About Us

Milestones

Year

Achievement

1976

ADA Formed under Amiri Decree to provide air service Support to the developing offshore oil industry.

1982

Transfer to full public status. Shareholding split between Government (30%) and Public Shareholders (70%)

1991

Commenced Fixed Wing Operations

1996

Commenced Fire Fighting Operations in Spain

2000

Opened new facility at Abu Dhabi International Airport

2010

Operating over 60 aircraft in 12 different countries worldwide