Union minister Jayant Sinha Thursday said that flight services could begin to Kannur in Kerala from Hindon in the national capital region. A new civil enclave is being developed at Hindon for commercial flights under the regional connectivity scheme.
Sinha told the Lok Sabha that as soon as Hindon is ready, there would be flight services to Kannur. Under UDAN (Ude Desh ka Aam Nagrik), there have been many bids for Kannur airport to operate services from there to many airports around the country including Hindon, which is near Delhi, the Minister of State for Civil Aviation said.
His response came to a query on whether Air India would start flights from the national capital to Kannur. Read More