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WFS and Qatar race PPE to French hospitals

[ May 26, 2020   //   ]

Handler Worldwide Flight Services’ (WFS) cargo handling team in Paris has worked tirelessly to process PPE shipments delivered by Qatar Airways Cargo to hospitals across France during the covid outbreak. Qatar Airways has been one of the main airlines carrying supplies of medical equipment to France, including surgical gloves, face masks, aprons and medical kits. So far, WFS has handled 12 Boeing 777X freighter flights operated by the airline, including charters organised by two of France’s leading freight forwarding companies, Bolloré Logistics and Geodis. Most flights have originated in China and Vietnam.