IL-76 in China evacuation equipment and to install temporary toilet sit
3 on 3, in the Sudanese capital Khartoum International Airport, then Yun Chinese citizens evacuated from Libya Chinese Air Force transport plane taking off. Xinhua News Agency (Mohamed Bike Er photo)
Xinhua Beijing, March 4 (Xinhua Mimi Zhang, Zheng Wenhao, Shen into the Branch) who understand the current events of China Air Force IL -76 transport aircraft should be familiar. From Yushu, Zhouqu against debris flow, to flood, drought relief, which hosts a large number of relief supplies in the north and south of the sky shuttle. This year, early spring, provoked the Chinese Air Force IL-76 once again the burden of this time, it is carried in a foreign country far from a sibling.
4 日 10 时 30 points, with the last aircraft landed firmly IL-76 in the Chinese air force transport aircraft successfully completed the four I pick up the evacuees benefit task. Starting from February 28, they have flown 12 sorties, 43 hours, stand-alone total distance of nearly 30,000 km, will pick up 1655 people to the Sudanese capital Khartoum, will pick up 287 people to Beijing.
“urgent task of this action, demanding, is one of our test.” Air Force Chief of Staff Assistant Zheng Yuanlin said, “we evening of February 27 received pre-orders, at 18:00 on the 28th on the starting , the whole preparation time less than 24 hours. “
routes from China to Libya and the Red Sea across the Arabian Sea, to go through six time zones and eight air situation control zone, a process that hit the Chinese Air Force large transport aircraft longest-range record. Although the time of emergency, the Air Force was able to make a well-prepared to go on when the aircraft loaded with food, medicines and living supplies. Each aircraft crew to control by the excellent security, including accompanying medical staff, comes with Arabic translation and English translation.
“15 per aircraft crew members ‘access compatriots back home’ feeling than a urgent.” Air force division of Yujin Chi said, “We rest a few days less than the average visit to Japan 3 hours for the fastest speed to pick up fellow. “
in 利比亚塞卜哈 between the sky and Khartoum, Sudan, the four aircraft and fro, continuous flight eight sorties. Unit officers and men of dining, stop off in the gap are to eat instant noodles, lunch trouble. “In the past I do not eat instant noodles, instant noodles are the smell taste feel very fragrant.” Yujin Chi said with a smile.
passengers on board the diet has made careful arrangements. After 12 hours of flying, 50-year-old generation of the first element off the ramp, but also look great spirit. “We’re on the plane to eat bread, rice, chicken, beef, as well as cucumbers and tomatoes.” He said. “Cabin with mineral water, drink to pick up.”
on behalf of the first element Huangpi hometown in Hubei, he was head of the Yangtze River geotechnical engineering workers. “We have been working at the root of Tara, I heard that mess up north, we are all flustered, better pick up our country.” He said, “We take the charter flights to Khartoum, when my heart has been end more. just a landing, but I heard that the Air Force also sent aircraft to pick us up, that excited my heart Yeah, hundreds of people applauded at the time had. “
first take the first-generation military aircraft dollars that are everywhere on the fresh air. “The chair is on the aircraft skin, you can lie down you can sit down and can move around. Back 12 hours, we all round the sleeping moment.” He said.
IL-76 is carrying the weapons, vehicles, materials and armed soldiers of the large military transport aircraft, to allow fellow retracement more safe and comfortable trip, the Air Force put up for the night sit in the cabin The double horizontal frame, also installed a temporary toilet. Each trip flight, cabin crew regarded the temperature controlled at 16 degrees Celsius to 26 degrees Celsius, before returning, each passenger also received a new air conditioner is an.
“noise is a little big, but military aircraft Well, originally ‘roaring’ is.” Yuan said the first-generation, “I have a brother sickness this row, the Air Force doctor immediately came to his eating drug, also taught him a few anti-sickness action. “
every transport aircraft on both a doctor and a nurse for protection, is also equipped with first aid equipment and medicines standing. “Fortunately, not how the lingua franca.” Random Air Force General Hospital nursing Shi Su Xun said, “I told a few days of the plane to transport nearly 500 passengers, only 15 people a little motion sickness, three mild colds . “
35 degrees from North Africa’s hot weather returned to Beijing, the first generation of thin clothing Yuan, who is somewhat incompatible. But just off the plane, Air Force fighters will immediately be distributed to the cotton coat their hands.
dressed in army green cotton coat, is border line at the first element of the generation of the family of his wife have not had time to take snapshots. “But in Sudan, when I called her, I said, I took the Air Force came back, you worry!”