Phalodi Airfield to be inaugurated today

Phalodi airfield will be inaugurated today i.e. on 6th of April by chief marshal P.V. Naik. The airbase has been constructed with a view to give more strength to the air force stationed near the Jaisalmer border. The proposal to build an airbase in Phalodi was approved by the govt. in 2000. The construction began in 2005. Jaguar will be the first plane to land here.