flydubai’s inaugural flight recently landed in Eritrea at the Asmara International Airport.
The flight was welcomed by senior Eritrean officials including Tesfaslassie Berhane, minister of transportation and communication, Askalu Menkorios, minister of tourism and Paulos Kahsai, director general civil aviation authority.
The flydubai delegation was led by Sudhir Sreedharan, senior vice president, commercial (GCC, Subcontinent, Africa) and members of the airline’s senior management team.
Asmara is the 18th destination flydubai launched this year and the airline has recently launched operations to Burundi, Rwanda, Somaliland, Tanzania and Uganda.
The four flights a week from Dubai and Asmara operate on Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday.