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Royal Jordanian celebrates 55th anniversary

14 Dec 2018

Source: Jordan Times

Royal Jordanian (RJ) celebrated its 55th anniversary on Wednesday with a performance by the Jordanian Army Band and a ceremony marking the company’s establishment. 

The company launched operations as the national carrier of Jordan on December 15, 1963 with 250 employees and two aircraft, according to a statement sent by RJ. It has since grown to operate 26 modern aircraft that travel to 45 cities and traverse four continents.

During the ceremony, the band performed national musical pieces at RJ’s main office in Amman. The company said that the participation of the Jordanian Army Band reflected the special significance that RJ enjoys in service of the country. 

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