Friday, February 23, 2018

Passengers can have a view of Kasauli hills this time

This time, passengers, taking chopper rides, would be able to have a view of the Kasauli hills. It was decided on the route by the company, Heritage Aviation Private Limited, along with the Municipal Corporation. As many as 50 bookings were made on Day One for the chopper ride.

The seven-seater chopper – Airbus H130 – would take off from the Sector 17 parade ground and cross the Sukhna Lake, towards Kasauli hills, then turn back to lake, Rock Garden and Sector 17 parade ground.

Vice-president of Heritage Aviation, Sulabh Khaira, said, bookings began online and at Hotel Shivalik on Thursday. “A view of the Kasauli hills would be given to passengers. As far as bookings are concerned, we will also have an on-the-spot booking counter. However, for people’s convenience, we suggest that they must book in advance,” he added.
One ride would cost Rs 2,380 this time compared to Rs 3,500 last time.

As far as safety aspects are concerned, a team of 15 people would be there on the ground to check the technical aspects before every flight. The corporation has announced that there would be a compensation of Rs 50 lakh in case of a casualty during the helicopter rides.
23/02/18 Hina Rohtaki/Indian Express