The Union Ministry of Defence on Friday (8 May) inked a deal with Tata Power SED worth Rs 1,200 crore to modernise the infrastructure at 37 airfields for the Indian Air Force (IAF), Indian Navy and Indian Coast Guard (ICG).
The proposal was approved by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh.
Modernisation of 37 airfield infrastructure is happening under Phase II of the programme. Under Phase I, 30 airfields were upgraded.
“The airfields modernised under Phase I have been of immense benefit to both military and civil users,” the Defence Ministry said. Read More…