Arab Wings was established in 1975 as the first private jet charter operator in the Middle East. Based in Jordan, Arab wings services today include ad hoc charter, air ambulance service, aircraft management, dedicated aircraft for special missions[clarification needed] and a certified aircraft maintenance centre. Arab wings is also certified to do handling services out of all airports in Jordan. In 2010 Gulf wings, Arab wings sister company was granted it’s aircraft operating certificate (AOC) in the United Arab Emirates.
Arab Wings and Gulf Wings are owned by the International Wings Group (IWG). IWG also owns the Royal Jordanian Air Academy and Queen Noor Technical College.