2. The brief facts are on 09.04.2010, the appellant had entered
into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Andaman and
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Nicobar Administration for introduction of seaplane operations in
Andaman & Nicobar Islands with a validity period of five years. The
use of a seaplane was contemplated to connect popular tourist
destinations in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands. Subsequently, PHHL
floated a global tender inviting bids for Wet lease of an amphibian
seaplane; (with passenger capacity of 5-10) for an initial period of six
months with an option to extend for a further period of six months.
The bidders-were required to mobilize the seaplane at Port Blair
within a period of 75 days from the issue of Letter of Intent (LOI).
Source: Indian Kanoon