Air India Introduces Daily Kochi-Dubai Flights

Daily flights from Kochi to Dubai have been a long pending demand of Keralites living in the UAE. Air India has at last given in to the demand; the national carrier announced that it would start its daily flight services in the route from January 11.

“Air India will be operating Dubai-Kochi-Dubai sector with brand new A320 aircraft with cap of 180 seats,” said Melwin D’Silva, Regional Manager Gulf, Middle East and Africa of Air India.

Flight AI-934 will depart from Dubai at 1330 hours and arrive in Kochi at 1910 hours local time. On the return leg, Flight AI- 933 will depart from Kochi at 0935 hours and arrive in Dubai at 1235 hours local time.

Air India is offering an introductory promotional fare of AED 330 one way and AED 785 return with 30 kg, free baggage allowance.

The Sharjah-Kochi-Sharjah flight will, however, be withdrawn from January 11.

Air India and Air India Express operates more than 300 flights per week between India and Gulf countries, 74 of which to the Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah airports.