The private airline further plans to operate flights to various destinations in the Middle East to serve new destinations
US-Bangla, the largest private airline in Bangladesh, is set to commence operation of flights to Dubai -- one of the most attractive cities in the Middle East for tourists.
The airline is scheduled to operate seven flights a week from Dhaka to Dubai starting February 1, 2021.
US-Bangla announced the new flight through a press release on Tuesday.
The private airline further plans to operate flights to various destinations in the Middle East to serve new destinations, especially to expatriate Bangladeshis. Apart from tourists, there are more than one million expatriate Bangladeshis in different cities of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) including Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
US-Bangla currently operates flights to Muscat, Doha, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Kolkata, Chennai and Guangzhou. It also plans to start operating flights to Male and Colombo early in 2021.
Moreover, US-Bangla operates flights in all domestic routes of Bangladesh including flights from Dhaka to Cox's Bazar, Chittaogong, Sylhet, Saidpur, Jessore, Rajshahi and Barisal.
US-Bangla Airlines has a total of thirteen aircrafts in its fleet, including four Boeing 737-800 and six brand new ATR 72-600. There are plans to add four more new aircrafts to the fleet soon.