Kannur International Airport will be inaugurated on December 9th. On Thursday, D.G.C.A has issued the license of the Aerodrome. Chief Minister’s office released the information regarding this.
The new international airport is built within 2300 acres of land in Mattanur and has the runway of 3050 metres and it will be extended to 4000 mts. The airport has well facilitated international cargo complex, which is built in 1.05 lakh sq.mtrs. The airport’s apron has parking bay and can accommodate 20 Boeing-737s and several smaller aircraft at a time.
As per the reports, President may be the Chief guest but the authorities has not yet confirmed about it. The commercial functions of the airport will start after few days of inauguration.