Flydubai Announces Aden And Kandahar Flights

Hybrid low cost carrier Flydubai has announced it will launch a service to Aden and Kandahar later this year, growing its network to 68 destinations across Africa, Central and South Asia, Europe and the Middle East.   3 times weekly Dubai – Aden triangular routing via Djibouti The commercial capital of Yemen and a port city, … Continue reading

Flydubai Introduces Business Class, New Economy Catering

Low cost carrier Flydubai has revealed it will introduce business class services across its network of 60 destinations. The announcement marks a radical move away from the all-economy class business model it has adopted since its inception and changes the game for the region’s airlines. Business Class The airline will take delivery of its first … Continue reading

Flydubai Looks To Russia And Central Asia For Growth

Middle Eastern low cost carrier Flydubai is looking to Russia and Central Asia for growth, announcing an expansion of operations for the region. 6 new destinations will be introduced within this year, with the airline launching service to Mineralnye Vody in mid-April and Dniepropetrovsk, Krasnodar, Odessa, Rostov and Volgograd to follow from mid-September 2013.   … Continue reading

Flydubai Celebrates Milestone With Bishkek Flights

Middle Eastern low cost carrier Flydubai celebrated a milestone earlier this week with the launch of flights to its 50th destination, Bishkek. Coming just 3 years after the airline’s first flight, a delegation of state officials from the Kyrgyz Republic and the UAE joined Flydubai’s Chief Commercial Officer Hamad Obaidalla at the inaugural festivities.   Operating every Tuesday and Friday, flight … Continue reading

Air Arabia Adds Russian Connection

Air Arabia marked its entry into the Russian aviation market today with the launch of flights to Moscow (Domodedovo). The Sharjah-based low cost carrier will operate 3 weekly flights between the emirate and the Russian capital, following with a double weekly service to Yekaterinburg from 29 October 2011.   Sharjah – Moscow (Domodedovo) Departing every … Continue reading