Sudan Airways’ new thrice-weekly service to Abu Dhabi arrives to be greeted with a traditional water arch salute. Flights from Khartoum will compete directly against Etihad Airways’ daily service.
- Sudan Airways commenced operation on the 7 July from Khartoum (KRT) to Abu Dhabi (AUH). Flights on the 2,503-kilometre sector will operate thrice-weekly using a mixture of the carrier’s Airbus fleet. The service will face direct competition from Etihad Airways, which operates a daily flight on the city pair.