Mission Miracle

   It begins in 2004 on stage Venezuela-Cuba, where Venezuelan patients were transferred to the Republic of Cuba to solve eye problems in this scenario Venezuelans have benefited 176,000 patients.

   In August 2005 begins the Sandino Commitment signed between President of Cuba Fidel Castro and Hugo Chavez of Venezuela, by which the intervention of 6,000,000 patients Latin American and Caribbean poor, with problems visual area, over a period of 10 years.

   Today CONVIASA transported hundreds of patients to Venezuela to be operated in various visual pathologies. In this regard, since 2006 the airline has made 506 flights where 78,416 people have been transported.

 

Flights made between 2006 and 2014 by CONVIASA

Year Flights Operated tickets Passengers carried
2006 67 5.533 10.769
2007 108 8.107 18.622
2008 139 10.182 23.784
2009 35 1.894 4.229
2010 63 3.292 7.361
2011 51 3.528 6.943
2012 31 1.884 4.454
2013 3 160 376
2014 9 741 1.608
TOTAL 506 35.321 78.416

Surgical interventions

Year Cataratas Pterigium Láser Total
2006 14.001 88.535 71 102.607
2007 23.199 139.523 10.824 173.546
2008 20.693 77.758 13.388 111.839
2009 17.803 92.436 36.427 146.666
2010 14.259 41.339 11.837 67.435
2011 13.904 29.651 14.629 58.184
2012 12.197 31.944 23.229 67.370
2013 13.582 25.817 25.218 64.617
2014 8.107 12.468 16.061 36.636
TOTAL 137.748 539.474 151.682 828.904

Misión Interventions

Misión Médica Venezolana

Octubre 2005 - Octubre 2014
855.525

Intervenciones realizadas a venezolanos por médicos cubanos

2004 - Octubre 2014
1.021.817

Misión Médica cubana en Latinoamérica (sin Venezuela) Caribe y África

2004 - Octuber 2014
1.601.418
Total: 3.658.760