Jharsuguda: The Veer Surendra Sai Airport in Jharsuguda will be connected to the north-eastern parts of the country through air connectivity from May 1.
Director of the Veer Surendra Sai Airport, Kishore Kumar Senapati informed a 78-seater Q400 flight will be operated by SpcieJet airline daily between Jharsuguda and Patna. Subsequently, the same flight will take off from Patna airport for Guwahati of Assam, he informed.
As per the schedule, the SpiceJet flight will arrive at the Veer Surendra Sai Airport at 4:20 PM and take off for Patna at 4:50 PM daily from May 1.
A local said, “The flight services will connect Jharsuguda with Guwahati. We are very much happy that the western Odisha will be connected to the north-eastern parts of the country through air connectivity.”