PM Modi laid the foundation stone of C-295 transport aircraft manufacturing plant in Vadodara today.
PM Modi in Gujarat: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday laid the foundation stone of the C-295 transport aircraft manufacturing plant in Vadodara, Gujarat. On this occasion, PM Modi said, India is becoming a major global manufacturing hub. He said that manufacturing of C-295 aircraft in Vadodara will not only give strength to our army, but will also create aerospace ecosystem. The PM said that India will become a major producer of transport aircraft.
India will now also become a major manufacturer of transport aircraft
In his address on the occasion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that India is moving ahead on the mantra of Make in India, Make for Globe, today India is taking forward its potential. He said that now India will also become a big manufacturer of transport aircraft. The PM said, today it is starting in India and I am looking forward to the day when the world's largest passenger aircraft will also be made in India.
Vadodara will now create a new identity as an aviation sector hub
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that today we are taking a big step towards making India the biggest manufacturing hub of the world. India is making its own fighter plane, tank, submarine today. Not only this, medicines and vaccines made in India are also saving the lives of millions of people in the world. He said that the transport aircraft being built here will not only give strength to our army, it will also develop a new ecosystem for manufacturing our aircraft. The PM said that Vadodara, which is reputed as education and culture, will now make a new identity as an aviation sector hub.
India will soon be among the top countries of the world in terms of air traffic
PM Modi said, Udaan scheme is also helping a lot in this. It is estimated that in the coming 10 to 15 years, India will need more than 2000 passenger and cargo planes. It shows how fast the development is going to happen. The Prime Minister said that today India has the fastest growing aviation sector in the world. In terms of air traffic, we are soon going to reach the top 3 countries in the world in terms of air traffic. Crores of new passengers are going to be air travel passengers in the next 4-5 years. The Prime Minister said, today India has brought a golden opportunity for the world. Despite the circumstances created by Corona and the war, despite disruptions in the supply chain, the pace of development of India's manufacturing sector has remained.