During the day yesterday and this morning, the Secretary of Foreign Relations, Marcelo Ebrard, announced through his Twitter account the dispatch of two humanitarian aid planes that left Mexico for Haiti. Onboard the first shipment, 15.4 tons of shipments with medicines, equipment for rescuers, and supplies arrived on the Caribbean island.
Two planes left Military Base Number 19 in Mexico City for Port-au-Prince, to carry the first shipment. Later, a second shipment aboard a Casa C-295 ANX 1254 plane also took off from the Mexican capital, with three more tons of humanitarian aid . . .