View Journey 2008

February 13
Air Arabia net profits for the year 2007 soars to AED 376 million

March 18
Air Arabia inaugurates first sales shop in Almaty, Kazakhstan

March 26
Air Arabia purchases two aircraft and fleet size reach 13 aircraft (leased and owned)

April 15
Air Arabia inaugurates first sales shop in Astana, Kazakhstan

May 11
Air Arabia announces AED 78 million net profits for first half 2008

July 1A
ir Arabia selects “enterprise:airline” software to enhance operational efficiency

July 6
Air Arabia introduces early check in service

July 13
Air Arabia inaugurates third sales shop in the Emirate of Sharjah and eighth in the UAE

July 20
Air Arabia crosses 10 million passenger milestone

July 27
Air Arabia breaks ground construction of its budget hotel “Centro Rotana”

August 3
Air Arabia announces AED160 million net profits for first half of 2008

August 10
Air Arabia introduces seat selection service

October 22
Air Arabia introduces ‘Travel Secure’, new travel insurance service

October 28
Over 12,500 passengers flew for free as Air Arabia celebrates its fifth anniversaryAir Arabia network reaches 44 destinationsFleet size reaches 16 Airbus A320 aircraft

November 3
Air Arabia unveils “Air Arabia (Maroc)" and announce operations from its Moroccan hub to commence in 2009

November 5
"Charity Cloud” committee unveils Air Arabia school in Sri Lanka

November 8
Air Arabia announce record third quarter profits for 2008 of AED214 million

November 12
Air Arabia confirms purchase of 10 additional Airbus A320 aircraft increasing total number of aircraft on order to 44

December 22
Air Arabia partners with Emirates India International Exchange offering customers convenient cash payment options