Lucknow: The Haj Committee of India on Friday released the complete Haj flight schedule 2017 of all outbound and inbound flights from Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport also known as Lucknow International Airport on its website.
According to the schedule uploaded on Uttar Pradesh State Haj Committee website, pilgrims from districts other than Eastern and Western region of Uttar Pradesh will start embarking from Lucknow International Airport to perform Haj 2017 from July 24, 2017 onwards.
The first flight SV-5237 carrying 300 Haj pilgrims Lucknow International Airport will depart at 12:00 pm from Delhi and arrive at Madinah Special Haj Terminus at 15:05 pm on the same day.
The next flight Lucknow International Airport will be on July 25 when two flights - SV-5335 and SV-5337 will depart for Madinah at 07:00 am and 22:00 pm respectively.
A total of 42 flights will run from Lucknow Haj embarkation points. The last flight will be SV-5139. It will depart from Lucknow at 03:00 am on August 08, 2017 and arrive at Madinah International airport at 06:05 am on the same day..
All 42 flights from Lucknow embarkation point will carry 300 haj pilgrims.
Haj pilgrims from Uttar Pradesh will go to haj from three embarkation points. Besides Lucknow, the other embarkation points for haj pilgrims are Delhi and Varanasi international airports.
While pilgrims from Western Uttar Pradesh will embark for haj from Delhi and those from Eastern Uttar Pradesh will go for haj from Varanasi airport, pilgrims from Central Uttar Pradesh and the remaining areas will embark on their holy pilgrimage from Lucknow International Airport.
The Haj pilgrims can check the entire schedule on Uttar Pradesh Haj Committee website by clicking here.
Haj pilgrims can also check their flight status by entering their cover number on Haj Committee of India website.
The Haj Committee of India (hajcommittee.gov.in) will also inform individually all pilgrims who are going for haj in 2017 through e-mail and SMS.
Meanwhile, the Hajj Committee of India has also uploaded on its website details of “standard baggage” allowed for the haj pilgrims.
According to the details released by the Haj Committee, allowed check-in bag include 02 suitcases of 22 kg each while permissible hand bag is one weighing maximum of 10 kg.