Tag Archives: Flights to Asmara

Eritrean Airlines Begins Flight to Addis Ababa

Eritrean Airlines inaugural flight to Addis Ababa starts today.
Eritrean Airlines inaugural flight to Addis Ababa starts today.

BY AFP

Eritrea’s national airline has made its first commercial flight in two decades to Addis Ababa, the capital of neighboring Ethiopia.

An Eritrean Airlines plane carrying the country’s transport and tourism ministers on Saturday landed at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, where it was welcomed by senior Ethiopian officials. Continue reading Eritrean Airlines Begins Flight to Addis Ababa

Air Arabia to Launch Flights to Asmara

“Eritrea is on the path to becoming an important market for the UAE” – CEO

Budget carrier Air Arabia adds Eritrea to its network.

BY TESFANEWS *

Air Arabia today announced that it is adding Asmara as its first destination in Eritrea starting from 10th December, 2017.

The carrier will operate once a week flight on Sundays, departing from Sharjah International Airport (UAE) at 22:00, and arriving at Asmara International Airport at 01:00 local time. Continue reading Air Arabia to Launch Flights to Asmara

Qatar Airways Starts Regular Direct Flights to Asmara

Qatar Airways commence twice-weekly scheduled flight to and from Asmara today

By TesfaNews,

Today, Qatar Airways starts its maiden Doha-Asmara regular scheduled flights and the plane is expected to touch down Asmara International Airport tarmac at 2130.

The twice-weekly flights will be served by an Airbus A320 featuring 12 seats in Business Class and 132 seats in Economy.

The start of regular Doha-Asmara route by Qatar airways will definitely enhance connectivity and competitive quality service.  Continue reading Qatar Airways Starts Regular Direct Flights to Asmara

Fly Olympic Makes its Asmara Debut

Fly Olympic maiden flight to Asmara

By TesfaNews,

FLY OLYMPIC’s maiden voyage to Asmara International Airport (ASM) touched down today (21) marking the commencement of a new destination.

The inaugural flight with Boeing 767 – 300 ER operated by SkyGreece Airlines accommodates 160 passengers for a nine hours flight to Asmara from Stockholm including a one hour stopover in Athens.  Continue reading Fly Olympic Makes its Asmara Debut

Turkish Airlines Adds Asmara Service from Late August

Turkish Airlines set to start scheduled flights to Asmara starting Aug 19th

By TesfaNews,

ACCORDING to information published on AirlineRoute (AR) website , Turkish Airlines will start its maiden flight to Asmara on the 19th of August 2014.

Citing flight schedule data loaded in the airline GDS system, AR confirms that flight TK578 will operate three times weekly from Istanbul Ataturk – Taif – Asmara using the next-generation Boeing 737 – 800 aircraft.

The Airline does not have traffic rights yet to carry local traffic between Taif and Asmara sector. Continue reading Turkish Airlines Adds Asmara Service from Late August

Eritrea’s Upcoming Travel Season

Flocking to the homeland for summer vacation …

By Bereket Kidane,

IF you are like me, you have struggled through this year’s tough North American winter. You are probably already thinking about your upcoming trip to Eritrea. Anytime is a good time to be in Eritrea visiting family, but the month of May is the best time to visit Eritrea and take part in its national holiday season. Quite simply, it is the best time to be in Eritrea to enjoy Asmara’s perfect 20 – 25 degree Celsius weather or the warm Red Sea waters of Massawa while rubbing shoulders with Independence Week revelers and partiers in the third week of May.  Continue reading Eritrea’s Upcoming Travel Season