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Each of our 30 districts is unique in its own right. Vision 2020 for Karnataka seeks to propel a holistic growth by promoting equitable development of sectors and districts. I have a dream.” Manmohan Singh Prime Minister of India . S. Over 700 MNCs are already reaping the advantages of making Karnataka their home. Our rich natural resources. proactive Government policies. decent living conditions and life security for all our citizens. S. quality education. by providing employment to all sections of people and regions of the State. Karnataka is a State of action. the Knowledge Hub of Asia. We would like to assure all investors that the State Government would extend the fullest cooperation and support for the timely implementation of their projects. This vision. a vision for this one State with many opportunities. It gives me immense pleasure and pride to showcase Karnataka’s potential at the Global Investors Meet 2010.SRI B. the State presents its investors with the right blend of strengths and opportunities. talented workforce and a strong economy have propelled the State to become a preferred investment destination. The State’s entrepreneurial spirit in innovations and R&D has given us recognition world over. combined with our passion for excellence will drive the economy to greater heights. One new global company moves into our State every week and a new industrial unit is approved every day. Yeddyurappa Chief Minister of Karnataka “Karnataka’s capital Bangalore is a brand the world identifies India with. It is also the single biggest reason why India has become such a hot investment destination. offering investment potential like no other State in the country. YEDDYURAPPA Hon'ble Chief Minister MESSAGE Welcome to Karnataka. I would like to congratulate the investors for choosing our State and wish them grand success in their ventures. With best wishes. Supported by rich natural resources and progressive policies. We have witnessed rapid and unparalleled growth across our knowledge-based sectors. It will also focus on ensuring excellent infrastructure. B.

NIRANI Minister for Large & Medium Industries References . the government has shown its clear intent in supporting the growth of this industry. Hindustan Aeronautics Limited. and cutting edge R&D in India.CONTENTS KARNATAKA: LAND OF PLENTY Snapshot Economic Growth SRI MURUGESH R. This meet brings together leading entrepreneurs. Our Hon’ble Chief Minister desires that this mega event results in doubling of investments and employment opportunities with accelerated industrialisation across the State in the next few years. I would like to take this opportunity to share with you some of the salient features of the aerospace sector that would further accelerate growth in the State. MURUGESH R. This will get us a step closer to fulfilling the State’s Vision 2020 for holistic growth. Indian Institute of Science. NIRANI Hon'ble Minister for Large & Medium Industries 06 07 07 08 08 08 09 11 12 Agriculture Manufacturing MESSAGE On behalf of the Government of Karnataka. Karnataka has over 60 years of experience in this Sector and attributes to more than a quarter of India’s aircraft . By providing for the country’s first Aerospace SEZ. including Defence Research and Development Organisation and Indian Space Research Organisation. Come let’s join hands and build a prosperous Karnataka. Karnataka has over 100 R&D institutes. Services Karnataka’s contribution to India’s economy Infrastructure and resources Skilled manpower Karnataka Policies: Calling investors AEROSPACE: ON A HIGH The global scenario The Indian scenario Advantage Karnataka Investments in aerospace Strengths and Opportunities The high-fliers LAND BANK APPENDIX Contact us Websites 14 16 18 21 24 26 29 30 30 31 31 With best wishes. which lends it a coveted space in the sector in the country. investors and experts to showcase the potential of Karnataka.and . Bangalore has been the home of aviation and aerospace manufacturing. I welcome you to The Global Investors Meet 2010.spacecraft manufacturing. Availability of highly skilled and technically qualified human resource has been the key force driving the Aerospace manufacturing segment in the State I invite all of you to explore opportunities of mutual growth and invest in our State. National Aeronautics Limited.

52. the State growth has pushed the levels of per capita income higher than the national average.Karnataka: Land of Plenty ‘Industrialise or perish’ – Sir M Visvesvaraya. Tamil Nadu (S-E) and Kerala (S-W). software exports form 35% plus of country’s software exports.8% of India’s land area and is home to 5. • Secondary sector contributes more than a quarter of GSDP • State contributes 5% of national income. Further. Mysore. Apart from nurturing the globally recognised Silicon Valley of India – Bangalore – the State has emerged a prized destination for not only Information Technology. Bagalkot. Heavy Construction Machinery and Equipment. Chikmagalur. Tumkur and Udupi Bangalore. therefore. showcasing the investment opportunities in the State. • Area: 191. between 74° E and 78° E longitudes. Chitradurga. horticulture and agro-processing are important activities being encouraged by State Government. • Situated on the convergence of the Western and Eastern Ghat ranges. and 11° N and 18° N latitudes. but also Aerospace. The entrepreneurs here have already ventured into these sectors. Shimoga.791 sq. Belgaum.6% 30 270 27. proactive and growth-intensive Government policies lend the State an edge. This. • Software is State’s star performer. Harihar. Bangalore.1% of the population (around 52 million). Karnataka’s world-famous engineer Industrial Revolution alone can spur economic growth of India. Biotechnology. has organised the Global Investors Meet in Bangalore on June 3-4.562 276 Rs. Maharashtra (North). with a vast and diversified industrial base. Hubli-Dharwad. will impact literacy rate. • Karnataka is one of the country’s largest producers of fruits and vegetables and No. km. salubrious climate. Gulbarga. Bidar.) Per capita income Percentage of urban population Literacy rate Number of districts Number of towns Number of villages Prominent cities Gold and Renewable Energy. • 5. • Located in the South-Western part of the country.850. 2 in floriculture. Bangalore Bangalore 191. Agriculture • Sustains about 63% of the population. in turn. Karnataka has a strong industrial base and a vibrant service sector. vast natural resources. 40.028 Ankola. Karwar Prominent airports Prominent ports 06 07 . • The State is pushing to diversify agricultural activity. lifestyle and income levels for our future generatrion. Kolar. • The State has the largest sericulture in the country.309 35% 66. 2010. • Borders Goa (N-W). 60000 50000 40000 30000 20000 10000 0 Per Capita Income (Rs. Sericulture and Floriculture.976 km2. Raichur. Karnataka: Snapshot Capital Area Population (Census 2001) Population density (per sq. shoreline along the Arabian Sea. Davangere. Gadad-Betageri. Economic growth • One of India’s fastest-growing States. • Since 2003-04. Mangalore.) at Current Prices Karnataka India 50974 46731 41902 42749 37969 33684 32825 36327 29678 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 Source: CSO Directorate of Economics and Statistics. the result of which has seen the emergence of Karnataka as the ‘Knowledge Hub of Asia’. Mandya. Bijapur. The Government of Karnataka. km. Dandeli. • Karnataka is the second-largest producer of milk in India. Andhra Pradesh (East). Mangalore New Mangalore. Kar nataka is one of India’s fastest-growing States. • Eighth-largest State in the Union of India.

