This summer from Sharjah to TuzlaEX-YU aviation news can exclusively confirm that the low cost, United Arab Emirates based, Air Arabia will commence services to Tuzla in Bosnia and Herzegovina this summer. Air Tours Tuzla, the tour operator organising the flights, has confirmed the news for EX-YU aviation news. If all goes to plan, services between Sharjah and Tuzla are set to commence on June 10 and operate every Monday and Friday with the airline’s Airbus A320. Services will run throughout the summer. Sharjah is located some 15 kilometres from Dubai city centre, the largest Emirate of the UAE. Ticket sales for the new service are expected to commence soon and attract predominantly holiday makers. Flight details can be found here. Bus shuttles will be organised for passengers from Sharjah to Dubai.
B&H Airlines operates summer charters from Tuzla to Antalya in Turkey and Hurghada in Egypt. Although the national carrier hoped to operate a scheduled service from Tuzla to Frankfurt in 2009, the route was cancelled as it failed to secure a single booking.
Meanwhile, Sarajevo has also secured 4 special charter flights to the Middle East. Flights will be operated by the Lebanese national carrier, Middle East Airlines. The charter service from Beirut will commence tomorrow and operate every Wednesday until May 11 using the Airbus A321.