helipads News

State to HC: have allowed use of land reserved for gardens, grounds as helipads

The state government had earlier said that it had agreed in-principle to provide additional sites for use as helipads.

Helipads change Bangalore skyscape, but can’t take off

86 at last count, helipads atop buildings are hosting dinners till they receive the all-clear.


PIL seeks helipads in south Mumbai

The PIL filed by activist Arvind Shastri stated that VIP movements in the city disrupted traffic since their helicopters landed in the suburbs and they travelled by road to south Mumbai with their convoy.

Hinjewadi,Chakan to get helipads in three months

In three months,the city is set to get two helipads to give faster access to industrialists who want to visit their projects or sites.

Ramesh crashlands pvt helipads

Union Minister Jairam Ramesh said the idea of setting up private helipad did not make any sense...

MoEF says new helipads in city avoidable

In an observation that might hinder plans for proposed helipads in the city,especially by private entities,the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) has taken a view that new helipads can be avoided in Mumbai taking into account the high ambient noise levels.


Clarify stand on helipads,court tells state,BMC

The Bombay High Court on Thursday asked the state government and the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation to file their stand on sanctioning of heliports and helipads in the city.

No need for helipads on residential buildings,corporators tell state

Corporators in the city have come together to oppose the state government’s proposal to allow construction of helipads on residential buildings.

Soon,helipads atop residential buildings

In a move that might pave way for construction of helipads on residential buildings,the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation,is set to amend rules which will allow choppers to take off and land on terraces of housing complexes.