Staff Reporter

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Jet Airways will introduce daily flights from the Thiruvananthapuram international airport to Dammam, its third daily service from India to Saudi Arabia, from March 28.

The airline at present conducts daily service from Mumbai to Riyadh and Jeddah. The airline will deploy a Boeing 737-800 aircraft for its operations to Dammam. The introduction of the new service will further strengthen the airline's presence in the Gulf. Dammam will be the 10th destination in Jet Airways' Gulf network.

The 9W 566 will depart Thiruvananthapuram at 8.30 p.m. to arrive in Dammam at 10.50 p.m. local time. In the return direction, the 9W 565 will depart Dammam at 11.50 p.m. local time to arrive in Thiruvananthapuram at 7.15 a.m. the next day.

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