The wait is over. GoAir, India's fastest-growing airline will operate its maiden flight tomorrow from Kannur to Kuwait with a brand new Airbus A320 aircraft. The flight will take off from Kerala’s 2 nd Greenfield and 4 th International Airport that is built on Public Private Partnership in an area of about 2,300 acres. GoAir’s inaugural flight from Kannur to Kuwait has received fantastic response and the flights are fully booked.
Reinforcing its commitment to the Middle East market, GoAir will be operating non-stop daily flights from Kannur to Kuwait with inaugural attractive fares starting from INR 6,999 all inclusive. The flight will take-off from Kannur International Airport at 07:00 hours (local time) and reach Kuwait at 09:30 hours (local time). The same aircraft will do a pushback and fly from Kuwait at 10:30 hours and reach Kannur at 18:00 hours.
None other than V. Thulasidas, Managing Director of Kannur International Airport Limited has agreed to be the guest of honor on 19 September 2019 and flag off the inaugural flight. With Kuwait becoming GoAir’s 4 th destination in the Gulf region, close on the heels of launching Muscat, Abu Dhabi, followed by Dubai and now the princely state of Kuwait, reveals GoAir’s robust plans to expand its operations across the Middle East region. In doing so, Kannur has emerged as a strategic hub for GoAir’s domestic as well as international operations. Kannur is a popular destination for both leisure and business travelers within the state of Kerala and the new route to Kuwait will provide more affordable flying options to the international travelers.
Jeh Wadia, Managing Director, GoAir, said: “GoAir is pleased to share that the response to Kannur Kuwait flight has been overwhelming to say the least. We are very enthused with the way things have progressed and tomorrow GoAir’s inaugural flight to Kuwait will take-off. Ever since we started flying international, GoAir has added 16 aircraft to the network in the last 10 months resulting in 90 new flights. We have added 7 new airports to our network – Phuket, Male, Abu Dhabi, Muscat, Dubai, Bangkok and Kannur. Tomorrow we will be starting Kuwait operations – our 8 th new airport operations. GoAir will be launching Singapore flights soon (subject to regulatory approvals).”