Haryana Chief Minister, Manohar Lal Khattar, on Thursday launched aviation services between Chandigarh and Hisar at Chandigarh International Airport. On this occasion, the CM handed over a boarding pass to the first passenger to board the aircraft and also visited the airstrip where he was apprised about the aircraft.
This service has been started by a private aviation company. The CM said today a new chapter has started in the direction of aviation services in Haryana. He congratulated everyone on the auspicious day of Makar Sankranti on the commencement of air taxi service from Chandigarh to Hisar.
Khattar said that the private air taxi company has ordered four-seater airplanes. Besides the pilot, three passengers will be able to travel in these air taxies. The distance from Chandigarh to Hisar will be covered by this aircraft in 45 minutes. This service has been started under the ‘Udaan’ scheme of the Union government.
The scheme was started by the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, whose dream was to make flying affordable. This air service, started under the ‘Udaan’ scheme, will fulfill the Prime Minister’s dream.