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Flynas Awarded Middle East’s Best Low Cost Airline For 7th Year Running
Flynas Awarded Middle Easts Best Low Cost Airline For 7th Year Running

Flynas, Saudi Arabia’s low cost airline, has been awarded the Best Low Cost Airline in the Middle East for the 7th consecutive year by the International Skytrax Organization. 

The airline has also been named the world’s 4th best low cost carrier globally for the 2nd time.

Flynas operates over 1,500 weekly flights to 70 international and domestic destinations, aligning with Saudi Vision 2030 to enhance the Kingdom’s aviation and tourism sectors.

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Flynas’ LCC Rankings

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In a resounding success for Saudi Arabia’s aviation industry, the homegrown low-cost carrier (LCC) Flynas has solidified its position as a global powerhouse. 

The International Skytrax Organization, a renowned authority on airline performance evaluation, has awarded Flynas the coveted title of the fourth-best low-cost airline worldwide for the second consecutive year. 

This remarkable achievement underscores the airline’s unwavering commitment to excellence and relentless pursuit of providing an unparalleled travel experience to its valued guests.

Flynas’ Dominance in the Middle East

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Flynas’ triumphs extend beyond the global arena, as the airline has maintained its undisputed leadership as the best low-cost carrier in the Middle East for an impressive seventh consecutive year. 

This unprecedented streak of dominance is a testament to Flynas’ deep understanding of the region’s diverse travel needs and its ability to consistently deliver superior service, value, and convenience to its passengers.

Survey Driven Skytrax Awards

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The Skytrax Awards, widely regarded as the most coveted accolades in the aviation industry, are determined through comprehensive surveys that capture the voices and experiences of passengers worldwide. 

By garnering such prestigious recognition, Flynas has solidified its reputation as a trusted and preferred choice among regionally and globally discerning travelers.

Behind Flynas Success

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Flynas’ success is due to its guests’ unwavering loyalty and team members’ steadfast dedication. 

Additionally, extended support by the Saudi government, led by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz, and His Royal Highness Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, has played a pivotal role in fostering an environment conducive to Flynas’ growth and innovation.

Aligning with Saudi Vision 2030

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Flynas’ remarkable achievements are inextricably linked to the ambitious goals of Saudi Vision 2030, the Kingdom’s transformative roadmap for economic diversification and sustainable development. 

The airline’s success is a powerful catalyst for the growth of Saudi Arabia’s travel, tourism, and aviation sectors, which have been earmarked as key pillars of the nation’s future prosperity.

Supporting National Aviation Strategy 

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Flynas’ commitment to excellence is deeply rooted in its expansion and growth plan, which aligns seamlessly with the objectives of Saudi Arabia’s National Civil Aviation Strategy. 

This strategic alignment aims to enable national air carriers to contribute to connecting the Kingdom with 250 international destinations, accommodate 330 million passengers, and welcome 100 million tourists annually by 2030. 

Flynas also supports the Pilgrims Experience Program (PEP), facilitating access to the Two Holy Mosques for millions of pilgrims worldwide.

Flynas’ Global Goals

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Currently, Flynas connects over 70 domestic and international destinations with more than 1,500 weekly flights. 

However, the airline’s ambitions soar higher, as it aims to reach 165 domestic and international destinations, further enhancing the Kingdom’s global connectivity and aligning with the objectives of Saudi Vision 2030.

Flynas’ Guest Experience

Flynas’ success is underpinned by its unwavering commitment to delivering a comprehensive guest experience that exceeds expectations. 

From seamless booking and check-in processes to exceptional in-flight services and punctual arrivals, the airline leaves no stone unturned in ensuring operational excellence across all touchpoints.

Sustainable Innovation at Flynas

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In an era where sustainability and environmental consciousness are paramount, Flynas has embraced innovative practices to reduce its carbon footprint and promote eco-friendly operations. 

The airline’s commitment to sustainable practices aligns with global environmental goals and resonates with the growing eco-consciousness of modern travelers.

Improvement Culture of Flynas

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Flynas’ leadership recognizes that complacency is the enemy of progress. As such, the airline fosters a culture of continuous improvement, where feedback from guests and employees is actively solicited and implemented. 

This proactive approach ensures that Flynas remains agile, adapting to evolving market trends and customer preferences while consistently delivering exceptional value.

Increasing Saudi’s Presence

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Flynas’ remarkable achievements have elevated the airline’s standing and enhanced Saudi Arabia’s global aviation presence. 

As the Kingdom continues to invest in its infrastructure and attract international events and exhibitions, Flynas is crucial in facilitating seamless travel and connectivity, further solidifying the nation’s position as a global aviation hub.

A Bright Future Beckons

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As Flynas continues to soar to new heights, the future looks brighter for the airline and the Saudi aviation industry. 

With its unwavering commitment to excellence, guest-centric approach, and strategic alignment with national objectives, Flynas is poised to redefine the landscape of low-cost travel regionally and globally. 

More Flynas Ventures 

Flynas’ IPO Launch 

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Flynas, a low-cost airline supported by Billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, will initiate its IPO on the Tadawul Stock exchange this year. 

The company has demonstrated a 32% increase in annual revenue, reaching $1.68 Billion in 2023. 

Additionally, Flynas intends to acquire 30 wide-body planes as part of its expansion strategy, which aligns with the Kingdom’s objective of boosting annual passenger traffic to 330 million by 2030.

Flynas’ New Madinah Base 

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Flynas has recently announced the opening of the New Madinah Base at Prince Mohammed Bin Abdulaziz International Airport in the Holy City of Al Madinah

This expansion includes adding six new routes, two domestic routes to Abha and Tabuk, and four international routes to Dubai, Amman, Istanbul, and Ankara. 

This aligns with the country’s goal of connecting to 250 international destinations by 2030 and increasing passenger traffic to 330 million. 

These new routes will complement the existing four destinations from Madinah: Riyadh, Jeddah, Dammam, and Cairo, resulting in a total of ten destinations served by Flynas from the new Madinah hub.

Flynas and Eve Air eVTOL Operations

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Flynas and Eve Air Mobility have joined forces to introduce eVTOL operations to Riyadh and Jeddah by 2026. 

The announcement was made that a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed to investigate the potential of eVTOL flights in the two cities to boost the aviation sector of Saudi Arabia and contribute to the sustainability goals of Vision 2030.

Flynas Joins The UN World Tourism Organization

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Flynas has become the first Saudi airline to join the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) as an affiliate. 

This decision aligns with their goal of promoting sustainable and economical regional tourism. In recent months, Flynas has extended its flight routes to Europe and Africa and has been recognized as the Best Low-Cost Airline in the Middle East for 2023. 

This step not only sets a new standard for the aviation industry but also showcases Flynas’s dedication towards sustainable global tourism, which aligns with its sustainability strategy and the Kingdom’s vision for the future of the travel sector.

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