US-Bangla Airlines celebrates four years of operation
- A Monitor Report
01 Aug, 2018 |
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Mohammed Abdullah Al Mamun, Managing Director, US-Bangla Airlines, seen cutting a cake along with senior management and staff members in observance of the fourth anniversary of the airline
Dhaka : US-Bangla Airlines, one of the leading private airlines in Bangladesh, celebrated fourth year of its service on July 17.
With the motto "Fly Fast-Fly Safe", US-Bangla commenced operation in mid 2014 with two Dash8-Q400 aircraft.
Within four years of its successful operation, currently the airline boasts seven aircraft in its fleet -four Boeing B737-800s and three Dash8-Q400s. Two more Boeing B737-800s and two Boeing B777-200ER aircraft will be added to its fleet by end of this year.
On international routes, US-Bangla Airlines operates to Kolkata, Muscat, Doha, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Bangkok and Guangzhou from Dhaka and to Muscat, Doha and Kolkata from Chattogram.
In the domestic sector, it is operating from Dhaka to Chattogram, Cox's Bazar, Jashore, Saidpur, Sylhet, Barishal and Rajshahi routes.
US-Bangla is the only private airline to provide services in almost all the operational airports in Bangladesh.
Very soon US-Bangla Airlines will expand its wings to Abu Dhabi, Dammam, Riyadh, Hong Kong, Chennai, New Delhi and other new destinations.
Currently more than 330 flights are being operated weekly. More than 1400 people are employed here.
In recognition, US-Bangla achieved the title of the "Best Private Airlines" as well as "Best Domestic Airlines" among all other private carriers in Bangladesh. Other prestigious awards received are "Best Airline in Bangladesh-2016" by PATA, "Best Airline of the Year-2015" in Domestic Sector by The Bangladesh Monitor.
US-Bangla also received "Best Domestic Airline of the Year-2014 and 2015" by the Travellers Forum.
US-Bangla Airlines is the leading premium airline of Bangladesh, with impeccable standards of service equipped with incomparable reliability and ultimate flying comfort, and reaching a milestone for the best on-time performance, which is about 99 per cent. US-Bangla introduced wage earners desk at airport, pick-n-drop service for Business Class passengers, 20 per cent discount for senior citizens, delivering luggage within 10 minutes after landing international flight.
Thanking the well-wishers on this occasion, Mohammed Abdullah Al Mamun, Managing Director, US-Bangla Airlines reiterated, "We shall make all happenings not only to retain our present market share but to expand our operation in international sectors continuously. We are absolutely bound to satisfy our passengers and us hope will be able to do it."
Operate extra flights ahead of Eid-ul-Azha
US-Bangla Airlines, one of the leading private airlines in Bangladesh, will operate additional flights in the domestic routes to meet the local demands ahead of the Eid-ul-Azha.
From August 17-21, the airline will operate eight additional flights to Jashore, four to Saidpur, three to Rajshahi and two to Barishalall from Dhaka, said a press release.
According to their existing schedule, the airline operates six flights to Chattogram, three to Barishal, two to Jashore and Saidpur each and one each to Sylhet and Rajshahi daily from Dhaka.
As part of their Eid offers, on the afore mentioned dates, the airline has set a fixed rate of all flights from Rajshahi, Barishal, Saidpur and Jashore to Dhaka at BDT 1999, inclusive of all taxes and surcharges.