Kolkata formerly Calcutta is the capital of the Indian state of West Bengal. The commercial capital of East India, located on the east bank of the Hooghly River the city has marvelous architecture, history with huge prospects of development. Long been known for its literary, artistic and revolutionary heritage, the City Of Joy remains on the list of enthusiastic travelers seeking flights to Kolkata from all parts of the world.
Flights in Kolkata (CCU)
Kolkata airport is an international airport serving the Kolkata metropolitan area but over 75% of its passengers are domestic travelers. The airport is operated by the Indian government's Airports Authority of India. The airport was previously called as Dum Dum Airport before being renamed after Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, a well-known Indian. Airlines like Air India, Jet Airways, Indigo, JetLite and Spice Jet etc are some of the common ones which offer regular domestic services. Lufthansa, Emirates, Malaysian Airlines, Qatar Airways etc are major international airline carriers.