Soon, flying to nearby cities may become more affordable! Here’s why

Regional air connectivity in India is all set to get a major boost! The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently approved the extension of time and scope for revival and development of un-served and under-served airstrips of state governments, Airports Authority of India (AAI), Civil enclaves, CPSUs, helipads and water aerodromes.

The cost of the project is pegged at Rs 4,500 crore with the budgetary support of the central government. Because of this project, small cities/towns will be connected on commencement of operation of flights to under-served/un-served airports and it will further boost the economic development in these as well as surrounding areas in terms of job creation as well as related infrastructure development. Read More

You may also read!

Naresh Goyal in talks with Hindujas to rescue Jet Airways, offers to pay Rs 200 crore in bidding process

Etihad Airways, the Hinduja Group and the London-based AdiGro Group may come together to rescue debt-laden Jet Airways. ET


Assam Rifles and Coast Guard sign Charter of Affiliation

The Assam Rifles and the Indian Coast Guard on Wednesday signed a 'Charter of Affiliation' to utilise each other's


Iraq calls upon Indian companies to participate in its leading defence exhibition in Baghdad in 2020

The Commercial Attaché at the Embassy of Iraq has invited Indian companies or industries to participate in the defence


Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu