Articles Tagged ‘RKT’

UAE’s top three airports transport nearly half a billion passengers since 2011; Dubai targets 83 million; flydubai fastest growing home carrier

UAE’s top three airports transport nearly half a billion passengers since 2011; Dubai targets 83 million; flydubai fastest growing home carrier

The UAE is served by nine commercial airports with its leading one, Dubai, being the world’s largest international airport. The country is home to two MEB3 carriers, and last year Dubai and Abu Dhabi welcomed over 100 million passengers combined. anna.aero investigates how passenger traffic has developed, and to see how the most popular country […]

Air India Express arrives in Ras Al Khaimah

Air India Express arrives in Ras Al Khaimah

Air India Express starts operations between Kozhikode and Ras Al Khaimah.

Qatar Airways reaches Ras Al Khaimah

Qatar Airways reaches Ras Al Khaimah

Qatar Airways makes Ras Al Khaimah its fifth destination in UAE from its Doha hub.


Cologne Bonn and Brussels both celebrate Route of the Week Awards

Cologne Bonn and Brussels both celebrate Route of the Week Awards

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Doncaster Sheffield welcomes Flybe’s two aircraft base for S16, LOT Polish Airlines announces a six times weekly service to Košice next summer, and Caspian Airlines starts flights to Muscat. Plus other news from Stuttgart, Hannover, Berlin Tegel, Turin and Rome Fiumicino airports.

Air Arabia connects Chittagong with Ras Al Khaimah base

Air Arabia connects Chittagong with Ras Al Khaimah base

Air Arabia makes its second destination in Bangladesh, after Dhaka, Chittagong, from its Ras Al Khaimah base.

Emirates and Etihad Airways help push UAE airports towards the 100-million mark

Emirates and Etihad Airways help push UAE airports towards the 100-million mark

If Dubai didn’t have to do some major runway maintenance work this summer, UAE airports might have handled over 100 million passengers this year, after growing by 14% last year to over 91 million. We reveal which are the fastest-growing major country markets from the UAE and which new services have been started by the […]


Air Arabia establishes new base at Ras Al Khaimah

Air Arabia establishes new base at Ras Al Khaimah

Air Arabia seizes the opportunity at Ras Al Khaimah, launching seven routes following the demise of RAK Airways.

Air Arabia launches Ras Al Khaimah base with two aircraft and seven routes

Air Arabia launches Ras Al Khaimah base with two aircraft and seven routes

Air Arabia has opened its second base in the UAE less than 60 kilometres from its main base at Sharjah. We examine the airline’s planned operational schedule, and investigate how much competition the new routes from Ras Al Khaimah will face from nearby Sharjah and Dubai.

RAK Airways links Ras Al Khaimah with Riyadh

RAK Airways links Ras Al Khaimah with Riyadh

RAK Airways starts second service to Saudi Arabia. Offers thrice-weekly flights to Riyadh from Ras Al Khaimah using A319s.


RAK Airways commences Ras al Khaimah to Amman service

RAK Airways commences Ras al Khaimah to Amman service

RAK Airways introduces service between Ras al Khaimah Airport in the UAE and Queen Alia International Airport in Amman, Jordan

Ras Al Khaimah Airport – hungry for business; expects to break 500,000 annual passengers in 2013

Ras Al Khaimah Airport – hungry for business; expects to break 500,000 annual passengers in 2013

“If airlines are looking for point-to-point access to the UAE, we are the best option by far,” says Ras Al Khaimah International Airport Commercial and Finance Director Mohammed Qazi. anna.aero takes a look at the UAE’s fourth busiest airport.

RAK Airways launches Ras Al Khaimah flights to Islamabad

RAK Airways launches Ras Al Khaimah flights to Islamabad

RAK Airways connects Ras Al Khaimah Airport and Islamabad Airport with twice-weekly flights.