Vrindavan-Delhi helicopter service starts Nov 28

Last Updated: Tue, Nov 27, 2012 12:52 hrs

New Delhi, Nov 27 (IBNS) Vrindavan will be connected with Delhi by helicopter service from Nov 28.

The inaugural flight will be flagged off at Vrindavan at 13:30 hrs. on the day by Member of Parliament Jayant Chaudhary.

In Delhi the service will be available from Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal 1-D (Domestic Terminal).

The daily service will be operated by Pawan Hans Helicopters Ltd., a Government of India Enterprise under the Ministry of Civil Aviation in association with UP Tourism.

The one way ticket fare per passenger will be Rs. 3900 and return fare is kept as Rs. 7000.

For booking/ services passengers may contact 011-24652878, 9868123667 or www.pawanhans.co.in or email at vrindavan@pawanhans.co.in.

Pawan Hans has a mix fleet of about 50 helicopters with a cliental from diversified sectors.

It is successfully operating helicopter services to several pilgrim centres including Mata Vaishno Devi, Kedarnathji, Amarnathji and Badrinathji.

It is also operating services in Assam, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Tripura, Sikkim, Andaman & Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep and plans to shortly start services in Himachal Pradesh and Arunachal Pradesh.

Pawan Hans is also planning to venture into fixed wing aircraft and seaplane operations.

It has also recently conducted a detailed study in Uttar Pradesh to connect Buddhist Circuit in association with UP Tourism by helicopter and has plans to extend helicopter services on these destinations in near future.

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