50 most admired companies
Tue 27 Feb 2018 12:46 PM
Air Arabia

Headquarters Sharjah

Year established 2003

Sector Aviation

One of the region’s first and largest low-cost carriers now flies to over 130 destinations across the Middle East, North Africa, Asia and Europe, having added 21 new routes to its global network in 2017 from its five operating hubs in the UAE, Morocco, Egypt and Jordan. It also added four aircraft. The airline announced a 30 percent increase in its net profit for 2017 to $180m, with 8.5 million passengers having flown with the airline.