An Antonov An-148 plane owned by the Russian Emergency Ministry has carried out a medical evacuation of 4 seriously-ill people, including 2 children, from the towns of Nazran, Vladikavkaz and Grozny to Nizhny Novborod and Moscow. All the patients are in urgent need of highly qualified and high-tech medical aid.
The flying hospital is rigged with modern equipment and special medical modules, ventilators and cardiac monitors allowing providing medical care aboard.
During the flight the patients were accompanied by medical specialists of The Emergency Ministry’s Tsentrospas team and Healthcare Ministry’s All-Russian Disaster Medicine Center Zashchita.
In Moscow and Nizhny Novgorod, the patients were taken to hospitals for specialized medical aid.