Aabar Chief Eyes 2-Hour U.S.-Abu Dhabi Flights With Virgin Galactic

Photo Credit: Sam Coniglio
Photo Credit: Sam Coniglio

Fly Abu Dhabi to LA in 2 hours – Aabar
Arabian Business

Aabar Investments boss Khadem Abdullah Al Qubaisi has unveiled plans to fly from Abu Dhabi to LA in two hours, as part of a venture with Virgin Galactic.

Speaking to Arabian Business, Aabar chairman Al Qubaisi said: “The point here is to use Abu Dhabi and LA as a hub, or somewhere in the US, and to fly from Abu Dhabi and land in the other place in two or three hours.”…

Speaking about reports that the Committee on Foreign Investments in the United States (CFIUS) had launched a national security investigation into the deal between Aabar and Virgin Galactic which could eventually block it, Al Qubaisi said he was unconcerned.

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