Legazpi City.
To date, CEB has safely airlifted life-saving vaccines to 31 provinces across the country since March 2021, such as Bacolod, Basilan, Boracay, Bohol, Butuan, Cagayan de Oro, Cauayan, Cebu, Coron, Cotabato, Davao, Dipolog, Dumaguete, General Santos, Iloilo, Jolo, Kalibo, Legazpi, Masbate, Naga, Ozamiz, Pagadian, Puerto Princesa, Roxas, San Jose, Siargao, Tacloban, Tuguegarao, Tawi-Tawi, Virac, and Zamboanga.
All vaccines were stored in containers with the established temperature limit to ensure that doses are preserved until arrival at the designated stations.
The CEB management said that it has attained 100 percent vaccination rate for its active flying crew through its very own employee vaccination program, JG Summit COVID Protect, and various partnerships with local government units in the country.
It said that 95 percent of the active flying crew have been boosted to ensure the continued safety of its employees and passengers. (Raydes B. Barcia)