Saturday, June 26, 2010
MAHINDRA AEROSPACE WELCOMES ITS PLANE,THE GA8-TC AIRVAN TO BENGALURU,AS IT CIRCUMNAVIGATES THE GLOBE.
The GA8-TC Airvan from GippsAero,one of Australia's most reputed aircraft producers and a part of mahindra Aerospace, landed in the garden city
the Airvan is on a multiple mission with its Australian pilots,Ken evers and Tim Pyrse took off in the single engine aircraft on May 8th from Bendigo,Australia
and will cover a total distance of 28,190 nautical miles befor returning to
Bendigo in July.Their mission is to raise USD i million for the noble cause of
increasing awareness about malaria.
Mr.Anand Mahindra,Vice chairman & Managing Director,Mhaindra group,Mr.Peter Forby, consul General Australia,in Mumbai and
Mr.S.V.Ranganath,chief secretary,Government of Karnataka