Kozhikode: After an interval of 4 years, officials and passengers welcomed the big aircraft which arrived at Karipur airport with 211 passengers. Jeddah-Kozhikode of Saudi Airlines landed at the renovated runway. The airport officials gave a water salute to the flight and MPs arranged special welcome for the passengers.
With this, the Malabaris are delighted for regaining the legacy of Karipur Airport. Though Air India hasn’t started service, it will commence soon. MK Raghavan MP among others had conducted discussions with Air India officials regarding this.