Air Arabia to fly to New Delhi

DUBAI — Low-cost airline Air Arabia will start flying to New Delhi from March 31.


Published: Wed 5 Mar 2008, 8:53 AM

Last updated: Sun 5 Apr 2015, 6:37 PM

"Following the introduction of service to Kozhikode (in Kerala) last month, we are delighted to further expand our destination network to India," the airline's head of commercial department A.K. Nizar said here yesterday.

The airline will initially operate four flights a week between the Indian capital and its hub in Sharjah.

It will operate daily flights from May onwards.

"New Delhi is one of the most vital financial centres in the wider south Asia region," Nizar said.

There are around 1.4 million expatriate Indians in the UAE and 5.5 million overall across the Gulf. New Delhi will be the 11th destination in India Air Arabia will be flying to.

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