SalamAir launches flights to Chattogram

- A Monitor Desk Report 02 Oct, 2019 | 2966 Views|-+
Dhaka: SalamAir is launching flights on Muscat-Chattogram route effective October 7 in line with the carrier’s international expansion strategy.

Captain Mohamed Ahmed, CEO of SalamAir said, “Based on demand of passengers, we are excited to add Chattogram to our increasing list of destinations. The new flight route will represent convenience to the large Bangladeshi expatriate population living in Oman.”

The Oman based carrier will operate brand new Airbus A320neo to its new and second destination in Bangladesh.

There will be four weekly flights on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday, departing Muscat at 13:55 local time and arriving in Chattogram at 20:45 local time. The flight will depart Chattogram at 21:30 local time arriving in Muscat at 00:35 local time.

One-way tickets to Chattogram are now available at a special promotional fare of BDT21,410.

“The route will contribute to enhance Oman’s ties with Bangladesh and will also boost tourism and trade between the two countries,” added Ahmed.

Chattogram is the airline’s sixth destination in the subcontinent, among Dhaka, Kathmandu, Karachi, Multan and Sialkot.

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