Petra Airlines

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Petra Airlines
Petra Airlines logo.png
IATA
9P
ICAO
PTR
Callsign
PETRA AIRLINES
Founded 2005
Commenced operations 2010
Operating bases Queen Alia International Airport
Secondary hubs Marka International Airport
Focus cities King Hussein International Airport
Fleet size 2
Destinations 11
Company slogan Enjoy the Journey and the Destination
Headquarters Amman, Jordan
Key people Riad Khashman, Chairman and CEO[1]
Website http://www.flypetra.com/

Petra Airlines is an airline based in Amman, Jordan. The company was founded in 2005 as a subsidiary of RUM Group (which also owned now defunct Air Rum), but acquired its first airplane only in October 2010.[1] The name of the company is derived from the rock cut city of Petra, one of the most famous tourist sights in Jordan.

In early 2011, Petra Airlines began providing charter services to tour operators. In 2012, it is upgrading its license to become a scheduled airline.

Somewhere in 2014, a virtual group was created so people could experience Petra Airlines virtually by playing "ROBLOX", However this is unofficial. You can find this group here.

Destinations[edit]

 Turkey
 Saudi Arabia
 Egypt

Fleet[edit]

Airbus A320 of Petra Airlines at Antalya Airport (July 2011)

The Petra Airlines fleet consists of the following aircraft: (as of September 2014)


Petra Airlines
Aircraft In fleet Order Passengers
Airbus A320-214x2 1 0 165

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