To tackle non-availability of government aircrafts at times of sudden travel by VVIPs in the state, Maharashtra government has decided to appoint two private aviation companies to assist it in hiring aircrafts and helicopters on rental basis.
The hourly rates for hiring 6 to 15 seater aircrafts and 5 to 10 seater helicopters quoted in the GR ranges between Rs 99,999 per hour for Super King Air B200 aircraft to Rs 1,78,500 per hour for a Augusta 109E Helicopter.
The General Administration Department (GAD) stated that a public e-tender was called for the purpose of hiring private sector aviation agency for the said purpose. Read More…
Credit By : India Tv News