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GOODWILL FLIGHT WITH EMERGENCY MEDICAL ASSISTANCE FROM INDIA TO PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF CHINA (PRC)

27/02/2020 New Delhi: Phalguna 07, Saka 1941
Wednesday, 26 February, 2020

A special flight of Indian Air Force (IAF) comprising of crew, medical team and support staff today departed from Air Force Station, Palam, New Delhi to Wuhan, China. The C-17 Globemaster III airlifted approximately 15 tonnes of medical supplies as a goodwill gesture from the Government of India. On its return, the same aircraft will retrieve approximately 120 personnel + 05 children in arms from Wuhan. The passengers for the return leg will mainly comprise of Indian citizens and citizens from friendly foreign countries. It is likely to return during early morning hours on 27 Feb 20 to Air Force Station, Palam.






Photo 1-4 : The C-17 Globemaster III of Indian Air Force comprising of crew, medical team and supporting staff, departed to Wuhan, China from Air Force Station, Palam, New Delhi.