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Air Odisha Flight Operation Between Sambalpur To Bhubaneswar Starts Today

Bhubaneswar; Dec.18: The trial run of local carrier Air Odisha's flight from Sambalpur to Bhubaneswar will be held today in the afternoon, said the Director of Air Odisha (operations).

According to the Air Odisha Director (Operation), the plane would take off from the Jamadarpalli airstrip if weather condition is good.

A nine-seater plane would run on trial basis. If the flight operation becomes successful, the plane would regularly operate from this month end between Sambalpur and Bhubaneswar, the Director said. 

Notably, after the start of operations, the aircraft will go to five destinations every day from Bhubaneswar and the carrier will engage 25 employees, including an engineer, at each destination. 

According to the carrier's flying plans, it will go to Jharsuguda en route Sambalpur in the morning. It will leave Jharsuguda for Bhubaneswar after a half -hour halt. It will take off for Rourkela en route Angul in the afternoon. It will then fly to Jeypore and return to Bhubaneswar, the Air Odisha official said.

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