YEIDA: Proposal for Elevated road to connect Jewar and IGI airport

The Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Area (YEIDA) has decided to conduct a feasibility study to connect the proposed Jewar International Airport and Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International airport via an elevated road. The Authority will float an e-tender to rope in a consultant for the study.

Jewar and IGI airport

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In order to provide a smooth connectivity between both the airports an elevated road is proposed which will be 40-kilometers in distance. The officials are also working on other alternative options like Rapid Rail Transport System (RRTS), Pod Taxi etc.

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UP Govt Signals ‘Go Ahead’ on Formation of Joint Venture Company for Jewar Airport

The Council of Ministers in UP cabinet gave the approval to float a joint venture company for the construction of Jewar airport which is proposed to be constructed in Jewar near Bulandshahr city.

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This thumbs-up from the Uttar Pradesh cabinet is believed to be the final go-ahead in the entire subject matter. According to the Officials, the Joint Venture Company named Noida International Airport Limited is formed with the inclusion of three civic authorities that are Noida Authority, Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority [GNIDA] and Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority [YEIDA]. The UP State Government also holds stake in this Joint Venture Company apart from these authorities.

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Jewar Airport: UP Government to spend Rs 4,000 crore on land acquisition

The Uttar Pradesh Government in a recent meeting said that Rs 4,000 crore will be spent towards land acquisition for the Noida international Greenfield airport at Jewar. The meeting which took place on Wednesday was attended by officials of state civil aviation department, and Noida, Greater Noida Authority and Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA).

Jewar Airport

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After the meeting, a statement was released by the state government officials, which said, “Out of Rs 4000 crore, Rs 1500 crore will be made available by budget allocated to state civil aviation department, while another Rs 1500 crore will be provided by Noida.  An amount of Rs 500 crore each shall be shared by Greater Noida Authority and Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA) respectively.”

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