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December
2017
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08:32
Africa/Casablanca

Air Arabia adds Sheremetyevo airport to Moscow network, boosts Russia flights to double-daily

Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa’s first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC), today announced that it will begin flights to Sheremetyevo International Airport from 1st February 2018, the second airport Air Arabia serves in Moscow, boosting the flight to daily to serve Russian capital city with a double daily frequency.

The flight to Sheremetyevo International Airport complements the airline’s existing daily services to Moscow’s Domodedovo International Airport.

The flight will operate four times a week on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays, departing Sharjah International Airport (SHJ) at 09:10 hours, and arriving at Sheremetyevo International Airport (SVO) at 13:35 hours local time. The return flight will depart Sheremetyevo at 14:35 hours, landing in Sharjah at 20:45 hours local time.

Air Arabia will upgrade to a daily Sheremetyevo flight from 1 March 2018, which will join the current daily flight to Domodedovo to serve the city of Moscow with a double daily frequency.

Adel Al Ali, Group Chief Executive Officer of Air Arabia said “We are pleased to serve Moscow’s two busiest airports providing our customers with choice and convenience. Our flights to Moscow cater to a lively market that is made up of both leisure and business travelers. With the launch of our flights to Sheremetyevo, passengers can now benefit from additional travel options to connect to Russia from Sharjah and other destinations in our network.”

Moscow is home to some of the world's most incredible architecture, and holds a history that is unique and unparalleled. Eternally showcasing its majestic artistry, combined with experiences that provide incomparable thrill, Moscow is truly a city that leaves no stone unturned.

Air Arabia currently operates flights to 133 routes across the globe from five hubs located in the Middle East and North Africa.