Chennai: GoAir has announced the launch of flight operations from its 24th domestic destination, Kannur effective this month that coincides with the launch of the newly commissioned International Airport there.
The Kannur schedule introduces direct daily flights connecting Bengaluru six times weekly, Hyderabad four times weekly and Chennai three times weekly.
A statement from the airlines owned by the Wadia group stated that the recent addition to GoAir network reflects the airlines phase of growth with a focus on scaling up domestic and international operations progressively in the coming weeks while strengthening the value proposition to suit customers interest.
With this launch, GoAir will now operate more than 1,600 weekly flights by the end of December. The airline plans to also commence its international operations from Kannur shortly post regulatory approvals.
CEO, GoAir, Cornelis Vrieswijk, 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. It is our constant endeavor to provide flexibility of choice to our customers along with on time, convenient and affordable flying experience.”