Visakhapatnam : One of the oldest Indian Aircraft TU-142M , which has to given services for 29 years to the nation will be stopping services very soon . TU-142M aircraft was the heaviest, fastest and highest flying turbo prop in the world.
The Government of Andhra Pradesh has failed to convert INS Virat into a museum and it showed bad impact on Government from vizagities . Then AP Government requested the Ministry of Defence for allotment of one de-inducted TU-142M for setting up as an aircraft museum on the Beach Road near Kursura Submarine Museum .
Vizag Collector also said in the last week , “we are looking for a place to setup Aircraft museum and it requires 2-3 acres land , we might use the lands opposite to submarine museum .”
Now , its officially announced by Chief Minister of A.P , Shri Nara chandrababu naidu , The Aircraft will be setup in in Vizag beach .