According to the latest media updates, the fourth airport of Kerala ,Kannur International Airport construction work would commence on November 1.Kannur International Airport Limited (KIAL) Company has already been registered.The proposed Rs.1,000 crore airport would be build under a private-public initiative.
Kerala already has three international airports at Kochi, Kozhikode and Thiruvananthapuram. The airport would be ready for use in three years and will be a great help for almost 1.5 million people who works abroad from Kannur and Kasaragod region.
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According to media reports 916 acres of land had been acquired so far for the airport and the rest 368 acres required for the first phase of the airport would be acquired before July 15.