Dubai-based international airlines, Emirates announced its six-weekly, non-stop services to Kozhikode (Calicut) from July,1, 2008.
Kozhikode will be the third city in Kerala and 10th in India with non-stop Emirates flights from Dubai. Other cities previously served in kerala by Emirates are
The other cities in India it flies to include
Emirates will initially operate its Boeing 777-200 and Airbus A330-200 aircraft on the Dubai-Kozhikode route, offering over 4,000 business and economy class seats. The airline currently operates 99 weekly flights from Dubai to 9 cities in India.