|Project Location : Adhibatla, Ranga Reddy district,|
Tata Advanced System Limited (TAS) is planning to set up a helicopter manufacturing unit at the Aerospace Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in Adhibatla village near the Hyderabad international airport. The project will be will be commissioned by June next year and will come up at a 50-acre facility. It will entail an investment of Rs.10000 million. It will have technical colloboration with the US-based Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. It may be noted that Tata Advanced Systems also had a collaboration with Israel Aerospace Industries to set up a surveillance systems facility also at the SEZ, and its operations will spread to defence products. It is hoped that this SEZ will become a focal point for high technological activities.