Very soon, taking a helicopter ride from Mumbai to Pune will be a reality

Very soon, you will be able to ride from Mumbai to Pune in a helicopter. This will be made possible by Fly Blade, which is the largest arranger of helicopters for civilians in the United States of America. The said American firm will be joining hands with the local venture capital firm Hunch Ventures to set up a local subsidiary, Blade India, and start helicopter services in India from March 2019.

Source: TOI

Mumbai to get 3rd airport by 2040, Navi Mumbai airport to be operational by mid-2020

Mumbai to get 3rd airport by 2040, Navi Mumbai airport to be operational by mid 2020. By the year 2040, At least 31 Indian cities may have two airports while cities like Delhi & Mumbai will have three each, according to the vision document released by the Ministry of Civil Aviation.

Source: localpress

A museum and memorial for Bal Thackeray is coming up in Mumbai

A museum and memorial for Bal Thackeray is coming up in Mumbai. Mumbai Mayor’s sea-facing bungalow to be turned into Rs.100 crore memorial to Bal Thackeray. The Thackeray memorial would be the second one along the shores of Worli.

Source: cntraveller

Air fares to & from Mumbai to soar 20-50% till end of March

Air fares to & from Mumbai to soar 20-50% till end of March. Flying in and out of Mumbai on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays till March 30 will cost anywhere up to 25% more than regular fares.

Source: TOI