MUSCAT — Jordan Aviation, Jordan’s favourite budget airline, has received landing rights to operate twice weekly flights between Muscat and Amman effective June 28, a report said. “Their first flight from Amman to Muscat is all set to take off with overwhelming response from both destinations,” a note from Marmul International Travel, a flagship division of Marmul Travel & Tours, which has been appointed as the General Sales Agents (GSA’s) to Jordan Aviation in Oman, said.
“This new airline will be a valuable bridge between two beautiful countries – Oman and Jordan, and will definitely enhance Oman’s position in the list of Jordan Aviation’s destinations, which include Dubai, Sharjah, Cairo, Dhaka, Istanbul, Baghdad, Antalia, Aqaba, Sharm El Shaikh,” Mebal Pinto, group general manager, Marmul Group of Companies commented. Oman will be Jordan Aviation’s 10th destination.
Enhance economic activities
Reiterating the objective behind starting the flight operations, Osama Quntar, vice president – commercial, Jordan Aviation said: “It is a privilege to have Jordan Aviation, Jordan’s favourite airline, as a partner in Oman. The representation of this airline in Oman will definitely increase the visibility of the brand in the market and attract even more clients. More importantly it will enhance the economic activities between the two friendly countries.”
Name to reckon with
Today, Jordan Aviation is a name to reckon within the aviation business in Jordan and in the region. The airline has made flying affordable for Jordanians than ever before.
Twice weekly nonstop flights
The airline will offer nonstop flight connecting Muscat and Amman two days a week. It also has plans to connect Muscat to Cairo and Istanbul, and many more destinations as well. The airline connects its network with an impressive fleet of Boeing 737-400 aircraft. Over the years, their fleet has increased to offer a range of aircraft types to suit the needs of the markets they serve. Today they have the Airbus A320 aircraft that has joined their Boeing 737 aircraft and these can be seen operating to the Far East, Africa and Northern Europe. Their wide body aircraft have ETOPS capability and operate around the globe to destinations in the Far East, Indian sub continent, Middle East, Africa and Europe and across the South Atlantic to countries such as Brazil, Uruguay, Venezuela and various Caribbean nations.
They also provide aircraft on Wet Lease operations to a number of airlines in Europe, the Middle East, Northern and Central Africa. They have a range of passenger flights with holiday charter flights operating under the prefix JAV also with the ongoing development of their scheduled services operating under their R5 flight prefix as allocated by the IATA.
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