Royal Jet brings home champions


UAE ice hockey team beats Thailand to become Asia League ice hockey champions

UAE ice hockey teamRoyal Jet has brought home the UAE ice hockey team after they defeated Thailand 3-0 in the Asia League final.

Royal Jet provided a Boeing Business Jet, flying the whole team back to the UAE from India. This was the UAE national team’s second victory in the championship history.

Welcoming the team home were Talal Al Hashmi, member of the Abu Dhabi Sports Council; Hamel Al Qubaisi and Hamad Al-Sheryan, vice chairman of the UAE ice hockey association and Royal Jet’s meet-and-greet officials and staff.

Royal Jet has been supporting a number of UAE and regional, national and local teams as they travel across the world to compete and represent their countries at various international tournaments and has had the privilege of sharing in their victorious moments when they return home.

The UAE ice hockey team won the Asia League ice hockey championship for the first time in Abu Dhabi in 2009 and was the runner-up in 2010 and 2011.