Yemenia introduces direct Sanaa-Abu Dhabi flight
Yemenia has introduced its first direct weekly flight between Sanaa and Abu Dhabi.
This brings the number of Yemenia flights between AUH and Yemen to four per week.
The current services are Abu Dhabi – Aden – Sanaa; Abu Dhabi – Riyan – Sanaa; and Abu Dhabi – Seiyun – Sanaa.
The new service will leave Abu Dhabi every Friday at 16:45 local time and will be operated with a new Airbus A320.
Passenger traffic between Yemen and Abu Dhabi increased 19% in 2010 over 2009.
Mohsein Ali Haidrah, area manager, Abu Dhabi & Oman, Yemenia Airways, said: “Yemenia Airways is pleased to announce this increase in frequency to Sana’a from Abu Dhabi, which is a response to the increasing demand of our customers. The continuous support offered to us by Abu Dhabi Airports Company helps us to easily accommodate those needs.”