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A army plane headed dwelling on Monday carrying service members of South Korea’s anti-piracy Cheonghae Unit that was stationed in waters off Africa.
The Protection Ministry stated that the KC-330 Cygnus multi-role aerial tanker departed from a neighborhood airport Monday, carrying members of the thirty fourth contingent of the unit.
A ministry official stated one other tanker would take off in about two hours carrying the remainder of the sailors. They’re anticipated to reach in South Korea on Tuesday night.
South Korea despatched the 2 aerial tankers to carry dwelling all 301 members of the unit following a mass COVID-19 outbreak, with infections totaling 247.
The Protection Ministry stated it’s securing medical establishments, remedy and quarantine amenities for the sailors.