Time: September 18, 2018
flynas, the Saudi national air carrier and leading low-cost airline in the Middle East, announced the signing of a strategic partnership with the world’s digital payments leader, Visa. The partnership comes in line with flynas’ commitment to enhance innovative solutions through its loyalty program (nasmiles).
Through this partnership, flynas will build a unique and powerful partnership that leverages Visa’s global innovation leadership, cutting-edge data analytics capabilities, strong consulting experience and best in class digital platforms to drive flynas consumer loyalty.
Remarking on this partnership, Osamah Alnuaiser, Director of Loyalty Program in flynas, said: “We always strive to ensure that our valued passengers are not only offered the best service, but also are rewarded for their travel with flynas. The nasmiles loyalty program is a critical component in flynas’ ability to offer a superior and rewarding travel experience to our passengers, and we have just finalized our strategic partnership with Visa to further capitalize on and support our continuous growth. We are delighted to partner with Visa to drive increased loyalty among our passengers across the world leveraging Visa’s digital assets and global best practices.”
Ali Bailoun, General Manager of KSA, Visa – said: “We are delighted to work with flynas on enhancing the airline’s loyalty program across the country. Through our partnership, we will develop a compelling customer proposition that leverages the global acceptance, security and convenience of our market-leading digital payments solutions. This partnership is a testament to our endeavor to empower our partners and provide our cardholders with a seamless and enriched travel experience.”
The loyalty program (nasmiles) is considered one of the most rewarding airline frequent flyer programs in the Middle East, designed to reward passengers each time they fly with flynas. Passengers can sign up for nasmiles through the flynas website or mobile application to oversee all aspects of their membership. Members can earn and redeem their SMILE Points when purchasing flights, choosing the best seat, purchasing excess baggage and obtaining exclusive access to selected airport lounges across flynas network. — SG