23 March 2020 – 130 tons of protective equipment arrive from China, some to go to Italy

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Type of Intervention: Healthcare and public health capacity
Sectors Involved: Increase availability of PPE
Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: Two AUA machines from China landed in Vienna-Schwechat on Monday afternoon, carrying 130 tons of protective equipment. The material is to be brought to Tyrol as a convoy on Tuesday and some of it will also be handed over to the Italian authorities across the border of South Tyrol.
Full details here: https://infothek.bmvit.gv.at/coronavirus-reisehinweise-aktuelle-informationen/