GoAir announced the launch of flight operations from its 24th domestic destination. The airline will launch services from Kannur effective December 9, 2018 coinciding with the launch of the newly commissioned International Airport at Kannur. The Kannur schedule introduces direct daily flights connecting Bengaluru 6 times weekly, Hyderabad 4 times weekly and Chennai 3 times weekly.
With this launch, GoAir will now operate more than 1600 weekly flights by the end of December. The airline plans to also commence its international operations from Kannur shortly post regulatory approvals. GoAir has also reported the best On-Time Performance (OTP) and second highest Passenger Load Factor during September and October 2018. On the occasion of the launch, GoAir is also operating 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. It is our constant endeavor to provide flexibility of choice to our customers along with on time, convenient and affordable flying experience. ”