Jazeera Airways’ inaugural flight to Al Ain International Airport (ANN) touched down on December 13.
Flight J9 139 marked the first ever direct service between the airport and Kuwait. The service was made possible with the support of Abu Dhabi Airports and the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi).
At a reception ceremony held following the landing of the flight, chairman, Jazeera Airways, Marwan Boodai said: “Jazeera Airways’ new flights to Al Ain is a milestone for our airline, which has been growing steadily and providing a reliable service to customers in the Middle East, Asia and Europe. We are very pleased to be serving customers from Kuwait and our network with flights to the unique region of Al Ain.”
Chief commercial officer, Abu Dhabi Airports, Maarten De Groof added: “We are delighted that Jazeera Airways has chosen to launch a new route from Kuwait to Al Ain as part of its rapid expansion plans in the region. The new route will unlock more choices for passengers travelling between Kuwait City and the growing airport of Al Ain.”
The direct route between Kuwait and Al Ain offers a new opportunity for visitors to explore the stunning views, rich heritage and breathtaking nature of Al Ain, making it an ideal destination for family-friendly retreats and cultural excursions.