GoAir announced the launch of flight operations from its 24th domestic destination – Kannur, effective December 9, 2018. It coincided with the launch of the newly commissioned International Airport at Kannur.
The Kannur schedule introduces direct daily flights connecting Bengaluru six times weekly, Hyderabad four times weekly and Chennai three times weekly. The airline plans to also commence its international operations from Kannur shortly post regulatory approvals.
On the occasion of the launch, GoAir operated a special flight between Delhi to Kannur to facilitate guest movement of Kannur International Airport.
Cornelis Vrieswijk, CEO, GoAir said, “Kannur is a key market and a significant base for business and tourism in the region. Adding Kannur with its ideal geographical location, we reinforce our commitment towards enhancing connectivity across the country.”
Kannur is one of the most popular beach destinations located in the state of Kerala. It was historically described as the land of Looms and Lores. With the Western Ghats in the east and Lakshadweep Sea in the west, Kannur district is bounded by a wealth of natural beauty. Kannur is blessed with natural beaches, hill stations, rivers, backwaters, historical monuments and religious centres.