Air Arabia's net profit for the third quarter of 2012 increased 126% year-on-year to UAE dirhams (Dh) 226 million ($48.4 million).
The airline's turnover for the three months to 30 September increased 19% to Dh836 million.
Passenger numbers during the quarter grew 14% year-on-year to 1.3 million, with average load factor of 82% for the period.
Year-to-date, net profit climbed 75% year-on-year to reach Dh342 million and the turnover rose 21% to Dh2.2 billion.
Passenger numbers during the nine month period grew 12% to 3.9 million while the average load factor stood at a strong 83%.