Kochi: CIAL has decided to open the check-in counters 3 hours prior to departure of domestic flights. This is to ensure that the passengers have a hassle-free movement in the terminal. Early the passengers were required to report 2 hours prior to departure to complete the check-in, security check and boarding procedures. Due to the recent terrorist attacks in other places, the security procedures have been intensified. Long queues of passengers waiting to complete the security procedures. As a result, some passengers have even missed their flights.
So, CIAL has requested the passengers to make use of the facility to have a smooth movement through the procedures. CIAL has intimated the Airline companies to open their counters 3 hours prior to departure from 25th, June 2019.