Airlift is an upcoming Indian film directed by Raja Krishna Menon, and starring Akshay Kumar and Nimrat Kaur in lead roles. The film is scheduled for release on 22 January 2016. The film is based on biggest evacuation of Indians based in Kuwait during the Iraq-Kuwait war
Trailer of Airlift
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Cast of Airlift
|Akshay Kumar||Ranjit Katyal|
|Nimrat Kaur||Amrita Katyal|
|Inaamulhaq||Major Khalaf Bin Zayd|
|Purab Kohli||Ibrahim Durrani|
Filming and development of Airlift
In February 2015, principal photography of the Aitrlif was started. The first schedule of the film was reportedly shot in Ras al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates in early March 2015. The sets were re-created to depict Kuwait during 1990. The second schedule of the film was shot in Rajasthan, India. Kumar and Kohli reportedly learnt Arabic language for their roles.
Release Date of Airlift:
Airlift will be released on 20th of January 2016.