Air Arabia launches its first flights to Egypt
Air Arabia launches its first flights to Egypt

«« Air Arabia Abu Dhabi », the first low-cost economical airline based in Abu Dhabi, celebrated today the launching of its operational operations by operating its first flight to Alexandria in Egypt, and the second flight will depart from the UAE capital to Sohag on 15 July.

«« Air Arabia Abu Dhabi », the first low-cost economical airline based in Abu Dhabi, celebrated today the launching of its operational operations by operating its first flight to Alexandria in Egypt, and the second flight will depart from the UAE capital to Sohag on 15 July.


The inauguration ceremony was held in the presence of officials from the senior management teams of the Etihad Airways group, Abu Dhabi Airports and Air Arabia, and the integrated transportation center in Abu Dhabi, along with a number of guests.


In this context, Tony Douglas, CEO of Etihad Aviation Group, said: “We are proud to launch the operational operations of Air Arabia Abu Dhabi today with the launch of its first flight to Alexandria. This joint venture between Etihad Airways and Air Arabia provides a new and distinct option for air travel for citizens and residents in the vibrant Emirati capital. We look forward to extending the code’s participation to provide more destinations and flights within the global network of Etihad Airways to add it to the growing list of destinations that will be provided by Air Arabia Abu Dhabi.


For his part, Sharif Hashem Al Hashemi, Chief Executive Officer of Abu Dhabi Airports, said: “We are delighted to see the opening flight of Air Arabia Abu Dhabi and the start of operations for the first low-cost budget airline in the UAE capital. Abu Dhabi International Airport provides, through innovative health and safety technology, the infrastructure necessary for the emirate's aviation and tourism industry, including the growing economic aviation sector.


For his part, Adel Al Ali, CEO of Air Arabia Group, said: “We are delighted to conduct the first flights of Air Arabia Abu Dhabi, and we extend our sincere thanks and appreciation to all of our partners who contributed to achieving this distinguished achievement today. We look forward to expanding the network of Air Arabia Abu Dhabi destinations when more airports around the world return to their usual activities, as our customers can take advantage of a new option that provides added value for travel to and from the capital. ”