400 41. • State’s Hutti mines are the only primary-gold producing source in the country. • More than a third of India’s software exports from State.000 crore are in various stages of implementation. Third-highest FDI inflows among States in India with 6. Sectoral Composition Of Income 38% 56% 25% 28% • • • • • • • 1993-1994 2008-2009 36% 16% Services • The engine of growth in the State. textile. Largest producer of spices. electrical. of Karnataka 66% 55. • One of India’s most progressive states. Karnataka intends to meet the projected demand and make the State power-surplus by 2014 through a rapid expansion of power schemes. • State was the first in India to set up a Software Technology Park in 1991. 87. Private sector partnership actively sought by an investor-friendly Government – more than 88 projects worth Rs.9% 1993-1994 2006-2007 Source: IDD.9% per annum since 2000. produces 12% of fruits and 8% of vegetables grown in India.6% 17. • Karnataka leads in biotechnology and nanotechnology. • Contributes 70% of India’s coffee production. • State has the highest number of medical colleges in the country and is a hub of medical tourism. has second-largest number of protected monuments in India.231 854 87. State’s contribution to India’s economy • No. Second in area and third in production of plantation crops in the country.Manufacturing • It is well-diversified. Cr) 35. Status of Infrastructure Projects (as on May 2010) Sector Transport logistics Urban and Municipal Infrastructure Tourism Energy Industrial Infrastructure Agri-Infrastructure Total Number of Projects 52 6 8 4 10 8 88 Value (Rs. • Largest area under horticulture. 6. • More than half of India’s biotech companies in State. Green and Clean Power. third-largest production in the country.542 CKMs and 1205 stations. The first hydel power station in India was set up in Sivasamudram in 1902 and the longest transmission line at the then highest voltage in the world.432 253 1. • Main industries are engineering. As the demand for power rises with the groth of the economy.9% Source: NSSO Power Karnataka’s three areas of concentration are: Energy Sufficiency.5 % of India’s production. the State distributes power to 1. • Bangalore. aromatic and medicinal crops.62 6397. Energy Efficiency.7 crore consumers. Fourth among States in foreign technology transfer approvals.8% of India’s product exports.2% in the Nineties to 8. the powerhouse of IT in the country. With a transmission network of 36. Popular tourist destination. chemicals.224 8.5% of all FDI inflows into the country.96 Source: CSO Infrastructure and resources It’s the goal of State to double investment from the present 4. automobilie.394 38476. was constructed to meet the needs of Kolar Gold Fields. Karnataka: Third Highest FDI Inflows (in USD million) 5369. • Karnataka is the first State to bring the private sector into higher education. • Third-largest producer of fruits and fifth-largest producer of vegetables in the country. • Industrial growth up from 6. • Seventh-largest producer of cement in the country. • Third-largest producer of steel in the country. • State has the second-largest iron ore reserves in India.5% of GSDP in infrastructure to meet the needs of a fast growing economy.3% 10.33 Source: DIPP (inflow from April 2000 to February 2010) Share Of Employment 23% 26. Govt. • Contributes 8% to India’s industrial income. 1 Investment Destination. 08 09 . Second-largest producer of tobacco in the country.63 6850. The Karnataka Government’s Vision 2020 seeks to remove the sectoral and regional disparities by encouraging diversified economic activity in all regions of the State. the State Capital.95 22101. • Contributes 9. aeronautics and food processing. and by raising upgrading skills in the labour force through vocational training. Capital Bangalore is the world’s fourth-largest technology cluster.

