Sudan Airways to start direct Abu Dhabi flights
JULY 9, 2015: Abu Dhabi Airports announced that Sudan Airways will now start three direct flights per week between Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) and Khartoum International Airport, Sudan (KRT).
Eng. Ahmad Al Haddabi, Chief Operations Officer at Abu Dhabi Airports, commented, “Operating three direct flights by Sudan Airways will provide a vital connection between Abu Dhabi and Khartoum, and will allow for increased connectivity between two important regions. Abu Dhabi Airports looks forward to providing efficient service to all of Sudan Airways’ passengers with Abu Dhabi as their final stop or using AUH as their first step towards another international destination.”The three weekly flights will be operated using both an Airbus 320 and Boeing 737 aircraft with 2 class configurations.
Osama Yousif, Regional Manager-Gulf at Sudan Airways, said, “Abu Dhabi International Airport is an increasingly desirable destination for travellers from Africa, as well as being the gateway to many other destinations. We continue on our path to building a carrier committed to the expansion of new routes to meet market demands.”