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Japan-Bound Flights for COVID-19 Vaccines Get Underway: Pfizer, DHL, ANA

February 22, 2021
The international transportation of Pfizer/BionTech’s novel coronavirus vaccines has started on a full scale for their distribution in Japan, the US giant said on February 19 in a release jointly issued with DHL Global Forwarding Japan and All Nippon Airways.…

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