United Airways, the first ever public limited company in aviation sector of Bangladesh, is going to operate Dhaka to Medina direct flight from June this year.
In a press release, the airlines announced the induction of new route of their fleet from Dhaka to Medina and vice versa.
A flight from Dhaka will leave for Medina every Friday and Sunday at 0550 local time and the return flight will depart from Medina to Dhaka on every Saturday and Monday at 0045 hrs local time (Medina Time).
The airline also fixed the ticket price for Dhaka to Medina flight or vice versa. For one way ticket for flight from either way, a passenger will have to pay 33,111 BDT and for return flight, the price will be 56,579 BDT.
The price of the tickets includes all taxes and surcharges, the press release revealed.
Being the first ever flight operating Bangladeshi Airline, United Airways is now operating fllight from Dhaka to Jeddah, Dubai, Muscat, Kuala Lumpur, Kathmandu, Bangkok and Kolkata. The airline also started flight operations in Dhaka to Singapore route from November 4, 2013.
At present, the airline has a total of 11 aircraft which are one Dash-8-100, three ATR-72, five MD-83 and Two Airbus-310 aircrafts.
The airline is also operating flights to all major domestic routes namely Dhaka to Chittagong, Saidpur, Cox’s Bazar, Barisal, Jessore, Rajshahi, Sylhet and Ishwardi.