By Andy Sambidge
UAE low cost carrier says services to Lebanese capital to start on July 1.
Low cost carrier Air Arabia has announced that it will launch services to Beirut, Lebanon, from its third hub in Alexandria, Egypt starting July 1.
Roundtrip flights to Air Arabia fourth destination from its Egyptian hub will operate four times per week between Burj Al Arab International Airport, Alexandria and Beirut-Rafic Hariri International Airport, Lebanon, the Sharjah-based airline said in a statement.
“We are pleased to announce the launch of our fourth destination from our most recent hub in Alexandria,” said Adel Ali, group CEO, Air Arabia.
“This year, Air Arabia will continue to expand its reach across the Middle East and North Africa through all three hubs, offering its customers unparalleled low-cost travel solutions.”
Air Arabia operates more than 64 routes from three hubs in Sharjah, Casablanca and Alexandria.
The airline recently announced plans of launching its fourth hub in Amman, and currently offers its services to Khartoum, Kuwait, Beirut and Amman from Alexandria.