Rotana Jet

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Rotana Jet
Rotana Jet logo.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
RG RJD ROTANA
Founded 2010
Hubs
Focus cities
Fleet size 5
Destinations 14
Headquarters
Key people HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saif Al Nahyan (Chairman), Ibrahim Al Hammadi (CEO) , Rajendran Vellapalath (CCO)
Website www.rotanajet.com

Rotana Jet (Arabic: روتانا جت‎) is an airline with its corporate head office at Al Bateen Executive Airport. While it initially operated only executive charter flights; Rotana started scheduled flights to Sir Bani Yas island in June 2012.[1] Its flights to Fujairah made it the first domestic airline to connect two emirates.[2] On 6 April 2014, the airline announced Colombo and Mattala as its first international destinations outside the Gulf Cooperation Council.[3]

Destinations[edit]

Hub Hub
¤ Focus Cities
Int International Hub
^ Future destinations
[T] Terminated destinations
Country City Airport Notes Refs
Bahrain Bahrain Bahrain International Airport
Bangladesh Chittagong Shah Amanat International Airport
Bangladesh Dhaka Shah Jalal International Airport
Kuwait Kuwait Kuwait International Airport
Lebanon Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport
Oman Salalah Salalah Airport
Oman Muscat Muscat International Airport
Pakistan Rahim Yar Khan Shaikh Zayed International Airport Executive Charter
Qatar Doha Hamad International Airport Begins 1 September 2015 [4]
Sri Lanka Colombo Bandaranaike International Airport
Sri lanka Hambantota Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport Terminated
United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi International AirportBase Hub
United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi Al Bateen Executive AirportBase Private Jet Services
United Arab Emirates Al Ain Al Ain International Airport
United Arab Emirates Dalma (island) Delma Airport
United Arab Emirates Dubai Al Maktoum International Airport
United Arab Emirates Dubai Dubai International Airport Terminated
United Arab Emirates Fujairah Fujairah International Airport
United Arab Emirates Sir Bani Yas Sir Bani Yas Airport

Fleet[edit]

As of February 2014, Rotana Jet operates five aircraft[5] - Three Embraer ERJ-145s,[6] one A319 VIP one A319 and one Gulfstream G450.

Rotana jet
Aircraft In fleet Order Passengers[nb 1]
Airbus ACJ319 1 3 32/18
Airbus A319 1 4 12/108
Embraer ERJ-145 5 0 50
Gulfstream G450 1 3 14

References[edit]

  1. ^ Number of Business and Economy seats varies according to demand
  1. ^ "Rotana Jet moves into scheduled local flights". 6 June 2012. Retrieved 1 October 2012. 
  2. ^ "Rotana Jet claims spoils for first route between emirates". Zawya. 20 September 2012. Retrieved 1 October 2012. 
  3. ^ "Rotana Jet to begin flights to Colombo and Mattala". 6 April 2014. Retrieved 7 April 2014. 
  4. ^ "Rotana Jet Delays Doha Launch to Sep 2015". Airlineroute.net. 13 July 2015. Retrieved 13 July 2015. 
  5. ^ "Abu Dhabi's Rotana Jet Seeks to Double Fleet". 25 February 2014. Retrieved 7 April 2014. 
  6. ^ "ROUTES: Abu Dhabi's Rotana grows domestic operations". Flightglobal. Retrieved 1 October 2012. 

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