Satur­day Spe­cial

The Economic Times - - Front Page - Manu.Pubby@ times­group.com

New Delhi: The In­dian Air Force will soon add a re­stored Dou­glas DC3 ‘Dakota’ to its vin­tage fleet, with the Naren­dra Modi govern­ment hav­ing re­versed its pre­de­ces­sor’s de­ci­sion to refuse the gift. The United Pro­gres­sive Al­liance govern­ment had in­sisted that no rules ex­isted for ac­cept­ing the plane, even though it was be­ing of­fered with­out any strings at­tached. The DC3 was ac­quired as scrap in Ire­land by Ra­jya Sabha mem­ber and busi­ness­man Ra­jeev Chan­dra-

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