Fly Dubai flight carrying expats lands in Kannur
Mattannur: Foreign airlines Fly Dubai operated service to Kannur on Saturday. 387 expats from Dubai landed in Kannur on two charted flights.
Fly Dubai is the fourth foreign airlines which operated repatriation flights for expats.
Kuwait Airways, Jazeera Airways and Salam Air were the other foreign airlines which operated services to Kannur.
Fly Dubai’s first flight landed in Kannur at 4.45 pm on Saturday. This flight carried 194 expats including 5 children.
Kannur airport authority welcomed the flight with celebratory water salute by using fire engine. 193 expats including four children reached Kannur in the second flight of Fly Dubai at 7.15 pm on Saturday.
More foreign flights will operate service to Kannur after obtaining permission from DGCA.
Go Air flight from Abu Dhabi and Air India Express from Doha also landed in Kannur on Saturday.