In a recent development, the Gautam Budh Nagar has finally acquired the first portion of farmland for the proposed Jewar International Airport. The acquired land parcels have been transferred to the project’s implementing agency.
The Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA) recently revealed that since the announcement of Jewar Airport, investment has received a major boost in and around the Yamuna Expressway areas.
The Uttar Pradesh State Government gave nod for the Jewar airport bid document prepared by Price water house Coopers [PwC]. The proposal will now be sent to Union civil aviation ministry for clearance officials said. The ministry is expected to send clearances for the same by the December-end. After which, the project will have an open international bidding for the tendering process.
NAIL, i.e. the Noida International Airport Company Limited will be responsible for the bidding process. This is a company formed by the Yogi Aditynath-led Uttar Pradesh State Government in August 2018 to get the Jewar International Airport project rolling. The company NIAL recently formed a core team of 10-members that include officials from YEIDA for the handling of airport-related work.
In a recently held conclave in the national capital, Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Aditynath assured that the International Airport at Jewar would be ready within next three years. On Saturday, the CM participated in the India Idea Conclave 2018 in Delhi where he also announced that the Ground-breaking ceremony for Jewar airport will be performed by year end.
Speaking during the conclave, CM Adityanath said, “By the end of December we will get the PM to perform the shilanyas at the site of the international airport at Jewar and within three years we will be able to provide good service to NCR areas.”
In a recent development, Price Waterhouse Cooper (PwC), the consultant appointed to prepare the techno-feasibility report of Jewar Airport has submitted the concessionaire agreement to the Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA) on Monday.
According to senior officials, YEIDA will now study the agreement and its legalities for a week and then will send the document to the state civil aviation department for the approval from the project monitoring and implementation committee. It is said that the process will take about a month’s time.
In a recent development, the Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA) has invited bids for selecting a consultant that will study ways to connect the proposed Jewar Airport to Delhi and other important cities of NCR. The last date to submit applications is October 24, as told by YEIDA officials.
According to Shailendra Bhatia, an officer on special duty at YEIDA, the consultant applying should have an annual turnover of at least Rs 20 crore in the last three financial years and should be able to submit the report within four months.