View Journey 2013

January 13
Air Arabia partners with UAE National Emergency Crisis and Disasters Management Authority

January 21
Sharjah Aviation Services launches Go Green initiatives in partnership with Air Arabia and Sharjah Airport

January 28
Air Arabia takes delivery of first Sharklet equipped Airbus A320 aircraft

February 4
Air Arabia passenger records surge in 2012 to 5.3 million

February 16
Air Arabia announces 2012 annual net profits of 425 million

February 21
Air Arabia partners with Sharjah Social Empowerment to help renovate house for underprivileged family

February 22
Air Arabia begins year with new passenger traffic record, registering 15 per cent growth in passenger volumes in January 2013

March 9
Air Arabia takes delivery of second aircraft in 2013

March 17
Air Arabia approves 7 per cent cash dividend at Annual General Meeting
April Air Arabia celebrates sixth anniversary of operations in Ahmedabad

April 12
Air Arabia strengthens service to Bangladesh with double daily flights to Dhaka

April 20
Air Arabia breaks passenger record in first quarter of 2013

May 13
Air Arabia first quarter 2013 net profit increases 20 per cent to AED 59 million

May 20
Air Arabia signs US$350 million financing deal with QNB & CBI

May 25
Air Arabia takes off to Abha, Saudi Arabia

May 29
Air Arabia celebrates one million flight hours with CFM engines

June 25-27
Third Arab Aviation and Media Summit took place in Salalah, Oman

July 1
Air Arabia named Best Low-Cost Airline, Middle East at Skytrax World Airline Awards

August 16
Air Arabia takes off to Yerevan, Armenia

September 2014
Air Arabia celebrates fifth anniversary of operations in Ukraine

October 24
Air Arabia & Mashreq create the first-ever spend anywhere, fly anytime credit card

October 28
A decade of flying high: Air Arabia celebrates 10 year anniversary

November 11
Air Arabia reports nine-month 2013 net profit of AED 341 million

November 18
Air Arabia takes off to Hofuf, Saudi Arabia
“Low Cost Carrier of the Year” and highly commended winner of the “Corporate Social Responsibility Award” at the 2013 Aviation Business Awards

Air Arabia ‘City Check-in Terminal’ opens in Safeer Mall, Sharjah

December 10
Air Arabia enhances online offering by launching an all new website