Business All planes, choppers booked for poll campaign Updated : March 19, 2019 07:18 PM IST Mumbai-based aviation expert Pradeep Thampy said that among the small fixed-wing aircraft, single-engined aircraft like Cessna are not permitted for poll-related purposes due to various reasons. Depending on the kind of aircraft, the average cost of hiring a chopper can work out to anything between Rs 75,000-Rs 350,000 per hour. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.