NEW DELHI || The Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) has announced the commencement of the bidding process under UDAN 4.0 on 3rd December 2019 with a focus on the NER, Hilly States, J&K, Ladakh, and Islands.
Under UDAN 4.0, MoCA has put on offer bids for 11 unserved airports in the Jammu and Kashmir and 2 underserved airports in Ladakh region. The objective is to establish strong air connectivity and to boost the tourism sector.
Under the UDAN 4.0 scheme MoCA is also providing additional VGF of around 25% extra to the airlines.
Airports available for bidding under UDAN 4.0 in Ladakh are Kargil and Thoise while the airports available for bidding in Jammu & Kashmir are Akhnur, Chamb, Chushal, Fukche, Gurex, Jhangar, Miran Sahib, Panzgam, Poonch, Rajouri& Udhampur