Muscat, Muscat International Airport today welcomed with the water sprays salute the inaugural flight for Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, a low cost airline based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

By this route, Muscat became the second destination within Wizz Air network across the GCC countries and the 32nd destination worldwide. The carrier will operate a direct route on the basis of 3 times a week on Sundays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays between Muscat International Airport and Abu Dhabi International Airport.

As part of Oman Airports’ series initiatives to promote the economy and tourism between Oman and world countries, Oman Airports expressed its pleasure as Wizz Air launched its flights to Muscat International Airport by operating direct flights. This route is of huge advantage for inbound travelers either for business or tourism through several airline flights that operate their flights to Oman.

Oman Airports stated that since the opening of the new passenger terminal at Muscat International Airport, it has been seeking to attract regional and international airlines.

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi is among the biggest airline network covering tourism sector in Abu Dhabi, UAE and the fastest growing European carrier with a fleet of 141 Airbus (A320 and A321). It also offers premium services on hands of a specialized aviation team on lower costs, which makes Wizz Air the preferred option for 40 million passengers a year.

Source: Oman News Agency