While it might take up to three hours to go from Hosur to the Bengaluru International Airport by car, BLADE India guarantees that their helicopter service will complete the trip in under 20 minutes.
What’s it about? As part of its development strategy for its intra-city helicopter services, FlyBlade India, a joint venture between Hunch Ventures and BLADE Air Mobility, Inc., will be linking Bengaluru International Airport to Hosur Aerodrome. Available on weekdays, the on-demand service will cost ₹6000 per person.
- More landing places will be added to the city in the upcoming months, with Electronic City and Whitefield on the list.
eVTOLs in 2026: Aircraft with electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOLs) will operate more cheaply and with less noise pollution. Up to 200 eVTOLs would be delivered to India by 2026 as part of the cooperation with Eve that BLADE India signed earlier this year. Urban Air Mobility’s October 2022 debut in Bengaluru served as a test run.