New Delhi, April 15
SpiceXpress, the cargo arm of SpiceJet airline, signed an agreement with Luxembourg-based B Medical Systems on Thursday for protected, dependable and temperature-controlled transportation of COVID-19 vaccine throughout India.
With an intention to broaden the basket of COVID-19 vaccines and improve the tempo of inoculation in India, the central authorities on Tuesday had introduced fast-track emergency approval for foreign-produced jabs which have been granted comparable clearances in different nations.
The authorities’s transfer is important as it could make obtainable a number of vaccines, together with these made by Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson, in India with sure situations.
In a press release on Thursday, B Medical Systems stated it’ll present medical-grade transport options to SpiceXpress for the transportation of the COVID-19 vaccine and varied pharmaceutical preparations throughout the nation.
The transport packing containers from B Medical Systems supply storage within the temperature vary various from -80°C to eight°C and are US FDA, EU MDR in addition to WHO PQS licensed, it famous.
“The collaboration also covers the opening of several pharma logistics centres of excellence across several airports in India,” it added.
The agreement between the 2 firms will facilitate protected, dependable and efficient temperature-controlled transportation of vaccines, pharmaceutical preparation and varied organic specimens throughout India, it said. — PTI