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Inside the world's only airborne hospital

This DC-10 jet is exceptional - it houses the only airborne operating theatre devoted to eye treatment in the world.

Its mission is to tackle avoidable sight loss and its charter reaches developing countries where 90% of the world's 45 million blind people live.

Take a tour inside to see the surgical room, 48-seat classroom and cockpit.


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