Friday, April 06, 2018

Pawan Hans reports Rs 243 crore profit in 2016-17

New Delhi: Pawan Hans has reported a profit of Rs 242.8 crores during 2016-17 and has paid Rs 37 crore dividend to the government and ONGC for the financial year 2016-17. The cheque of Rs 18.9 crore for the financial year 2016-17 was presented to the aviation minister Suresh Prabhu by Pawan Hans chairman B P Sharma on Thursday.
“Pawan Hans has also outlined its business road map-2025 for its overall business expansion in Operational Services (Helicopters, Seaplanes and Small Fixed Wing Aircrafts), Training & Skill Development, Business Development & Projects (MRO, Heliports/Helipads) and Consultancy Services & Foreign Projects and RCS-UDAN-II and also to be 100 helicopters company by 2025,” a Pawan Hans statement said.
“Under RCS-UDAN-II scheme of GoI, PHL won 11 Helicopter routes to connect various small towns in Uttrakhand, Himachal, Manipur and Assam etc. PHL has also launched its regular helicopter services for Daman –Diu-Daman sectors in association with Daman & Diu Administration on 24th Feb 2018. The new website has been designed to provide the ultimate user-friendly experience with improved navigation and functionality throughout for customers delight. E-Portal for online charter and e-ticket booking also a part of this website for passenger under ease of booking tickets cashlessly to promote digital
05/04/18 Saurabh Sinha/Times of India