SereneAir

SereneAir (Urdu: سیرین ایئر‎) is a privately owned Pakistani airline that began operating services in January 2017. SereneAir operates scheduled domestic flights within Pakistan using a fleet of 4 Boeing 737-800 aircraft and soon to be delivery of an a330-200.

SereneAir
SereneAir.svg
IATA ICAO Callsign
ER[1] SEP[1] SERENE[2]
FoundedMay 2016
Commenced operations29 January 2017
Operating bases
Fleet size4 + 1 a330 on delivery
Destinations6
HeadquartersIslamabad, Pakistan
Key people
  • Muhammad Safdar Malik (CEO)
Websitewww.sereneair.com

HistoryEdit

The Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority granted a licence in March 2016 that permitted the establishment of SereneAir.[3] The airline received its first aircraft, a Boeing 737-800, in November 2016.[4] The airline started operations on 29 January 2017, a week after obtaining its air operator's certificate.[5] The inaugural flight departed Islamabad for Karachi on 29 January 2017.[6]

Corporate affairsEdit

SereneAir is a privately owned airline headquartered in Islamabad.[6][7] As of December 2019, its Chief Executive Officer is Air Vice Marshal(R) Muhammad Safdar Malik,[8]

DestinationsEdit

As of November 2017, SereneAir flies to the following destinations in Pakistan:[9]

Country City Airport Status Refs
  Pakistan Faisalabad Faisalabad International Airport
Islamabad Islamabad International Airport Focus city
Karachi Jinnah International Airport Focus city
Lahore Allama Iqbal International Airport Focus city
Peshawar Bacha Khan International Airport
Quetta Quetta International Airport Focus city

FleetEdit

As of March 2020, SereneAir operates the following fleet of aircraft:[10]

Aircraft In service Orders Passengers Notes
Boeing 737-800 4 0 189
Airbus A330-200 1 3 TBA 1 soon to be delivered (AP-BNE) (former Air Europa aircraft)[11]
Total 4 3

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Serene Air". ch-aviation. Retrieved 5 February 2017.
  2. ^ "JO 7340.2G Contractions" (PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. 5 January 2017. p. 3–1–85. Retrieved 6 February 2017.
  3. ^ Bhatti, Sohail (19 October 2016). "Pakistan's upcoming airline SereneAir to begin domestic operations by year end". Dawn. Retrieved 9 February 2017.
  4. ^ "Pakistan's Serene Air adds maiden aircraft, a B737-800". ch-aviation. 21 November 2016. Retrieved 5 February 2017.
  5. ^ "Pakistan's Serene Air commences operations". ch-aviation. 30 January 2017. Retrieved 5 February 2017.
  6. ^ a b "Serene Air operational on domestic routes". Dawn. 30 January 2017. Retrieved 5 February 2017.
  7. ^ "Contact". SereneAir. Retrieved 5 February 2017.
  8. ^ "Radixx International Working with Serene Air" (Press release). Radixx International. 9 January 2017. Retrieved 5 February 2017.
  9. ^ "Pakistan's Serene Air eyes int'l ops in 1Q18". ch-aviation. 29 November 2017. Retrieved 3 December 2017.
  10. ^ "Global Airline Guide 2017 (Part Two)". Airliner World (November 2017): 28.
  11. ^ "F-WTAX Carlyle Aviation Partners Airbus A330-200". www.planespotters.net. Retrieved 13 May 2020.

External linksEdit

  Media related to SereneAir at Wikimedia Commons