Royal Air Crew Heroes

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The crew of Royal Air that brought back home to the Philippines the 30 Filipinos from Wuhan, China are shown here with Capt. Bathan, FO Marantan, FA Mike Lazo, FA Marmie Mamucod, FA Red Catte, Jr. and FM Kulas Nicolas. With them are personnel of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Department of Health. The Royal Air Philippines team described their flight to Wuhan, China as a “humbling experience of flying our kababayan” away from the epicenter of the deadly 2019 novel coronavirus earning accolades from netizens for their unselfish deed. Said one Royal Air crew: “We are truly living our journey! One Team, One Journey!” The crew will undergo a 14-day quarantine at the Athletes’ Village in the New Clark City in Capas, Tarlac.