The special significance of the international airport at Kochi is that it is the first airport of its kind in the entire country of India that does not come under the purview of the government of the country.
The international airport of Kochi has been a joint venture. It has been established with the active participation of people coming from various walks of life. They include the state government of Kerala, non-residential Indians and various organizations associated with finance. Some frequent visitors of Kochi and people who offer services to the air travelers at the airport have also helped in setting up this airport of Kochi.
The importance of the international airport in Kochi lies in the fact that it has made the city of Kochi easily accessible to the rest of the subcontinent of India. The comfortable and convenient connectivity of the city with the rest of the country has special importance in the industrial sector of Kochi. The wide ranges of industries that thrive in this city have been boosted up by the establishment of the airport.
|Airport Name||Cochin International Airport|
|Address||Airport Director, Airports Authority of India, Khajuraho Airport, Chhatarpur District, Khajuraho Madhya Pradesh-471606|
|Distance from the city||3 Kms South of khajuraho Town; 4 Kms from Khajuraho Railway Station|
|Airlines Operating at Airport :|
|Passenger||Air Arabia, Air India, Air India Express, Air India Regional, AirAsia, AirAsia India, Emirates, Etihad Airways, Flydubai, GoAir, Gulf Air, IndiGo, Jet Airways, Kuwait Airways, Malindo Air, Qatar Airways, Saudia, SilkAir, SpiceJet, SriLankan Airlines, Tigerair|
|Cargo/Charters||Blue Dart Aviation, Emirates SkyCargo, Etihad Crystal Cargo, Qatar Airways Cargo, Saudia Cargo|
|Type of Transport||Availability|
|Inter terminal bus service||-|
|Metro rail system||-|
|City bus service||Available|
|General taxi service||Available|
|Pre-paid taxi service||Available|
|Car rental service||Available|
|Inter state bus service||Available|
|Inter state taxi / car service||-|
Last Updated on : 30/08/2013