chromite. • River systems together yield on an average 3475 TMC. • Monorail projects in Bangalore. • Mysore airport has been upgraded for commercial traffic. they are in the process of expansion and upgradation. • Low-cost skilled manpower makes value-added manufacturing almost 60% cheaper than in Western Europe and the USA. Karnataka has 15% or the largest number of such institutes in the country. manganese. granite etc. Malpe. copper. under various stages of implementation. Skilled manpower • Third-largest pool of engineering graduates. Sharavathy & Netravati. • Airports planned at Hassan. Bhatkal. of green stone belts. • A helipad each is planed for all 30 districts.64 MT of cargo in 2007-08 or 4% of India’s traffic in minor ports. faster downloads and other services.893. Railways • 3.02 MT.km. Shimoga. • With 1. Gangavali (Bedthi).7 million wireless subscribers in the State.000 passengers per hour and is the first private airport in the country. handled 8.Karnataka is well connected with rest of the world. • Tadadi and Haldipur ports set for expansion on PPP basis. • Hydel constitutes one-third power generation of the State. • Bangalore International Airport Limited can handle 3. • Globally recognised higher-education centres. sustainable development in eco-sensitive areas. Dental.670 hectares. Water • Seven river systems – Krishna. Belekeri. like the Western Ghats. • Karwar and Bidar defence airports being opened for civil traffic. adds more than a million new subscribers each year. Communication • 27. rail and sea connections already cater to high volumes of traffic in passengers and freight. magnesite. Hangarkatta. Tadri.000 to 6. • Leading hub of research and development institutes. Bijapur & Gulbarga. South Pennar. Shipping • Long shoreline of 300 km. • Konkan Railway links Mangalore with Financial Capital of India.000 km. emphasis on value addition. traffic in 2007-08 or 7% of the country’s total traffic in major ports. • Minerals found: Gold. which was later revamped in 2008. and Northern States. Godavari. Cauvery and their tributaries. • Airports at Hubli and Belgaum cater to North Karnataka. • Policy emphasis on modern technology.000 sq. road. video call. • About 50% of this water is available to the State. Kundapur. • 96 projects. Roadways • More than 150. while the existing air. • 3G services mean greater convergence between mobile and Internet services in the future.000 km road network in State. silver. dolomite. • 174 mining leases have been issued by the Government for iron ore covering 18. • High-speed rail link to the Bangalore airport on the cards. ushering mobile TV. online gaming.000 towers by September. Belgaum and Mangalore airports being upgraded. Honnavar. movie on demand. • Hubli. Aganashini. • Educational atmosphere in the State enhanced by institutes like the only 100-year-old Indian Institute of Science (IISc) and the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). limestone. • Two mono rail projects in State Capital to decongest city traffic. • A progressive State with a forward-looking mineral policy since 2000. Palar and the West flowing rivers in the Western Ghats: Kali. Bellary. • Mobile towers in the State will go up from 3. Karnataka Technical Skill Development Number of institutions 172 114 273 69 1162 103 Karnataka Non-Technical Skill Development Number of institutions 22 25 13 83 9 350 Engineering Colleges Medical. • Targetted to add another 10. iron. transparency in granting mineral concessions. Mumbai.300 km railway line across State. Karnataka’s share of engineering degree and diploma holders is 10% in the country after Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra. • State possesses the fourth largest Internet subscriber base in the country. North Pennar. Air traffic • International airports at Bangalore and Mangalore. • 10 minor ports in Karwar. Ayurvedic and Unani Colleges Polytechnics Pharmacy Colleges Industrial Training Institutes R&D Centres Universities National Institutes International Schools Law Colleges Foreign Language Training Nursing Schools/ Colleges 10 11 . Mineral resources • Geological setting for the State from Precambrian to recent formations provide 40.162 ITIs. Padubidri and Old Mangalore. • Major port in New Mangalore handled more than 36.

Bagalkot. 1crore per SEZ) Yadgir 12 13 . Shimoga & Mandya Pharmaceutical/BT Zone: Bangalore. • Suvarna Karnataka Development Corridor programme connects most of the Tier II cities through a network of highways. Koppal. • The State-level Single Window Clearance Committee and the State High Level Clearance Committee facilitate clearance of proposals in a speedy manner. satellite towns and sector-specific industrial zones. Davangere. Dharwad & Kolar Readymade Garments Zone: Bangalore Rural.A State Policy for Special Economic Zones formulated as per Central SEZ Act 2005 & Rules 2006. .100% 5-year exemption on entry tax on raw materials. • The planned four major industrial corridors. roads. Chitradurga. • An investor-friendly responsive administration includes the Karnataka Udyog Mitra. linking major industrial areas by national highways and rail links. Bagalkot. investor-friendly approach. set up more than a decade ago. . connected by eight-lane roads. The objectives of this policy are to set up a single-point clearance to SEZ developers and units. warehouse and logistic facilities. include: . Every part of the State is set to be supported with infrastructure projects to boost growth and employment.1 crore subsidy for effluent treatment plants. to delegate the powers of the Labour Commissioner to the Development Commissioner of SEZs and to extend incentives as below: • Exemption from State Taxes for all purchases from Domestic Tariff Area • Exemption from Stamp Duty • Exemption from Electricity Duty • Capital subsidy for common effluent treatment plant (maximum Rs. Dharwad & Others Sugar and Co-gen.50% limited to Rs. Bidar. 25 km on both sides of the corridor will be developed for industrial clusters. Belgaum.KARNATAKA POLICIES: CALLING INVESTORS The Government has targeted a balanced regional growth by creating development corridors in the State. Bijapur. Kolar. during operation period. . and matching natural resource capabilities. • Creation of world-class ready-to-use infrastructure through investments in power. • Under the SKDC programme. Mysore & Hassan Power Generation Zone: Raichur. Bijapur & Chitradurga Media & Entertainment Zone: Bangalore Rural & Ramanagara Karnataka State Government Policy 2009-14 Karnataka’s investor-friendly and responsive administration has worked towards easing administrative procedures and implementing policy measures for faster and smoother industrial growth. Tumkur. . • Karnataka State Industrial Policy 2009-14 enhance all such previous policies for a comprehensive. Kolar. Bagalkot. . with cluster development in designated zones. Belgaum.75% to 100% stamp duty exemption on land sale deeds and loan documents registration. townships. components etc. Belgaum & Others Food Processing Zone: Bangalore Rural. . water. Mandya & Dharwad IT/BT Zone: Mysore. ironing out difficulties in creating the basic infrastructure before operationalising production facilities. • Special focus on skill development to enhance generation of technical manpower. Shimoga. KUM is a single contact point for all investors – from receiving a proposal to ensuring its implementation. Belgaum. Shimoga. Mangalore.Land-conversion fine reimbursement of 75% to 100% for converting agricultural land to industrial use. Gulbarga. Gadag.100% exemption on entry tax on plant and machineries for 3 years during implementation of the project. Power Zone: Bidar. • The State Government’s packages of incentives and concessions for new industrial investments. to facilitate and expedite establishing of SEZs. Belgaum. inputs. Hubli-Dharwad. • Land Bank – More than 3.000 acres in each district acquired by the Karnataka Industries Areas Development Board (KIADB) for industrial development. Kolar & Mandya Automobile Zone: Ramanagara. Haveri. Bellary. Shimoga. Bagalkot. Mandya. Steel Zone: Bellary. Koppal. connectivity through rails and ports etc. are: * Bidar-Bangalore via Chitradurga * Tumkur-Honnavar via Shimoga * Chitradurga-Mangalore via Shimoga-Udupi * Bangalore-Belgaum along National Highway 4 * Bidar-Gulbarga-Bellary-Hiriyur * Chitradurga-Hospet-Bagalkot-Bijapur • Sector-specific industrial zones and SEZs that match the natural resources and capabilities of a region with the industry requirements.Interest-free loan to an extent of 50% of the value of fixed assets at 25% of the assessed gross VAT for a period of 7 years extendable to 12 years. with a view to provide a hassle-free environment for export production and to attract FDI. Gadag & Raichur Cement Zone: Gulbarga.

