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Cochin Airport kicks off Christmas festival promotion for Chivas

The Cochin International Airport Limited has statrted off with a month long promotion campaign for the luxury scotch whiskey brand Chivas Regal at the Nedumbassey International Airport. For all you, Chivas fans out there, the campaign offers Chivas Regal 12year old, 18year old and 25year old whiskeys  to the customers. And thats not it. Along […]

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CIAL to get waterways to city soon

If everything goes right, Cochin International Airport will be the first airport in India which is going to have a water way connectivity to a major seaport. The state water resource minister Mr. P.J. Joseph, said while speaking on a function at CIAL said that the project will be commenced in the 100 day action […]

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MRO of CIAL to be operational soon

The first phase of airframe and components MRO( maintenance,repair and overhaul) which is developed by Cochin International Airport Limited(CIAL) is reaching the final make ups and is expected to be operational in this year itself. As per the current scheduling the 100 crore project is expected to be completed within a couple of weeks . […]

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Fujairah to start Passenger and Cargo Charter Flights from Cochin

Fujairah International Airport (FIA) and Cochin International Airport Limited (CIAL) on Wednesday signed an expression of interest agreement that will help start a new passenger flight and cargo charter flights. Fujairah International Airport (FIA) will soon sign a contract with a management company for its new fixed based operations (FBO) building, airport officials said. The agreement […]

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A Memory Called Cochin

After a long gap of more than 5 years, I happened to be at Cochin for a week, during my last month of training at Cochin. Meeting up with my relatives was relatively a tough task, because most of the residential areas had changed beyond recognition. Well, that’s bound to happen when some cities keep […]

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Bio-Diversity park in CIAL from next January 2011

`Suvarnodhyanam’ a new proposed bio- diversity park is set to get a facelift within the 10 acres of forest land on the western periphery of the Cochin International Airport Limited(CIAL) in Nedumbassery from 2011 January.This was stated by the Forest Minister of Kerala Binoy Viswom. According to him, the area there can be was  developed […]

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Wide or not? – A debate on the width of Highways

TEN India, a group of techie volunteers in Kerala have come out with a campaign that aims to solicit public opinion on the recent “width of highways” debate. The campaign aptly called – ‘Wide or not‘ allows the people to have their say, whether the highways of Kerala to be made with widths of 45 […]

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Navy enclave at Cochin Airport (CIAL)

Navy has decided to set up an air enclave at Cochin International Airport Limited(CIAL). It is to be set up on 11 acres of land for which the land besides airport’s cargo complex has been acquired. “Fencing work has begun and funds have been allocated by the MoD [Ministry of Defence] for the project. However, […]