HAL is a posh locality in Bangalore. The area got its name from an Indian state-owned Aerospace and Defence company – Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL). The area houses a HAL airport – old airport of Bangalore and HAL Heritage Center and Aerospace Museum – India’s first aerospace museum. The area enjoys an excellent connectivity with popular localities of Bangalore like Marathahalli, Brookefield and Indiranagar, hence making the place a convenient living destination. The area is surrounded with reputed industries like HAL – Foundry and Forge Division, HAL Flight Operations and Flight Test Center and HAL Air Traffic Controllers Tower. Moreover, the head offices of Intel, Titan, TCS and Britannia are located close to the area, thus making this area an extremely busy traffic zone. Due to the presence of these prominent industries, the area has a land rate of INR 6260/ sq. ft. Other areas of the city is easily accessible through Old Airport Road and Varthur Road, Also, a couple of educational institutions and well-known hospitals like Orchids The International School, Manipal Hospitals, Cloud Nine Hospital etc. are located within the area. Being a well-connected spot, HAL attracts a large number of people from all over.