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First flight from Gulf which landed at Kochi was piloted by Mangalorean

Mangalore Today News Network

Mangaluru, May 08, 2020:  The first Air India Express IX 344 flight  carrying  177 Indian nationals  stranded in  Gulf due to Covid-19 crisis, which  arrived at the Kochi International Airport on Thursday night was piloted by Mangalorean Capt Michael Saldanha.


He hails from Valencia and is the son of Placid and Freida Saldanha.