The Hindu Business Line
Bids for Navi Mumbai airport
After much delay, the initial bids for development of the Navi Mumbai international airport is likely to be opened early next month, with leading players, including GMR and GVK expected to be in the fray. The Navi Mumbai airport, which would help in easing the congestion at the existing international aerodrome here, is to be developed through a public-private partnership. City and Industrial Development Corporation of Maharashtra Ltd proposed the development of the airport. Sources said the bids received following the issuance of Request for Qualification are likely to be opened in the second week of January.