market size of commercial and defence aircraft was estimated at US$ 97 billion in 2007 . while civil traffic has seen a spurt due to robust economic growth. 12% 29% 53% Global aerospace industry enjoys high growth as military expenditures continue to rise and emerging economies take the lead in the civil aviation industry.1 billion. there has been an increasing trend in outsourcing as firms look out for low cost manufacturing locations. with Asia-Pacific accounting for 37% of the total market. navigation and telecommunications. the fastest growing economies in Asia will lead change in the market space. with Asia-Pacific set to be the largest air transport market in the world with 45% share of air travel. ground stations. According to research by Boeing. yielded an estimated revenue of US$ 83. Commercial space infrastructure. Total revenue for space products and services was estimated at US$ 91 billion in 2008. Repair and Overhaul -which is a major component of operating aircraft. Demand for Source: PwC. there has been a surge in the market size as technology works to change the way the common man accesses information and makes his decisions. Space Industry: There has also been considerable rise in the global space industry. up 10. including India is set to gain from outsourcing of manufacturing as well as MRO activity. While dominant players are based in Western Europe and the US. expertise and labour cost advantages. India and the Middle East are the most promising drivers of the civil aviation market. However. MRO outsourcing is set to rise from 52% in 2006 to 65% by 2016.Maintenance.4% from the previous year. Asia Pacific. while presently the industry is dominated by US and EU based companies. including launch vehicles. with increased military expenditure across the world. The global aerospace industry has come a long way since the first flight was undertaken in 1903. Fixed satellite services were the second highest earner at US$ 16. satellites. The United States and Russia continue to dominate the launch space. rising incomes. the Asia-Pacific is set to gain with its efficiency. of which 28 carried commercial payloads. with rise in commercial applications that touch consumer homes directly through GPS receivers and satellite television. while the growing private sector civil aviation has led to a broad-based expansion of the industry across the world. In the past decade. which generated US$ 69. Prominent Global Companies: Boeing USA EADS Netherlands Lockheed Martin USA Northrop Grumman USA BAE Systems UK General Dynamics Raytheon United Technologies General Electric Finmeccanica Among the largest users of aerospace technology are the Department of Defense (USA). In addition there is sizeable MRO activity -. On an average. showing a strong growth rate of 31% over the previous year. Here again. while jets and helicopters account for less than 20% share. the aerospace industry spends more annually on MRO than on manufacturing or development. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). while China has been rising in importance with record domestic launches.2 trillion by 2027. Ariane France and others.2 trillion Source: PwC 14 15 . 2009 Regionwise Demand In 2027 Number Of Commercial Airplanes Total Market Size: $ 3. European Space Agency (ESA). globalisation and falling air fares. in-space platforms etc. military expenditure has been rising with the international war on terrorism. moon mission etc. with 69 orbital launches. government expenditure on space and satellite programmes was the sole driver of the space industry. each with distinct market structures and drivers – military aircraft and light combat aircraft make up the bulk of the market. Changing landscape in civil aviation: Though the recession in 2008 in advanced countries has been a setback for the civil sector. The highest revenue earner within the commercial satellite service sector was the direct-to-home television. Moreover. estimated currently at US$ 250 billion.Aerospace: On a high The Global Scenario Global Aerospace Market 1% 5% military aircraft is also on the rise.6 billion.8 billion. Commercial airplane market is estimated to be a huge $ 3. For many years. to imaging. that comprises satellite manufacturing and launching. Defence sales account for more than 80% of the total market typically dominated by the Government and public sector. The global aerospace market has five main components. emerging economies have taken charge of leading global growth by recovering faster – China. India ranks amongst the top ten players in the space industry with its significant achievements in satellite launches.

India’s liberalised economy offers sound opportunities for international companies look to outsource manufacturing and MRO activities. except air traffic services.The Indian Scenario The Indian aerospace industry is one of the fastest growing aerospace markets in the world. 3 billion. the country has an excellent pool of resources matching global standards. Antrix. only direct offsets are allowed. • 100% FDI permitted under automatic route for MRO. Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) for launching IRS type of satellites and Geostationary Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) for launching INSAT type of satellites are some of the Indian space programme‘s notable successes. as the graph below shows. under the Government’s Planning Commission programmes. • The genesis of research and development capabilities of the country lie in the establishment of the institutes like Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) • Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore and Council for Scientific Industrial Research (CSIR) offer opportunities in research and training for aeronautical graduates • The Aeronautical Society of India formed a platform where engineers. Opening up the skies led to a boom in air traffic. transfer of technology not counted towards offset calculation and vendor is free to choose Indian offset partner. • While 100% domestic private investment is allowed in the defence sector. which is also subject to licensing requirements. Private airlines now account for 75% of domestic aerospace market.6 billion over the next 20 years to meet the surging demand. • 100% tax exemption for airport projects for a period of 10 years. • Investments in the Indian Space Programme to the tune of Rs. banking of direct offset credits permitted for up to two years. With a long history spanning six decades. The Future: Going ahead. 16 17 . • Tax incentives are given for investing in Special Economic Zones. The Government recognises the need for massive investment to meet these growing needs: • The Ministry of Civil Aviation estimates investment of $ 200-300 billion over the next 25 years. In military aviation. The country has been upgrading its airports to international standards. both passenger and freight. However. growth in air traffic is expected to outperform the global average till 2025. recovery has begun and the aviation sector is set to continue on its high growth trajectory. there is a limit of 26% FDI in the manufacture of defence equipment. • According to Boeing.04 billion to upgrade airports across the country. 39. India’s position in civil aviation improved from tenth to ninth position in 2007. even as the sector is open for public-private partnerships (PPPs). • Defence Offset Policy. Air traffic has been growing at almost 25% annually. flying training institutes and technical training institutes. effective from September 2008 has a mandatory offset requirement of a minimum of 30% for procurement of defence equipment in excess of Rs. Policy initiatives: The Indian Government has liberalised the framework for operating in the aerospace industry considerably: • Manufacturing and R&D activity is allowed 100% Foreign Direct Investment on automatic route in all areas. • The Airports Authority of India has planned investment of $ 3. It is in the space industry that India has made even more significant strides – it is one of the six countries in the world that undertakes space launches with commendable work put in by Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) through its commercial arm.6 billion by 2020.This market is expected to grow at an average of 10% and reach $ 2. Globally. which was reversed in 2008 with the global slowdown. India is expected to spend about $35 billion over the next 20 years as it replaces its existing fleet. catering to heavier cargo and passenger traffic. Indian MRO segment has been growing at 11 percent and has not been affected significantly by the slowdown. India needs 856 airplanes worth $ 72. industrialists and professionals could work together for the industry • ISRO has successfully operationalised two major satellite systems namely Indian National Satellites (INSAT) for communication services and Indian Remote Sensing (IRS) satellites for management of natural resources.750 crores during the period 2007-2012. till 2034.

