The UAE’s ultra-low-fare national carrier, Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, reports a record high of operating more than 6,000 flights carrying more than 1.2 million passengers by 2022.
The joint venture between ADQ and Wizz Air Holdings is also doubling the size of its fleet and organization during 2022, growing 100% from four new state-of-the-art A321-neo aircraft to eight.
The average fleet age is one year, ensuring the airline lives up to its commitment to sustainability with the lowest environmental footprint in the region.
In 2022, the national carrier will carry more than 600,000 point-to-point passengers to the UAE, supporting the sustainable development of Abu Dhabi’s culture and tourism industry and offering diverse travel opportunities for all types of travelers.
The airline supports the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi’s (DCT) vision to welcome the world to Abu Dhabi, connect cultures and inspire generations on a journey of creativity and discovery. Wizz Air Abu Dhabi looks forward to future growth in line with the UAE Tourism Strategy 2031, further cementing the UAE’s position as one of the world’s top tourist destinations.
In line with the country’s socio-economic vision, Wizz Air Abu Dhabi has launched a new travel business in the UAE, with recent exciting expansions in Central Asia, the Maldives and across the Gulf, allowing easy travel across the wider Wizz region , self-guided travel through the airline network of the emirate of Abu Dhabi.
Wizz Air Abu Dhabi is growing the UAE network to share the love of travel with tourists and residents alike, enjoying hassle-free point-to-point travel to culturally rich destinations ranging from vibrant cities to natural paradises.
Michael Berlouis, Managing Director of Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, said: “We are proud of all that we have achieved in this record-breaking year and are delighted to have carried over one million passengers. We connect people for good Remembering, we would like to thank all of our customers who have given us the opportunity to welcome them on board our aircraft. Our incredible growth in 2022 reflects our commitment to making travel affordable for everyone and continues to drive the UAE’s thriving future development of tourism.
“Our expanding fleet of state-of-the-art Airbus A321neo aircraft serves a growing number of must-see destinations, and we are ambitious to continue to make travel options easier and more affordable for everyone. We are excited for 2023, We look forward to seeing you soon aboard our young and sustainable aircraft.”
Wizz Air currently flies from Abu Dhabi to 36 destinations in 25 different countries and is poised to further accelerate and expand operations in 2023, offering cost-effective and unique experiences to travel enthusiasts looking to explore. The airline is now Abu Dhabi’s second-largest airline by passengers and continues to deliver on its commitment to make travel possible for everyone and contribute to the continued growth of tourism in the UAE.
Strategically located in the UAE, Wizz Air Abu Dhabi offers ultra-low fares to Alexandria (Egypt), Almaty (Kazakhstan), Amman (Jordan), Ankara (Turkey), Aqaba (Jordan) and Athens and efficient travel options (Greece), Baku (Azerbaijan), Belgrade (Serbia), Dammam (Saudi Arabia), Kuwait City (Kuwait), Kutaisi (Georgia), Manama (Bahrain), Male ( Maldives), Medina (Saudi Arabia), Muscat (Oman), Nur-Sultan (Kazakhstan), Salalah (Oman), Santorini (Greece), Samarkand (Uzbekistan) , Sarajevo (Bosnia), Tashkent (Uzbekistan), Tel Aviv (Israel), Tirana (Albania) and Yerevan (Armenia), among others. – trade arab news agency