UAE flights: Air Arabia to launch new low-cost airline in Sudan

  • Date: 22-Sep-2022
  • Source: Khaleej Times
  • Sector: Tourism
  • Country: UAE
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UAE flights: Air Arabia to launch new low-cost airline in Sudan

Travellers can save by paying for only services they want on Air Arabia Sudan flights

By Web Desk Published: Thu 22 Sep 2022, 10:37 PM Last updated: Thu 22 Sep 2022, 10:40 PM

Sharjah-based low-cost carrier operator Air Arabia and Sudan’s DAL Group on Thursday announced the launch of new low-cost airline to be based in Khartoum International Airport.

Air Arabia Sudan will be a joint-venture company and the ticket pricing model will be best-in-class and accessible to all income-groups. Travellers will be able to save by paying for only the services they want, Air Arabia said in a statement.

“We are confident that Air Arabia Sudan will add significant value to the air transport sector of Sudan and directly contribute to the growth of the local economy and the development of the travel and tourism sector. We look forward to working hand in hand to develop the new airline, which will serve as a new value-for-money air travel option for the country,” remarked Sheikh Abdullah Bin Mohamed Al Thani, Chairman of Air Arabia.

Based in Khartoum, the new company will adopt the low-cost business model operated by Air Arabia Group across its existing network. Work on securing the relevant approvals and licenses is scheduled