Air Arabia Abu Dhabi takes to the skies with inaugural flight to Egypt.
Air Arabia Abu Dhabi marked the inauguration of its operations with its first flight to Alexandria in Egypt. A second Air Arabia Abu Dhabi flight will operate from the UAE’s capital to Sohag on 15th July.
The launch ceremony was attended by senior leadership teams of Air Arabia,Etihad Aviation Group, Abu Dhabi Airports Company, Department of Transport in Abu Dhabi among other guests.
Air Arabia Abu Dhabi has started its operations with two Airbus A320 aircraft based at Abu Dhabi International Airport, offering the same value-for-money product and services provided by Sharjah-based Air Arabia.
Air Arabia Abu Dhabi was formed following an agreement by Etihad Airways and Air Arabia to establish an independent joint venture company that will operate as a low-cost passenger airline with Abu Dhabi International Airport as its hub. The capital’s first low-cost carrier follows the business model of Air Arabia and complements the services of Etihad Airways from Abu Dhabi thereby catering to the growing low-cost travel market segment in the region.