Safi Airways, the leading International airline of Afghanistan, has appointed dnata as its General Sales Agent (GSA) representing the airline for its new flight between Abu Dhabi and Kabul.
The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) compliant airline, which will commence operations on the new route from 5th of January 2012, made the announcement at a special ceremony held at the Beach Rotana, Abu Dhabi yesterday (December 19).
“This new air link will contribute to the development of Safi Airways,” said Hamid Safi, CEO of Safi Airways.
“We believe there is great potential to increase demand and we are pleased to have appointed dnata as our sales agent for Abu Dhabi,” He added.
dnata will provide Safi Airways with a dedicated ticketing service and give the airline access to its 24 hour call centre for flight booking and general travel support.
Commenting on the appointment, Abdulla Tawakul Senior VP, Corporate and Regional Network, dnata , said, “We are pleased to represent Safi Airways as a sales agent and we will tap into our extensive regional network of partner agencies to support and grow the airline’s business.”
The new route will be flown four times a week on Safi’s newly acquired A320 which has 12 business and 132 economy class seats. Tickets are currently on sale and can be purchased online and through Amadeus, major GDS with all IATA agents worldwide.