UAE’s RAK Airways just launched Islamabad on 05 August 2013 with its first flight carrying 150 passengers from Ras Al Khaimah to Islamabad, Pakistan.
On August 7th 2013, the airline launched Amman, Jordan, thus expanding its wings into the Levant region.
The launch flight was inaugurated with rose flowers by H.E. Sheikh Salem Bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Director of Civil Aviation, Ras Al Khaimah and Vice Chairman of RAK Airways as well as Mr. Murabit Al Sawaf, President and CEO of the airline.
Speaking on the launch, Mr. Murabit Al Sawaf, President and CEO of RAK Airways said:
“Amman is our 11th destination and this is our first entry into the levant region. The demand from Northern Emirates is excellent and we have achieved a full launch flight. We look forward to welcome many more passengers onboard RAK Airways”.
Ras Al Khaimah – Amman service operates four days a week, with flights departing at 12:20 pm from Ras Al Khaimah International Airport.
The recent launch of flights to two capitals, Islamabad and Amman, marks the airline’s first two destination launches in 2013. The airline aims to reach 40 destinations by 2015.