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Flynas to launch Riyadh-New Delhi flights from July

IANS  |  Hyderabad 

Saudi Arabia's low-cost carrier on Monday announced the launch of five direct flights between and and two additional flights between the Saudi capital and from July.

will operate five flights every week from Riyadh's Khalid International Airport to The flights will be operated on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday, the said in a statement.

To cater to the growing demand for direct and more economical flights from to Riyadh, the airlines has also stepped up the frequency of flights between the two cities to four per week.

currently operates flights between and on Friday and Sunday. The new flights between the two cities are scheduled on Tuesdays and Thursdays starting July 1.

A320 Neo aircraft with a passenger capacity of 174 will be used for these flights.

The said the launch of the new flights and increase in frequency was aimed at meeting the growing demand among passengers for flights between and

Flynas commenced its operations in with the launch of the Riyadh-Hyderabad flight in June last year.

As part of its global expansion strategy, the will be introducing new destinations, including flights from different Saudi cities to Vienna, Batumi, Baku, and from June.



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First Published: Mon, May 13 2019. 18:00 IST