People onboard the Grand Princess cruise ship received personal protective equipment, as the ship is currently off the coast of California, after at least 21 people were tested positive for the coronavirus.
Footage from Friday shows the ship being filmed by one of the quarantined people as well as a helicopter preparing to land on the ship.
On Friday US Vice President Mike Pence said that among... Еще those tested for the coronavirus onboard the Grand Princess: «46 persons were swabbed, 21 of those on the ship tested positive for the coronavirus. 24 tested negative. One test was inconclusive.»
The US vice president added that a plan had been developed for the ship to dock at a non-commercial port, with everyone on board to be tested.
On Thursday, the California Air National Guard helped in delivering testing kits to the ship, with its personnel descending onto the ship from a helicopter. The 951-foot Grand Princess was on its way back to California from Hawaii with reportedly almost 3,500 people on board, including crew members.