First Domestic Flight Takes Off from Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC) marked the first domestic flight in the UAE on September 19, as Rotana Jet took off from Abu Dhabi International Airport at 10:00, bound for Fujairah International Airport.
The carrier has started twice-daily services to Fujairah, Al Ain and Sharjah from Abu Dhabi.  Flights to and from Al Ain commenced on September 26, with flights to Sharjah due to follow soon after.  The routes are operated by 50-seater Embraer ERJ145 aircraft.