The first passenger aircraft made in India has officially started operating. On Tuesday, Alliance Air’s Dornier-227 aircraft arrived at Arunachal Pradesh’s Pasighat from Mohanpur Airport in Dibrugarh with Union Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia and Union Law Minister Kiren Rijiju.
On Tuesday, the Alliance’s Dibrugarh-Lilabari-Pasighat-Guwahati route was officially launched, but regular flights will start from April 18.
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited has built the first passenger Dornier aircraft in India.
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited has entered into an agreement with Alliance to lease two 18-seater Dornier DO-228 aircraft.
According to Alliance Air, under the aircraft project, Ujani is going to launch air services from Dibrugarh in Assam to five northeastern cities.
Flights between Dibrugarh-Teju and Dibrugarh-Jiroro will also be launched in the next 12-15 days. After that flights will be operated from Dibrugarh to Tutting, Mechuka and Vijayanagar.
Halangi airport worth Tk 650 crore will be opened soon. Khabar Anandabazar newspaper.