Dhaka: 1st September 2017, the country’s leading premium airline, US-Bangla Airlines will be started operations its seventh international destination by flying beyond the borders of the nation in one of the most important cities of the middle east region, Doha.
Initially Four flights will be operated for Doha from Dhaka and Chittagong on every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday and return from Doha to Dhaka and Chittagong as same day. The flight will start for Doha from Dhaka at 06.00pm and from Chittagong at 07.30pm and will reach there at 10.30pm. The flight will start for Dhaka and Chittagong from Doha at 11.30pm on every scheduled day and will reach Chittagong at 8.00am and Dhaka at 09.30am on next day. All mentioned timings are local.
The minimum one-way fare BDT 23,385 and return fare BDT 39,264 has been fixed in Dhaka and Chittagong to Doha route. The fares include all taxes and surcharges.
With 164-seater Boeing 737-800 aircraft the flights in Dhaka-Doha-Dhaka and Chittagong-Doha-Chittagong will be operated. There are 8 business-class and 156 economy class seats in the aircraft.
Internationally, flights are being operated to Muscat and Kolkata from Dhaka and Chittagong and also started operation to Kuala Lumpur, Singapore and Bangkok with Boeing 737- 800 Aircraft. And three days a week, flights in Dhaka-Kathmandu route is being operated. Presently US-Bangla Airlines is operating the highest number of flights to the highest number of destinations within Bangladesh, it is operating six flights in Dhaka-Chittagong, two flights in Dhaka-Cox’s Bazar, two flights in Dhaka-Jessore, two flights in Dhaka-Saidpur and one flight in Dhaka-Sylhet route daily. And three flights in Dhaka-Barisal and Dhaka-Rajshahi routes are being operated weekly. We have successfully operated 30,000 flights and transported more than 50% of total domestic traffic.
US-Bangla airlines turned out to be the most preferred airlines in Bangladesh because of 98.7% on-time performance, excellent In-Flight & On-ground Passenger Service, city to airports shuttle bus service Wi-Fi facilities. US-Bangla holds a record for delivering luggage within 10 minutes after landing which is a milestone in the Aviation history of Bangladesh. And for the business class passengers, US-Bangla is proving pick and drops from home to airport and airport to home.
And within a very short time US-Bangla will be operating in Guangzhou, Hongkong, Riyadh, Jeddah, Dammam, Abu Dhabi, Chennai, Delhi and many more. Another two Boeing 737-800 aircraft and one DASH8-Q400 will be added in the fleet within August this year. Currently US-Bangla Airlines owns six aircraft in its fleet out of which, three are Boeing 737-800 and three are Dash8- Q400.