Alexa PM to inaugurate `Gangchil` on Thursday

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PM to inaugurate `Gangchil` on Thursday

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 11:33 PM, 19 August 2019  

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner 'Gangchil' on August 22, Thursday, which is being added to the fleet of the Bangladesh Bangladesh Airlines.

On Monday, Managing Director of Biman Bangladesh Airlines, Capt. Farhat Hassan Jamil said the Prime Minister will inaugurate the aircraft at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport at 11.30 am. On the next flight will off to Abu Dhabi with passengers from Dhaka at 5pm.
The plane was flown from Seattle to Dhaka on July 25. With the addition of 'Gangchil', the number of Dreamliner aircraft rose to three. The aircraft was named 'Gangchil' on the choice Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.