Boeing helps to battle Coronavirus by donating 250,000 medical masks

Boeing [NYSE: BA] has announced it has donated 250,000 medical-grade respiratory masks to to health officials in China to address medical supply shortages in China, the company said.

The health and well-being of Boeing employees and their families remains a top priority for the company. Boeing continues to monitor the situation closely and has advised employees to heed all local public health warnings. To date, the company has provided 25,000 medical-grade respiratory masks for employees working in the region.

Boeing is an aerospace company and a provider of commercial airplanes, defense, space and security systems, and global services. Boeing employs more than 150,000 people worldwide and leverages the talents of a global supplier base.