Abu Dhabi flag-carrier Etihad Airways and partner Air Arabia have no plans to delay the launch of a new low-cost carrier it has been confirmed. Air Arabia chief executive, Adel Ali, said in November that the airline would be operational in the second quarter of 2020.
Etihad and Air Arabia will establish an independent joint venture company that will operate as a low-cost passenger airline with its hub in Abu Dhabi International Airport.
The non-stop six-hour flight to Vienna from Sharjah, will operate four times a week, on Sundays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, and will be expanded to daily flight service as of mid-December.
Air Arabia has strengthened connectivity with Egypt with the launch of non-stop services to Cairo. The new service from the carrier’s primary hub in Sharjah marks Air Arabia’s fifth destination in Egypt and 90th worldwide.
As part of its drive to further improve passenger convenience and online experience, Air Arabia, the first and largest low-cost carrier in the Middle East and North Africa, today unveiled its new website. Equipped with a number of features intended to make flying with Air Arabia even more pleasant experience, the new website provides quick and easy guide allowing passengers to plan and book at the convenience of their fingertips.
Air Arabia (PJSC), the Middle East and North Africa’s first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC), announced today its financial results for the period ending June 30, 2013, highlighting the fundamental strength of Air Arabia ‘s business model and demonstrating sustainable profitability during the first half of this year.
Air Arabia, the first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC) in the Middle East and North Africa, has added its second destination in Sri Lanka with the launch of non-stop flights to Mattala.
Air Arabia Group has reported a net profit of AED226 million for the three months ending September 30th. The figure represents an increase of 126 per cent on the same period of last year, reflecting a strong financial position at the airline.
Breaking Travel News sits down with Air Arabia group chief executive Adel Ali as the low cost Middle Eastern carrier, which has reported a huge surge in passengers in recent months, looks to expand its fleet and global reach.
OAG, the market leader in airline schedule data, is celebrating the signing of leading low-cost carrier Air Arabia as the latest airline in the Middle East to adopt schedule analysis tools from OAG and the region’s first customer for the new, state-of-the-art ‘OAG Analyser’ system.