The Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport in Anchorage, Alaska, where a flight plane carrying US citizens being evacuated from Wuhan, China is expected to land on Tuesday. Photo: AP The Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport in Anchorage, Alaska, where a flight plane carrying US citizens being evacuated from Wuhan, China is expected to land on Tuesday. Photo: AP
The Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport in Anchorage, Alaska, where a flight plane carrying US citizens being evacuated from Wuhan, China is expected to land on Tuesday. Photo: AP

China coronavirus: Americans evacuated by plane from Wuhan, city at centre of deadly outbreak

  • Plane carrying as many as 240 passengers was chartered by US government to fly out diplomats from consulate
  • Aircraft will make refuelling stop in Alaska, where passengers will be screened, before flying on to California

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport in Anchorage, Alaska, where a flight plane carrying US citizens being evacuated from Wuhan, China is expected to land on Tuesday. Photo: AP The Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport in Anchorage, Alaska, where a flight plane carrying US citizens being evacuated from Wuhan, China is expected to land on Tuesday. Photo: AP
The Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport in Anchorage, Alaska, where a flight plane carrying US citizens being evacuated from Wuhan, China is expected to land on Tuesday. Photo: AP
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