Rotana Jet announced 23 return flights during the month of August and September between Abu Dhabi Al Bateen Airport and Salalah. The launch is in line with several events to be held in Oman.
The expansion is part of the company’s plan to expand to diverse destinations. The charter flights are in agreement with Tour Operators promoting the destination. The Salalah Tourism Festival (also known as the Khareef Festival) will start with Eid festivities this year. The event will continue until late September.
“Rotana Jet is gearing up for an year of expansion with new routes steadily opening up, keeping in line with our commitment to provide passengers with choice and great value,” said ‘Rajendran Vellapalath, Rotana Jet’s commercial and planning director.
For travelers from Abu Dhabi, flights will operate between Al Bateen Airport in Abu Dhabi and Salalah on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. The Abu Dhabi – Salalah flights will depart Abu Dhabi Al Bateen Airport at 1530 hrs and arrive in Salalah International Airport at 1730 hrs. The return flights will depart Salalah International Airport on the same days at 1815 hrs and arrive in Abu Dhabi Al Bateen Airport at 1955 hrs. Passengers to Salalah will travel on a 50-seat Embraer Jet aircraft.