of which. raising their capabilities as well. became the first DGCA-approved independent Airline MRO in November 2008 for its facility near Bangalore.ADVANTAGE KARNATAKA Karnataka produces more than a quarter of India’s aircraft and spacecraft. the state has created a conducive environment that has nurtured the growth of the aerospace industry. the only civilian aerospace laboratory in the country.400 crore. The company has signed MoUs with 3 major players in the aerospace manufacturing space: • SABCA. NAL was set up in 1959 under CSIR in Bangalore. While industrial liberalisation has been underway since 1991. has 19 production units and 9 research and development centres in 7 locations across India. set up base in Bangalore in 1998 and moved into the aerospace manufacturing in 2006. (EADS). began its operations in Bangalore. including Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL). home to India’s aerospace industry. The very next year. The aeronautical lab consolidated its position as a major player with the approval of India’s Light Combat Aircraft project in 1983. Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA) and Gas Turbine Research Establishment (GTRE). HAL. Belgium: Airbus A-350XWB Flap track mechanism metallic parts manufacturing and assembly work from SABCA • Magellan Aerospace: to evaluate setting up an aero-engine focused manufacturing facility with annual revenues of $50m • Farinia SA: MOU to evaluate the establishing of an aerospace forging facility 18 19 .300 engines have been overhauled at its facilities. Ranked 40th in Flight International's list of the World’s Top 100 aerospace companies in 2008. and set up a dedicated sheet metal fabrication facility for aerospace. Private firms registering a major presence in the industry include: QuEST Global. Capabilities have been enhanced in the Belgaum SEZ to include additional precision machining capabilities. when India’s first private aircraft factory Hindustan Aircraft Ltd.600 engines. QuEST Global has a manufacturing facility in Bangalore that does precision machining. The hub of manufacturing.V. The State continues to draw huge investments in this Sector as it gears up to meet the rising global demand. it is the base for all global players in this industry. 10. Starting from 1940. sheet metal work. HAL has a total turnover of Rs. the engineering company. Bharat Electronics Ltd. Private sector suppliers to the defence sector and the public sector firms were exposed to high standards. National Aerospace Laboratories (NAL). these aerospace centres have grown in stature. Excellent support from the government has come through in the form of centres. In 2007. QuEST established India’s first aerospace SEZ in Belgaum. They work with many firms in the private sector to raise technological skills. and aerospace special processing (through a JV with Magellan Aerospace). In 2009. is a leader in civil aviation design. NAL. reforms have been gradually spreading through to all sectors and the defence sector was opened to the private sector in 2001. is another public sector firm working in this industry. having entered into a 10-year strategic relationship with Magellan Aerospace. Though in the public sector. 8 production units and 4 R&D centres are located in Bangalore. established in 1951. the state is all set to reap dividends of the potential in this sector. For instance. the state produces more than a quarter of the country’s aircraft and spacecraft.550 aircraft and 3. research and development. the firm set up the country’s first special processing facility for aerospace manufacturing. Boeing. While it has built more than 3. which has entered into MOUs with international companies like Lockheed Martin. Air Works India Engineering Private Ltd. over 8150 aircraft and 27. registering international standards of technical excellence and capabilities. The history and background of India’s aerospace industry owes much to the state of Karnataka. delivered the first set of A-380 components to SABCA and achieved Airbus and AS 9100 certification. 300 acres dedicated to offering an aerospace customer all – from design to manufacture of components and systems – in one place. technical and managerial processes etc. It has manufactured 12 types of aircraft with in-house R&D and 14 types under licence. EADs etc. it became the first Indian private sector player qualified to offer end-to-end solutions to European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company N.

.L. DRDO aeronautic centres in Bangalore: • • • • • Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA) Centre for Air Borne Systems (CABS) Gas Turbine Research Establishment (GTRE) Defence Avionics Research Establishment (DARE) Centre for Military Airworthiness and Certification (CEMILAC) Investments in Aerospace While QuEST Global set up the country’s first aerospace SEZ in Belgaum in November 2009. Five proposals worth Rs. SIATI also encourages entrepreneurs for joint ventures.4 crore) each in a unit in Bangalore. welded structural assemblies. both these have attracted significant interest. G. including supporting OEMs in their manufacturing outsourcing. Bangalore Dynamatic Technologies BEML Limited KIADB Industrial Area Devanhalli Taluk SEZ. The firms will initially invest $4 million (Rs. contract manufacturing. With exposure to global auto majors in the state. Sobha Nadathur Aerospace Pvt Ltd (Rs 200 crore) and hydraulic equipment manufacturer Dynamatic Technologies (Rs 466 crore). exhibitions and interactive workshops with overseas aerospace organisations and societies. operational consultancy and strategic consulting. Micron Engineers.. near Bangalore International Airport. co-development and co-production in the sector.095 crore unit in Devanahalli to manufacture aero-engines and provide MRO facilities was approved by the SLSWCC. British engine maker Rolls-Royce Group Plc announced that it is setting up its first joint venture (JV) firm in India in a tie-up with HAL to make civil aero engine components and sub-systems locally for export. The society has about 300 small and medium scale industries as its members and enjoys the patronage of leading aerospace organisations. ring rolling.Gensar Aerospace & IT Pvt Ltd set up a decade ago by aerospace experts providing high-end aeronautical design services (in association with Aeroconseil of France and Bertarandt of Germany). In January 2010. The Society of Indian Aerospace Industries and Technologies (SIATI) was formed in 1991 and is located in Bangalore. R&D management strategies. 11. SIATI conducts seminars and workshops of topical interest in aerospace technologies. which has the largest infrastructure in the private sector for manufacturing exacting Air Frame Structures and Precision Aerospace Components Taneja Aerospace and Aviation Ltd. HAL’s proposal to set up a Rs. 135. the government’s single window agency for industrial projects and the apex body for SEZ projects.18. the only private sector company manufacturing entire aircraft in India. Devanhalli 20 21 . There are excellent backward linkages with suppliers coming in from a wide base of more than 2000 SMEs in the auto components manufacturing industry.. fan cases. the State Government has also planned an Aerospace SEZ in 250 acres of land at Devanahalli. and manufacturing services. production. Priyaraj Electronics Limited and Pacific Natura Biotech Private Limited are ready to invest in aerospace component units in the aerospace SEZ at Devanahalli.Ltd.700 crore investment). Dynamatic Aerospace. 2. concentrating on three divisions – Aerostructures. near Bangalore International Airport. maintenance and repair Aerospace components Manufacturers of aircraft components/assemblies and MRO activites related to aersopace applications Devanhalli. through which Rolls-Royce will step up sourcing of components and systems for most of the engines it makes. Udyog Mitra. New aerospace projects approved by Karnataka Government Hindustan Aeronautics Limited TPE 331 engine and engine components. these firms are well geared to meet the exacting needs of the aerospace industry. and aviation services that include consulting. including of those in R&D. Karnataka is also headquarters of India’s Space programme ISRO is located at Antariksha Bhavan in Bangalore. Polyurethane Company Private Ltd. quality and also leads delegations to participate in national and international airshows. has given clearances to majors like US civil and military aviation companies and the European Aeronautics and Defence Systems or EADS (Rs. global procurement and product support.98 crores were cleared by the State Level Single Window Clearance Committee (SLSWCC) in June 2009: Systems Controls. Airfield and MRO division and Aircraft Sales and Services division.

Many global and large private companies are now building on the base that public sector units like HAL and NAL have laid in Karnataka.Several new ventures have been set up recently in this space: • Airbus Industries has located its Airbus Engineering Centre in India at Bangalore • The first public private JV in aircraft design was signed between Mahindra and Mahindra. Air Livery. Shimoga. Other prominent MNCs operating in this sector in Karnataka include GE. trends are still not very strong for the Western countries. assistance in land acquisition etc. given its high prominence in the IT and Auto sectors in the country. the first private airport in the country. The aircrafts included. Boeing etc. has the capacity to handle 3. it announced the acquisition of a 85% stake in the British company. Air Works aims to utilise the technical know-how of Air Livery to help airlines bring down their maintenance costs. Official delegation from 50 countries participated in the event. has opened Karwar and Bidar Defence Airports for civil traffic and is in the process of setting up 20 helipads to provide easy access to all districts and give the necessary infrastructure boost to helitourism. for the first three years of operation to district headquarters. Seventh event of Aeroindia was held during 2009. which have now picked up to pre-crisis levels once again. In February 2010. the government has given a tax concession on aviation fuel. Aircraft manufacturers from India and other countries has 46 aircrafts. though the subsequent year saw a revival in Asia. Tejas and Dhruv from India. Exhibitors from India and overseas had 54 chalets for high-profile meeting with various dignitaries. Legacy 600. EADS etc. • Air Works India Engineering Pvt. private sector airlines began operations in the country in the nineties and Bangalore was a natural hub for the southern region. with international majors like Airbus. 12000 11000 10000 9000 8000 7000 6000 5000 While liberalisation in the aviation sector. Rolls Royce. The State Infrastructure Policy aims to provide a fair and transparent policy framework for the facilitation of the process of economic growth and encouragement of PPP in the infrastructure sector in the State. etc. The government plans to add 12 airstrips in the State. Bijapur and Gulbarga. HR workshops. having set up their India operations and outsourcing their engineering design requirements either to in-house centres or to third party engineering services partners like Quest. Ltd. Air Traffic and Airports in Karnataka 1200 960 720 480 240 0 Hassan. while new airports have been proposed at 22 23 . Infrastructure is being upgraded and expanded across the state to meet the growing demand of air travel. • In 2008 Boeing signed a collaboration with IISC. F18 Hawker Beechcraft. The state has emerged as a major global design centre. Turbo Meca.000 passengers per hour. Wipro and HCL to develop wireless and other network technologies for aero space related applications. Bangalore and Mangalore followed these trends in traffic. F16. most notably in the area of design services.. Super Hornets. AeroIndia It is an International Aerospace and Defence Exhibition organised by Ministry of Defence biennially at Bangalore. BAE. 600 exhibitors including 300 exhibitors from 25 countries were participated. for the aviation sector specifically. in addition to the Hawk. Air traffic was hit by the global slowdown in 2008. Apart from duty exemptions. to carry out ‘C’ checks for various aircraft. etc. the Cessna. in which. There are also two domestic airports catering to the northern part of the State at Hubli and Belgaum and the airport at Mysore is in the process of being upgraded. but increasingly also in manufacturing. Infosys etc. Bellary. The Bangalore International Airport Limited. there was B2B meetings. NAL and the Government of India in 2007. MIG 35. participating in the static and flying displays in addition to IAF aircrafts. Mangalore and Bangalore are the two international airports in the State. Eurofighter. In addition. at 4%. set up in 2009 a MRO facility at Hosur with an investment of $25 million.

