Amid the continue shortage of oxygen across the country which has left Covid patients gasping for breath, IAF has deputed the big boys – C-17 and IL-76 transport aircraft – to airlift oxygen tankers to the filling stations across the country to speed up the distribution of oxygen cylinders.
C-17 and IL-76 aircraft airlifted cryogenic oxygen containers from Air Force Station Hindan to Panagarh for recharging, in support of the fight against Covid-19. Similar airlift tasks are underway across the country. pic.twitter.com/1GMdOBRqWY
— Indian Air Force (@IAF_MCC) April 23, 2021