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Air Arabia Abu Dhabi Expands Network With New Route Between Abu Dhabi and Kathmandu
Starting October 17, 2020, the carrier will offer four weekly flights between Abu Dhabi and Nepal’s capital city of Kathmandu. The new destination is Air Arabia Abu Dhabi’s eight route since launching on July 14, 2020.
On Sunday (October 11, 2020), Air Arabia, Abu Dhabi’s first low-cost carrier (LCC), announced the launch of their eighth route with four weekly flights between the UAE capital and Kathmandu. The new service will begin on October 17, 2020 and flights will be operated on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays. The new LCC launched operations from Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) on July 14, 2020. Flights can now be booked via Air Arabia's website, call center or through travel agencies.
Recently, Air Arabia introduced complimentary COVID-19 insurance coverage which is automatically included in all bookings. The insurance is valid for 31 days from the date of departure and covers COVID-19 related medical expenses and Quarantine costs. Since the inset of the pandemic, Air Arabia has upgraded the guest journey with the highest international safety measures. All Air Arabia Aircraft are fitted with HEPA cabin filters which remove airborne particulates as the air is refreshed every two to three minutes. The carrier reminds all guests to remain apprised of the latest travel conditions and requirements for both their departure and destination countries.
Air Arabia Abu Dhabi is Abu Dhabi’s first LCC and was formed by an agreement between Etihad Airways and Air Arabia. The new carrier follows the business model of Air Arabia and complements Etihad Airways global network, while catering to the burgeoning low-cost market segment in the Middle East region.
Source: Air Arabia