The Government announced early this Tuesday the arrival in Spain of 369,525 doses of Pfizer's vaccine against Covid-19, which suffered a delay in their delivery -planned for this Monday- due to a logistical problem of the pharmaceutical firm.
Thus, they explained from Moncloa that the planned shipments of the vaccine "have already arrived or are about to do so to the Spanish airports of Madrid, Barcelona, Vitoria, first, and then to Valencia and Seville”.
After the arrival of the flights and the distribution for each Autonomous Community, the vaccine will be distributed so that the mass vaccination in Spain, after the first doses were injected last Sunday.
As the Government has recalled, and as happened during the weekend, the army will take care of take vaccines to the Canary Islands, the Balearic Islands, Ceuta and Melilla.
He delay in delivery of the vaccine consignment, as the company reported late on Sunday to the Ministry of Health, was for a "delayed shipments" from its factory in Puurs (Belgium) to eight European countries, including Spain, "due to a problem in the loading and shipping process."