IAF Dornier’s Swift Airlift Rescues Veteran’s Life with Liver Transplant from Pune to Delhi

IAF Dornier's Swift Airlift Rescues Veteran's Life with Liver Transplant from Pune to Delhi

IAF Dornier's Swift Airlift Rescues Veteran's Life with Liver Transplant from Pune to Delhi

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In a life-saving mission, the Indian Air Force (IAF) demonstrated remarkable agility and efficiency by deploying a Dornier aircraft to airlift a medical team from the Army Hospital (Research and Referral), Delhi, for an urgent liver retrieval from Pune. 

The swift operation, executed during the night on February 23, played a pivotal role in saving the life of a veteran. 

An IAF Dornier aircraft was activated at short notice to airlift a team of doctors of Army Hospital (R&R), to retrieve a liver from Pune to Delhi during the night on 23 Feb 24. The subsequent transplant surgery helped save the life of a #Veteran. #HarKaamDeshKeNaam #SavingLives,” said the tweet by Indian Air Force.

The subsequent successful transplant surgery, made possible by the prompt and seamless airlift, stands as a testament to the IAF’s commitment to humanitarian efforts and its crucial role in emergency medical interventions. 

This commendable initiative showcases the IAF’s dedication to leveraging its capabilities for critical missions that contribute to the well-being of individuals in need.

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