Monday, February 11, 2013

► ALGERIA: Royal Jordanian to start Amman - Algiers from 25 February.

Royal JordanianRoyal Jordanian Airlines (RJ) has announced it will start regular direct services to Algerian capital Algiers, starting February 25. RJ president/chief executive Amer Hadidi said there will be two weekly flights between Amman and Algiers. As of April 1, the airline will add a third flight, in order to meet the demand on travel that is expected to witness a gradual growth in the coming months. 

Algiers (thenational.ae)
The airline’s decision to put Algiers on its route network is based on the market research, which also showed the different categories of passengers served by this route,” Hadidi said. “Business travellers are amongst the passengers on this route, especially those working in the pharmaceutical industries.
Source [RoyalJordanian]

Royal Jordanian(RJ): Amman - Algiers
-Effective 25FEB13 
-Effective 01APR13, additional Thursday flight added to Monday's RJ517/518
  • RJ517 AMM 1030 - 1320 ALG 319 3
  • RJ517 AMM 1115 - 1405 ALG 319 1
  • RJ518 ALG 1415 - 2020 AMM 319 3
  • RJ518 ALG 1500 - 2105 AMM 319 1
Source [Amadeus]

The Algiers route will see active traffic to the Kingdom from medical tourists as Jordan is fast becoming a very attractive destination for medical tourism in the region.