characteristics that are replicated in other firms operating out of the state. backed by presence of internationally renowned institutions – HAL. Since the 1990s the plant has become predominantly an export-oriented unit of metallurgical alumina. The Belgaum unit of Hindalco houses an alumina plant. 24 25 . a critical raw material input for the aerospace industry. wings. and electrical systems (an exception being the engine). a world-class research centre for alumina. and all parts of an aircraft. while producing several grades of special aluminas and hydrates for non-metallurgical applications. fire retardant plastics. Further. More global manufacturers are comfortable outsourcing to India. inflight systems. There is a proposal to set up an Aerospace SEZ in a 250-acre space in Devanahalli. Over the years. High end technical support and suppliers experienced to handle complex orders matching global standards are therefore easily available in the state. 2009. with approximately 120 different grades. the plant has expanded its capacity of speciality products to around 138. capabilities that are well developed in the state through its pool of skilled technical manpower. Further.000 tpa of alumina hydrate. Solar power projects are also been planned in Belgaum and Raichur districts. 16 power projects are approved in the State which would add 10. adjacent to the HAL’s 200 acre component manufacturing site. Add to this the fact that Bangalore. There is a concerted effort by the state to raise the capacity of power generation in the state to cater to the growing demand of industry. zeolite. road and rail network and upgrading ports on the coast. brings with it a concentration of the best IT capabilities – Karnataka has the highest number of CMM Level 5 certified software companies providing solutions to the aerospace industry. higher fuel consumption etc.760 MW power to the State grid in near future. QuEST Global. IISC – all based in Bangalore. The IT industry brings to aerospace the high technology capabilities that are vital for cost reduction. the home of India’s aerospace industry. done to meet safety and other regulations that result in extra metal weight. It currently produces around 380. alum. like refractories. ceramics. manufacturing expertise with global firms located in the state and a huge pool of skilled manpower. Such design changes have been effected by Infosys for almost all recent commercial aircraft programmes. connectivity is being improved upon by expanding airports. polishing. With experience for more than six decades. There is also a proposal to set up a Defence Manufacturing Hub over 500 acres in Chellakere Taluk in Chitradurga district. etc. including landing gear. serving more than 600 customers across 35 countries. DRDO. Karnataka scores high on every part of the ecosystem of the aerospace and defence industry. Infosys and Voit of Germany getting into software and intelligent applications related to the Sector. At the same time. As explained by Infosys. near the new airport in Bangalore. the company which has set up the country’s first aerospace SEZ in Belgaum. NAL. avionics. because of the presence of electronic and technical skills and fluency in the English language. and a carbon paste and block plant. leading information technology and engineering services.000 tpa. Software and engineering expertise works to innovate to create new tools and solutions that obviate such over-design and yet ensure the same levels of safety. Karnataka is the manufacturing base for all major auto firms and auto component manufacturers. with the IT giants like Wipro. as the IT capital of the country. including business jets. Karnataka is an important producer of aluminium. there’s more opportunities waiting to be harnessed.Strengths and Opportunities Karnataka. The alumina plant started operating in 1969 with an initial capacity of 75. the state has built up considerable resources and talent pool that is available to all companies working in the aerospace sector. older aircraft in general suffer from a problem of over-design. In last 4 years. fuselage. At the basic level of raw materials needed. It is also the third-largest producer of steel in the country. ISRO.000 tpa. the country’s first aerospace SEZ has been set up in Belgaum in November. has a strong framework providing all requisite resources for this industry – research and development capabilities. particularly Karnataka. As the home of the aerospace industry in India. While Bangalore is the natural destination for all players in the aerospace industry. At the very base of the aerospace industry lies research and development and engineering design. providing location advantage to the auto and engineering industry in the state. This is amply demonstrated by the fact that the state hosts the first aerospace SEZ in the country and is set to leverage its strengths to become the aerospace hub of the region. points out its capabilities in the aerospace sector in the flowchart below.

