Kannur International Airport Ltd is an Unlisted Public Company promoted by Government of Kerala, to build and operate the airport on international standards, primarily to cater to the travelling needs of the large NRI population in the region who travel frequently to various international destinations, the flourishing business community and tourists. The area is of immense tourist potential and attracts both domestic and international tourists.
This is the second greenfield airport in Kerala, built on Public Private Partnership model in an area of about 2,300 acres. Land has been acquired by the State Government through KINFRA, the Nodal Agency, and is being transferred to the Company in a phased manner. Construction of the airport has been completed.
Orientation of the runway is 07(07/25), and the runway length is 3050 metres. This will be extended to 4000 metres in the near future. Passenger Terminal Building, measures over 97,000 square metres.
Kannur International Airport was commissioned on 9 December 2018, and it is the 4th international airport in Kerala, The airport achieved the milestone of 1.5 million passengers, within 9 months’ operation itself. The only State in the country to have 4 international airports.
We strive to become a globally respected, growth focused institution with diversified interests in aviation, infrastructure and allied industries. We will be known for providing superior quality services to all our customers. Through our motivated and empowered employees; strong leadership; and transparent processes, we will continue to propel socio economic growth and work with societies to improve their living standards”
“To become a 3000 crore company by 2023 - with 20% Aero revenue; 30% non Aero revenue and 50% non aviation revenue ”