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86 MDG receives more COVID-19 vaccines

A photo of a truck with COVID-19 vaccines.

A delivery truck carrying COVID-19 vaccines sits at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 18, 2021. This shipment is the second dose of the vaccine as part of Phase 1a of the COVID-19 prioritization plan and will primarily be distributed to first responders and select medical personnel. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Taylor D. Slater)

A photo of COVID-19 vaccines sitting in a box.

COVID-19 vaccines sit in a box at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 18, 2021. Initial distributions of the vaccine are limited and delivered in phases prior to more vaccines becoming available. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Taylor D. Slater)

A photo of a COVID-19 vaccine.

An Airman from the 86th Medical Group handles COVID-19 vaccines at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 18, 2020. Vaccines are distributed on a voluntary basis but Airmen are encouraged to receive the vaccine for their health and lower the public health risk associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Taylor D. Slater)

An Airman places COVID-19 vaccines into a freezer.

U.S. Air Force Maj. Christopher Robosky, 86th Medical Group medical logistics flight commander, places COVID-19 vaccines in a freezer at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Jan. 18, 2021. The Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine is distributed as a shot in the upper arm in two doses dated at least one month apart. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Taylor D. Slater)

RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany -- This shipment is the second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine as part of Phase 1a of the COVID-19 prioritization plan and will primarily be distributed to first responders and select medical personnel.