The Odisha Government has already initiated process to bring back the iconic aircraft of Biju Patnaik which is lying in a dilapidated condition at the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose (NSCB) International Airport in Kolkata.
Cuttack: The iconic Dakota aircraft flown by Biju Patnaik will soon become the cynosure of all eyes at the Anand Bhawan in the historic city Cuttack. The aircraft was used by Biju Babu to rescue Indonesia’s former Vice President and Prime Minister in 1947. The Dakota, one of the sturdiest aircrafts that is gathering dust […]
Bhubaneswar: What Bucephalus the horse meant to Alexander the Great, probably the Dakota aircraft carried the same significance in the life of legendary leader and former chief minister of Odisha Biju Patnaik. Whether it was the freedom movement of Indonesia or the severely hostile situation and crossfire in Srinagar when Biju Babu flew with a […]