Mock Exercise by Biju Patnaik International Airport

News Date : 22 Apr, 2019

The biennial Full Scale Emergency and Aircraft Crash Exercise was conducted at Biju Patnaik International Airport, BBSR between 3.30PM and 5.30 PM on 9th January, 2018. The exercise was conducted to examine the prudence and efficacy of the emergency response plan to cope up with an aircraft emergency. Major Hospitals, Ambulance services, Airlines and Govt. organizations such as SRC, OSDMA, CISF, NDRF, ODRAF, Fire Service, Police, District Administration and State Emergency Operation Centre (SEOC) participated in the Exercise. To add a sense of reality to the exercise, over 50 volunteers acted as injured passengers and flight crew. A bus was used as a aircraft.