Air Arabia, the first and largest low cost carrier in the Middle East and North Africa, has set up a mark in the aviation industry ever since its launch. It offers you comfort, reliability and value for money as you travel across various destinations. Air Arabia aims at ‘more than just low fares’ and also gives you the choice to decide as per your own convenience. Its main hub is at Sharjah International Airport in United Arab Emirates.
The IATA code for this airline is G9.
Making it to its success, Air Arabia has received several awards like - World's Most Profitable Airline in 2008 by CAPA, MENA Travel Award for Best Airline, 2005 to 2008 and Low-cost Carrier of the Year at the Aviation Business Awards, 2007 to 2009.
Where does Air Arabia fly to?
Air Arabia operates scheduled flights to around 22 countries from Sharjah, 28 destinations from Casablanca, Fez, Nador and Tangier and 6 destinations from Alexandria. It flies to over 51 destinations in the Middle East, North Africa, the Indian subcontinent, Central Asia and Europe.
With Air Arabia you get to pay only for the baggage you need. Pre-book your baggage while purchasing the travel ticket and you can select checked baggage weight with no limitations on the number of pieces. The maximum weight permitted per individual piece of baggage is 32 kg and the additional baggage allowance purchase at the airport is 20 kg. Air Arabia is generous when it comes to hand baggage allowance i.e 10 kg. Also the airline does not offer cargo facilities for oversized luggage.
What to do before leaving for the airport?
Air Arabia offers you multiple check-in options that will not only save your time but are very convenient for you and your family. Use the PNR number on your air ticket to check the flight status and also to check-in before you leave for the airport. The check-in counters open 3 hours before your flight departure and close 1 hour prior your departure time. Early check-in is also available in selected airports to reduce your waiting time at the airport.