QuEST Global that has set up the country’s first aerospace SEZ in Belgaum in November 2009 is in fact a prime example of the fast track that industry works at and achieves in the state. Hyderabad. “Around 60% will be done internally. The SEZ is expecte to create more than 7.. 26 27 . Pune and Hyderabad. Quest. coastal Mumbai and Goa. well-connected with Bangalore. the company has taken another step forward. to be better able to compete with its main rival. complex tax system – which the government is working towards mitigating. Currently. ready availability of raw materials. head of operations at Airbus Engineering Centre India Pvt. is set to produce flaperons for Boeing’s 777 series of commercial jetliners.. With a string of achievements to its credit.. is in the supply chain for Airbus A80 and A350 that is due in 2013.500 crore in 10 years and could be the next big bet in this sector outside Bangalore. Boeing Co. in 2005. aerothermics (temperature. a company begun by two engineering graduates from Karnataka. October 9th 2009 “There is a big push at the top level to grow business in India in the next three to four years. Rolls-Royce. such as vibration etc). but involve issues related to aerodynamics. the company which has been supplying for Boeing successfully since 1991. which will be expanded to more than 400 employees by 2012. The high fliers The Aerospace Sector in Karnataka abounds with examples of PPP. it entered into a contract with Airbus vendor SABCA of Belgium to supply flap track mechanism metallic parts from out of the SEZ for the prestigious A350 programme. 40% local outsourcing. Airbus set to transfer majority of engineering work to India – LiveMint. There are many challenges ahead – ensuring a steady stream of manpower to meet the growing requirements. Airbus’s top supplier auto engine maker Snecma SA set up a subsidiary in collaboration with HAL in Bangalore. setting up the country’s aerospace SEZ etc. This represents a significant leap forward in technological capability . By providing for the country’s first aerospace SEZ. it has located its 120 people engineering centre in Bangalore. the most striking example is that of Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. These are works that are not specific to an aircraft part. GE Aviation. It outsources work to around 20 Indian IT and engineering service providers including Infosys Technologies Ltd. said at an aerospace symposium in Bangalore on Saturday. With a JV announced with Rolls Royce in January 2010. Ltd. Israel’s Elbit Systems Ltd and Safran unit Snecma SA. Belgaum has many location advantages: hundreds of foundries and low-cost engineering talent. 787 and 737 aircraft programmes through its partner. Quest. Interestingly. most of it to India. and is already a source for auto components for the auto industry in Bangalore. which has put in place policies to assist investors at every step – upgrading infrastructure.Creating an enabling environment is the goal of the state’s investor friendly and responsive government. Magellan — a Boeing and Airbus supplier. HAL supplies components to several global engine companies and has nine JVs – six of them formed in the past three years – with companies such as Canada’s aircraft simulator maker CAE Inc. While there are a slew of success stories in the aerospace sector in Karnataka. providing easy availability of land through its Land Bank. referred to a ‘control surface’ working both as an aileron to control roll and as a flap to control lift.. ventilation). developed new tools to create better aircraft and speed up aircraft development. HCK Technologies etc . Toshiba and UTC are among its clients.” Another global major Airbus SAS is set to move 20% of its engineering design activities to low cost countries. which began operations as a private company in 1940 as Hindustan Aircraft Limited in Bangalore. provides landing gear shackles for Boeing 777. the government has shown its clear intent in supporting the growth of this industry in the state.000 jobs for local talent and infuse $ 500 million (in)to the economy in ten years. aeroelastics (effect on structure.” Eugen Welte. In November 2009. The Belgaum SEZ is expected to yield aerospace-related business worth around Rs 2. EADS. Its Bangalore engineering centre is the only one outside Europe that does what is called `non-specific work’.the 777 flaperon is a highly complex composite assembly. and simulation of flight management.

CII and Antrix Corporation Ltd. Karnataka is the destination for all global players in the aerospace industry. The SEZ is an effort to provide all solutions related to avionics in a concentrated manner. 94000 crore were cleared. Arianespace (France). Aircraft manufacturers had 46 aircrafts participating in static and flying displays.28(1) Lands notified under sec 28(4) DHARWAR KOPPAL MUNDARGI BELLARY BELLARY 4995 HAVERI 407 HAVERI UTTARA KANNADA RANIBENNURU 671 HARPANAHALLI 200 DAVANGERE CHALLAKERE 500 Lands to be submitted to Govt approval HONNALI 201 SHIMOGA SHIMOGA 3104 HOLALKERE HIRIYUR 600 1072 SIRA KADUR HOSADURGA 3853 1589 CHITRADURGA DODDABALLAPUR 736 GAURIBIDANUR 496 CHIKBALLAPUR BAGEPALLI 810 GUBBI TUMKUR CHINTHAMANI 863 CHIKMAGALUR 3146 TUMKUR 1385 DEVANHALLI ARASIKERE KOLAR918 238 NELAMANGALA BANGALORE RURAL 686 HASSAN 1574 BANGALORE NORTH 1058 TIPTUR MANGALORE 1898 HASSAN MULABAGAL 212 BANGALORE URBAN KUNIGAL 1559 DAKSHINA KANNADA MAGADI 290 HOSKOTE RAMANAGARAM BANGALORE SOUTH MANDYA MANDYA KRISHNARAJPET 424 MADDUR SRIRANGAPATNA RAMANAGARAM HUNSUR 722 COORG KANAKAPURA MYSORE 1367 UDUPI HEGGADADEVANAKOTE 990 CHAMARAJA NAGAR CHAMARAJA NAGAR 1362 28 29 . engineering and process optimisation projects and a wide range of special tools for customers in the aerospace sector. The Indian Air Force also organised a workshop on aerospace sector and aviation to students from nearly 200 schools. innovation and aircrafts.000 business visitors and 2 lakh general visitors.748 Acres.1(3) & 28(1) : 46. Land notified u/s 28(4) : 12. Infinisat (USA). The exhibition saw huge participation from domestic and foreign companies – Hindustan Aeronauticals Ltd.1(3). to productivity enhancing software and engineering solutions.861 Acres GULBARGA 2439 GULBARGA ABSTRACT (as on 15th May 2010) BIDAR BIDAR BIJAPUR HUKKERI 4873 BELGAUM 1351 BASAVANABAGEVADI 7969 BILGI BAGALKOTE BELGAUM YADGIR RAICHUR RAICHUR Bangalore: Meeting ground for space & air industry India’s first space exhibition. European Space Agency. Clearly. products. These included the proposal for a 250-acre SEZ in Devanahalli Aerospace Industrial Area. STATUS OF LAND BANKS IN KARNATAKA Land notified u/s 3(1). Bangalore also hosts India’s international aerospace and defence exhibition. 34 investment proposals worth Rs. which witnessed unprecedented participation in 2009 – 592 exhibitors including 303 from 25 countries showcased their potential in technologies. from a comprehensive range of technologically advanced precision milling machines. Total :100. Israeli Space Agency etc. the exhibition attracted more than 50. with all its inherent strengths and opportunities. Land to be submitted for Government approval : 41. Bangalore Space Expo 2008 was organised by ISRO. AeroIndia. India is one of the world’s most sought after markets.379 Acres.In the March 29th 2010 meeting of the State High Level Clearance Committee. KHANAPUR HUBLI 751 SHIGGAON 274 BAILHONGAL 670 DHARWAR 2862 KOPPAL GADAG Legend SIRUGUPPA District boundary Taluk boundary NH STATE_RAIL Land bank status Lands notified under sec 3(1).734 Acres.

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