Helicopter service between Durgapur and Kolkata will begin from Sunday (December 8). Helicopter service provider Pawan Hans is scheduled to start the passenger chopper services from Behala of Kolkata to Durgapur.
The helicopter, which can seat eight, would reach Durgapur in 40 minutes and use the passenger terminals of the Aerotropolis at Andal of Durgapur. The fare has been fixed at Rs 4,200. Pawan Hans sources revealed that the helicopter service will now be operational only once in a week.