SUBANG – The Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) C-130 aircraft led by Major Norlela Harun and eight officers has departed from the RMAF Subang Airbase at around 12.52 pm to begin the cloud seeding operation.
The preparations for the cloud seeding began at around 8.50 am by dissolving 800 kilogramme of salt with 4,800 litres of water in four 1,500 litre water tanks.
A briefing on the operation, flight and safety was delivered to the 23 crews from the MET, RMAF and National Disaster Management Agency (NADMA) and the members of the press from the local and international news agencies.
The operation today will focus around Selangor, Negeri Sembilan and Melaka, following the decreasing Air Pollutant Index (API) in several areas of Johor. -MalaysiaGazette
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