Friday, April 17, 2020

The Wuhan Coronavirus on an Aircraft Carrier

Some data from a significant population crowded together:

Crew - 4800
Tested positive - 600
Sick - 240
Deaths - 1
Still hospitalized - 5


G. Verloren said...

There are contingency plans in place for things like a disease spreading onto a military ship. It's a standard policy any sane modern navy has in place, and you can trace its earliest origins straight back to the age of sail.

Anonymous said...

Why you call it "wuhan" coronavirus? That's misleading. Its COVID 19

John said...

COVID-19 is the epidemic, not the virus; the technical name of the virus is SARS-CoV-2, which nobody uses to avoid confusion with the old SARS virus