Coast Guard delivers equipment for COVID-19 frontliners using newest helicopter

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The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) utilized its newest H145 light twin engine helicopter from Germany to deliver personal protective equipment (PPE) and essential materials for PCG frontliners in Coast Guard District – Southern Visayas on 27 March 2020.

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The PPE package for PCG personnel, medical officers, and deployable response group included: N95 masks, face masks, infrared gun thermometers, latex ambidextrous gloves, stethoscopes, pulse oximeters, and shock resistant aneroid adult cuffs.

The PCG District – Southern Visayas is one with the provincial government of Negros Occidental in implementing stringent precautionary measures to protect the health and safety of its constituents against the contagious virus. PCG