Naval airfield INS Dega at Vizag handles 15 civilian cargo flights during Covid-19LogYcode
Indian Navy’s Eastern Naval Command (ENC) declared that the joint-user airfield at Visakhapatnam, INS Dega, remains accessible 24 hours a day, including for Indian Airlines cargo operations like SpiceXpress, and has already managed 15 cargo flights during Covid-19.
“The airfield manning has been updated to ensure the continuous provision of all necessary safety resources and airfield facilities. It meant that all of SpiceJet’s unique services, as well as freight transport, continued unhindered operations. Thus far, 15 freight flight sorties have been conducted since the lockout was imposed, “the defense ministry added.