Air Arabia ‘Egypt’, Egypt’s first international low-cost carrier, announced on May 22nd that it has received its Air Operators Certificate (AOC) from the Egyptian Civil Aviation Authority, clearing the way for the imminent launch of Air Arabia ‘Egypt’, the carrier’s Alexandria-based joint venture company.
Sharjah-based Air Arabia has launched non-stop flights to the Greek city of Athens. The launch of this new destination is part of Air Arabia’s strategy to expand its operations to Europe.
Air Arabia, is to launch flights to the Indian city of Goa beginning April 16, 2009. Roundtrip flights will operate three times per week between Dabolim International Airport in Goa and Air Arabia’s hub in Sharjah.
Air Arabia, is to launch flights to the Greek city of Athens. Roundtrip flights will operate three times per week between Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport in the capital of Greece, and Air Arabia’s hub in Sharjah.
Systems Associates (ISA), a joint venture of Air Arabia and John Keells Holdings, are developing a new reservation system ‘AccelAero’ for low cost airlines that provides multi-selling channels through the Internet, travel agencies and call centres.