India's GoAir announces launch of flights to Kuwait

IIK Staff Reporter
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

India's Budget carrier GoAir Tuesday announced the launch of its flight services to Kuwait from India's Kannur International Airport starting from September 19th. "Kuwait is our 7th international destination. The inaugural flight will take-off from Kannur international Airport at 7:00 am (local time) and will reach Kuwait at 9:30 am (local time).", Mr Arjun Das gupta, Vice President GoAir international operations said here in Kuwait.

With an exciting inaugural offer of Kuwait-Kannur one way ticket at the price of 28 KD and return ticket for a price of 56 KD, GoAir will be operating daily flights G8 62 from Kuwait to Kannur and G8 61 from Kannur to Kuwait starting 19th September 2019. As part of the package, GoAir offers 30 kg checked-in baggage for passengers in Kuwait Kannur sector.

Go Air also announced the appointment of Resource management International (RMI) as its General Sales Agent (GSA) in Kuwait RMI is part of Kuwait's Al-Waseet Travel Tourism Services (WTTS). WTTS is ranked as one of the top Travel management Company in Kuwait and it is now have offices in Kuwait, Dubai and Abu Dhabi. WTSS Managing Director Mr Saleem Murad also present during the press briefing. "We are delighted to associate with GoAir and we are glad to be part of GoAir's operation in Kuwait" Mr Saleem Murad said.

As per the current schedule, GoAir flight G8 61 will leave Kannur at 7:00 am and will reach Kuwait at 9:30 am. The return flight G8 62 will leave Kuwait at 10:30 am and will reach Kannur at 6:00 pm. GoAir is operating domestic services to Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore and Cochin from Kannur airport. Kuwait is its 4th destination in Middle East. GoAir is already operating to Abu Dhabi, Muscat and Dubai from Kannur Airport.

"We are also offering GoHolidays holiday packages for local residents in Kuwait", Mr Arjun Dasgupta said. Kannur airport is very close to several tourist destinations such as Bekal, Wayanadu and Coorg in Karnataka. "We offer all include packages for leisure travellers from Kuwait where they can enjoy the close tourist destinations in and around Kannur", he added.

GoAir Corporate Communication VP Bakul Gala, MENA Senior General Manager Jaleel Khaled were also present during the launch announcement in Kuwait.

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Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Will you be just another kind of Air-India? They permit you to carry 40Kgs to India but return flight is always lesser, why? Best wishes

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Please Consider Goa Sector Also. Kunnur - Goa - Kuwait and Kuwait - Goa - Kunnur will be benefited by Goa Passenger also.

Jitendra Jain
Sunday, September 15, 2019
Please start from Ahmedabad flight of GoAir.

Sunday, September 15, 2019
mangalore will be closed soon. arrogant behavior of staff particularity against one community.

Saturday, September 14, 2019
Why, nobody to request for Cochin? Majority of Indians are from Kerala, and that too from central kerala region.

Dear GoAir, please consider extending your wings on COK-KWI sector too.

William DSouza
Friday, September 13, 2019

Zahir ahmad
Thursday, September 12, 2019
Please start service kuwait to lucknow

Thursday, September 12, 2019
Request Kerala govt. To start bus and tourist vehicles service to Mangalore and Udupi. The distance between Mangalore to Kannur is less than 150 km. Traveller from Mamgalore and Udupi will prefer to fly via kannur instead of going to.Bangalore.or.Mumbai.

Thursday, September 12, 2019
Mumbai Direct fight, please.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Please start service to Hyderabad. Lot of Telengana and Andhra people are here.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Please start service from Madurai to Kuwait or Tiruchirapalli to Kuwait.
You will get tremendous response from passengers.In this sector only one service by Srilankan Airlines through Colombo transit with huge fare,because no competitor.Your service to these destinations will be very useful for lot of passengers traveling in this sector.

hariom sharma
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Please start Chandigarh to Bangkok Dubai Singapore Abu Dhabi Bahrain Kuwait pulket

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Dear GoAir,
Please extend your services to Renigunta Airport (AP) you will get un expected passengers we are here more than one lakh people in kuwait you can make survey that how many passengers are traveling to (AP) think about it...

Reddy C G
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Dear GoAir, Please extend up to Renigunta Airport (AP) you will get more passengers we are here around one lakh people in kuwait , kindly do the needful ASAP.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
We request you to extend your service to Calicut airport also.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Dear GoAir
we request you to extend your services to Calicut airport also,

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Government or private companies should start bus services from kannur airport to Mangalore udupi manipal.. as there are very few international flights for Mangalore airport and we get to spend lot for booking ticket for them as they don''t have compititors. Tickets also too high. please consider this issue and start bus services to the cities at least one bus per 2 hours. You will definitely get passengers.

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