About Air Arabia
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The first low-cost carrier within North Africa and the Middle East, Air Arabia is a budget airline that offers service to 101 destinations in and around the Mediterranean. A member of the Arab Air Carriers Association, Air Arabia is unique among budget airlines in that it offers connection flights through their primary transit hub in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. The airline boasts a fleet of 44 Airbus A320 planes, a two-aisle jet perfect for short- to medium-distance flights.