RAK Airways adds two new routes

Flights to two cities in Bangladesh start on December 15.
RAK Airways adds two new routes
Omar Jamameh believes RAK Airways is delivering value (Getty Images).
Published: 22 November 2010 - 6 a.m.
By: Robeel Haq

RAK Airways will start flights to Dhaka and Chittagong, both in Bangladesh, on December 15.

The airline, which resumed operations in October, will offer three flights a week to each destination.

“With our new routes to Bangladesh, RAK Airways is delivering on its mandate to provide travellers with a value offering to a range of exciting destinations,” said Omar Jahameh, CEO RAK Airways

“With flights to the nation’s capital, Dhaka, the centre of economy and commerce, as well as to the coastal tourist hot spot, Chittagong, RAK Airways passengers can take advantage of the latent opportunities for trade and tourism that exist between the UAE and Bangladesh.”

Included in the price of each ticket is a hot meal and soft drinks, a baggage allowance of 40kg per passenger and a free shuttle ride to the airport from neighbouring emirates.

Flights to Dhaka will be on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday leaving RAK International Airport at 1830 and arriving in Dhaka at 0100 the following day.

Return flights from Dhaka will be on Monday, Thursday and Saturday leaving at 0200 and arriving at RAK International Airport at 0500.

Flights to Chittagong will be on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday leaving RAK International Airport at 1550 and arriving in Chittagong at 2245.

Return flights from Chittagong will be on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday leaving at 2345 and arriving at RAK International Airport at 0205 the following day.

Bookings can be made online at www.rakairways.com and by phoning a 24-hour call centre on 971 7 207 5000.

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