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MP air station gets three more Sukhoi-30 planes

The Maharajpura Air Station near in Gwalior has been upgraded with the addition of three Sukhoi-30 planes, official sources said on Thursday.
PTI | By HT Correspondent, Gwalior
UPDATED ON OCT 21, 2010 12:29 PM IST

The Maharajpura Air Station near in Gwalior has been upgraded with the addition of three Sukhoi-30 planes, official sources said on Thursday.

The Sukhoi planes came to the air station on Wednesday in the presence of GOC-in-C of Central Air Command, G F Kochar, they said.

Later, the planes, alongwith Mirage and Mig 21, took part in a flypast at which Kochar took the salute.

Meanwhile, a new airstrip has been built at the Maharapura Air Station to enable fighter planes to arrive and depart from it, the sources added.

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