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Flynas Named Best Low-Cost Airline in Middle East

Flynas Named Best Low-Cost Airline in Middle East

Monday, 6 November, 2017 - 06:15
Saudis walk past a model of a Flynas plane during a ceremony for the signing of an agreement with European Airbus, on January 16, 2017 in the capital Riyadh. Low-cost Saudi carrier flynas on Monday signed an $8.6 billion deal with European plane manufacturer Airbus to purchase 80 A320neo single-aisle jets. / AFP / FAYEZ NURELDINE

Flynas, the Saudi national carrier, has been awarded the “Best Low Cost Airline in the Middle East” award at the 2017 World Travel Awards.

Flynas has won this award for the third consecutive year, considered the aviation industry’s Oscar.

The World Travel Awards was established in 1993 to recognize and celebrate excellence in all sectors of tourism and to become one of the most important awards in the tourism and travel sector.

Bandar Al-Muhanna, chief executive officer of Flynas Air Group, said: "Bagging the Award for Best Airline in the Middle East for the third time in a row is a reflection of the growth and advancement we are working on at the company. It also highlights the trust of our traveling guests, which we are very proud of. All our efforts are dedicated to please them.”

This award comes after Flynas Airways last July received the Skytrax Airline Award as the Middle East's best economic airline for 2017, proving to everyone that Flynas is growing at a steady pace to achieve leadership, success and excellence, he added.

In recognition of its precious passenger, Flynas has announced a 30% discount on all its domestic flights for a week.

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