Casablanca — Morocco’s flag service Royal Air Maroc (RAM) Dakhla-Paris route was launched, Friday morning, to be the primary direct air route between Dakhla and the European continent, introduced the nationwide firm.
“The flight AT623 of Royal Air Maroc left Paris Orly this morning Friday, June 18, 2021 at 9:25 (native time). It’s anticipated to land at 2:25 pm at Dakhla VIL airport. This flight is a historic first, as it’s the first worldwide airline linking Dakhla to a metropolis on the European continent (aside from the Dakhla-Las Palmas route of Gran Canaria),” mentioned an announcement by RAM.
Some 80 passengers had been on board the Boeing 737-800 of the nationwide firm for this inaugural flight lasting lower than 04H30, mentioned the identical supply, specifying that one to 2 frequencies per week might be launched initially on Tuesdays and Fridays, for a gradual improve within the schedule in accordance with demand.
This new vacationer route has been initiated in shut collaboration with the Moroccan Nationwide Tourism Workplace (ONMT). It would strengthen the strategic financial positioning of the area of Dakhla-Oued Eddahab, whereas serving to to speed up the revival of the tourism sector in a vacation spot that’s experiencing outstanding progress.
“Royal Air Maroc has all the time supported Moroccan tourism,” careworn Hamid Addou, CEO of Royal Air Maroc, quoted within the assertion. “In these occasions of disaster, it’s essential to work collectively for the revival of this strategic sector for our nation,” he added.