Cochin International Airport

Cochin International Airport

Cochin International Airport, also known as Nedumbassery Airport, is located at Nedumbassery, near Kochi, Kerala in India. It is the busiest airport in Kerala in terms of domestic and international traffic.


The Airport was formally inaugurated by the Hon'ble President of India on 25 May 1999 and the first Inaugural flight of Air India took off on 10 June 1999. The Air India Jumbo Jet Boeing 747 touched down for the first time in Kerala on 21 June 1999. The Domestic Operation from the Naval Airport was shifted to Cochin International Airport on 01 July 1999.

Cochin International Airport (CIAL) is the first Greenfield airport setup in the public private partnership (PPP) model in civil aviation infrastructure sector in India. Cochin International Airport has the state-of-the-art facilities and traditionally designed architecture unique to Kerala, and has been constructed to enable any type of wide-bodied aircraft to land or take off with the least of hassles.

Currently, the largest aircrats that fly to Kochi airport are the Boeing 777-200 from Dubai by Emirates airlines, the Airbus A340 or Boeing 767 from Abu Dhabi by Etihad Airways.

Cochin International Airport has direct non-stop international flights to Abu Dhabi, Colombo, Dammam, Doha, Dubai, Kuwait, Muscat, Riyadh, Sharjah, and Singapore. It is also linked with Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Mumbai, Goa, Agatti, Thiruvanathapuram, Hyderabad and Bangalore by domestic flights.

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Location

Cochin International Airport Limited
Kochi Airport P.O., Nedumbassery
Kerala, KL 683111
India

Contact Info
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+91 484 2610115
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