flynas Carried 3 Million Passengers During the First Half of 2018

Riyadh, July 08,2018: flynas, the national Saudi carrier and leading low-cost airline in the Middle East, revealed that it has carried three million passengers to all its domestic and international destinations during the first six months of this year.

Statistics released by flynas, the winner of Middle East’s Leading Low-Cost Airline award, showed that the largest proportion of passengers were from domestic flights which amounted to 19,364 flights, followed by 10,142 international flights, bringing the total number of flights to 29,506 between January till the end of June.

In this regard, Mr. Bandar Al-Muhanna, Chief Executive Officer of flynas, said that the number of passengers indicates the confidence in flynas’ keenness to provide premium comfort to our passengers. He added, “the new economy-class fares (Light, Plus and Premium), which were launched in early April, has attracted more passengers by providing them with an array of travel options to meet their demands and travel needs”.

Al-Muhanna stressed that flynas is working continuously to develop its fleet in order to enable it to carry more passengers and open up new job opportunities for national talents, in line with flynas’ strategy which aims to effectively contribute to realizing the objectives of the Kingdom Vision 2030.

In the last few months, flynas has launched direct flights to Baku in Azerbaijan, Tbilisi in Georgia, Vienna in Austria and Greece, as part of its strategic expansion plan for 2018 that aims to reach as many destinations as possible.

About flynas:

Established in 2007, flynas is the national Saudi Carrier and the leading low cost airline in the Middle East with a fleet of 30 Airbus A320 Aircraft, operating over 1,100 flights weekly to 17 domestic destinations and 53 international destinations. Since its launch, flynas has successfully carried more than 38 million passengers from its bases of Riyadh, Jeddah, Dammam and Abha.

flynas’ high value offerings, on-time performance and superior customer service earned flynas the award for Middle East’s Leading Low Cost Airline from World Travel Awards 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018, as well as the prestigious Skytrax Award for Middle East’s Best Low Cost Airline in 2017.

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