Articles Tagged ‘SHJ’

Air Arabia launches daily flights to Sialkot in Pakistan from its Sharjah base

Air Arabia launches daily flights to Sialkot in Pakistan from its Sharjah base

Air Arabia commences services from Sharjah to Sialkot in Pakistan’s north-eastern Punjab, in competition with Shaheen Air and Pakistan International Airways.

Riyadh: International traffic more than doubles in a decade; new services from Shaheen Air and SpiceJet

Riyadh: International traffic more than doubles in a decade; new services from Shaheen Air and SpiceJet

Two new airlines – Shaheen Air and SpiceJet – were already welcomed to Riyadh Airport in 2013, adding four new routes to the airport’s offering. But with international traffic more than doubling up in size since 2002, the airport is now entering yet another decade of growth. New destinations for 2013 include Rome with Alitalia.

Air Arabia launches new route from Sharjah to Pristina; adds third destination in Iraq

Air Arabia launches new route from Sharjah to Pristina; adds third destination in Iraq

Air Arabia starts flying from its Sharjah base to Pristina in Kosovo, and to Basra in Iraq.


Air Arabia launches new routes to Russia and Kazakhstan

Air Arabia launches new routes to Russia and Kazakhstan

Air Arabia now flies from Sharjah in the UAE to Rostov and Kazan in Russia and Astana in Kazakhstan.

Orenair launches Sharjah route from Novosibirsk Tolmachevo Airport

Orenair launches Sharjah route from Novosibirsk Tolmachevo Airport

Orenair now flies from Novosibirsk Tolmachevo Airport in Siberia, Russia to Sharjah Airport near Dubai in the UAE.

Jet Airways launches three new Middle Eastern routes from Kochi and Mumbai

Jet Airways launches three new Middle Eastern routes from Kochi and Mumbai

Jet Airways now flies from Bombay in India to Sharjah in the UAE, and from Cochin to Bahrain and Kuwait City


Air Arabia launches Odessa and Erbil routes from Sharjah

Air Arabia launches Odessa and Erbil routes from Sharjah

Air Arabia now flies to Odessa in Ukraine and Erbil in Iraq from Sharjah, near Dubai in United Arab Emirates.

Air Arabia launches two new Russian routes

Air Arabia launches two new Russian routes

Air Arabia now flies from Sharjah in the UAE to Ufa and Kazan in Russia.

UAE passes 70 million passengers; Emirates, Etihad and Air Arabia networks continue to grow

UAE passes 70 million passengers; Emirates, Etihad and Air Arabia networks continue to grow

Traffic at the UAE’s three biggest airports has almost quadrupled in just 10 years. Which airport grew fastest in 2011 and how dominant are the main carriers at these airports? Which new routes have been launched in the last 12 months and which country market has seen growth of over 30%?


Air Arabia makes Taif in Saudi Arabia its 53rd route from Sharjah

Air Arabia makes Taif in Saudi Arabia its 53rd route from Sharjah

Air Arabia makes Taif its seventh destination in Saudi Arabia with introduction of three weekly flights.

UAE celebrates 40th anniversary; nation's airports handle almost 70 million passengers in 2011

UAE celebrates 40th anniversary; nation’s airports handle almost 70 million passengers in 2011

Last week the United Arab Emirates had reason to celebrate, but how many passengers are its main airports handling, and by how much did traffic grow in 2010? How quickly is traffic growing in 2011, and which are the leading country markets for the nation’s airports as a whole? How dominant are Emirates, Etihad and […]

Air Arabia makes Yanbu sixth Saudi destination

Air Arabia makes Yanbu sixth Saudi destination

Yanbu in Saudi Arabia becomes Air Arabia’s 51st destination from Sharjah. Becomes second LCC after flydubai to serve Red Sea port.