The Calicut airport, one of the most beautifully designed airports in India, is at Karippur in Malappuram District and it is 26 Kms. away from Malappuram and 28 Kms. away from Kozhikode. It has a runway of 6000 x I 50 feet with night landing facilities. A huge project of extending the runway by 3000 feet, to facilitate landing of airbuses, under completion. Regular flights to Bombay, Bangalore, Madura, Coimbatore, Madras and gulf countries are operated. For More information Click airindia.com.
Calicut air port in Malappuram district has been recognised as the embarcation point for Haj pilgrims from 2002 onwards.
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