China´s Emergency Humanitarian Aid to Russia Shipped (08/23/2010)

Updated: 2010/8/23 10:53:00

Part of China´s emergency humanitarian aid to Russia in its relief efforts departed from Beijing Capital International Airport at 9:00 am, August 20. The rest materials will be picked up at Shenyang Taoxian Airport and then transported to Moscow at 13:00 pm.

The batch of emergency materials worth of 20 million yuan included 2,000 gas masks, 4,000 gas mask canisters, 1,400 fire fighting suits, 900 sets of Air Breathing Apparatuses for fire fighters, 200 air tanks, 52 fire extinguishers, 40 units of fire extinguishing systems and 10 field service compressors.

This batch of materials is expected to arrive in Moscow at 21:00 pm (5:00 pm of local time), August 20.

Source: MOFCOM

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