Tag: FlyDubai

Boeing’s second biggest customer turns its back on 737 MAX, goes to Airbus

Boeing’s second biggest customer turns its back on 737 MAX, goes to Airbus

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019 23:30 0

Emirati state-owned low-cost airline Flydubai is negotiating potential purchases of new А320 Neo jets with European aerospace giant Airbus to replace its Boeing 737 MAX ... Read More

UAE visitor numbers to Finland increased by 20.6% in 2018

UAE visitor numbers to Finland increased by 20.6% in 2018

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019 18:20 0

Finland welcomed almost 12,000 tourists from the UAE in 2018 revealed Visit Finland, the Finnish tourist authority, as it returned to Arabian Travel Market with ... Read More

40 airlines, 60 airports confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai

40 airlines, 60 airports confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019 17:05 0

More than 40 airlines and over 60 represented airports have confirmed their participation at the inaugural CONNECT Middle East, India and Africa – co-located with ... Read More

Africa’s aviation sector forecast to grow 5% per annum over next 20 years

Africa’s aviation sector forecast to grow 5% per annum over next 20 years

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019 18:00 3

Africa’s vast aviation potential as the continent continues to increase airline frequency to the GCC will be explored at the Inaugural CONNECT Middle East, India ... Read More

Emirates flying travelers to Zagreb this summer

Emirates flying travelers to Zagreb this summer

editor editor- April 2, 2019 17:48 0

Zagreb is a city with a rich history and culture and is known for its 18th century architecture. It is a major draw for tourists ... Read More

Seychelles participates in 23rd Edition of Borsa Mediterranea del Turismo in Naples, Italy

Seychelles participates in 23rd Edition of Borsa Mediterranea del Turismo in Naples, Italy

editor editor- April 1, 2019 19:41 0

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB), together with its partner and Italian representative, Tsogo Sun, provided destination Seychelles with more visibility at the Borsa Mediterranea del ... Read More

Václav Havel Airport Prague: Here comes summer

Václav Havel Airport Prague: Here comes summer

editor editor- March 30, 2019 02:35 0

Spring may have just officially sprung on March 20, but in Prague, summer is starting in just 2 days, and tourists are ready to travel. ... Read More

ATM Report: 63% of Dubai Airport passengers were in transit during 2018

ATM Report: 63% of Dubai Airport passengers were in transit during 2018

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 27, 2019 08:56 0

More than 63% of the 89 million passengers who passed through Dubai airport in 2018 were in transit with just 8% of these passengers leaving ... Read More

35 airlines confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai

35 airlines confirmed for CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa forum in Dubai

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019 16:12 0

More than 30 airlines have confirmed their participation at the inaugural CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa – co-located with Arabian Travel Market 2019 and ... Read More

Europeans travel to GCC in record numbers: 29% increase by 2023 expected

Europeans travel to GCC in record numbers: 29% increase by 2023 expected

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 13, 2019 09:13 0

Arrivals from Europe to the GCC will increase 29% over the period 2018 to 2023, driven by new and direct flight routes, a growing number ... Read More

Boeing 737 MAX 8: Who is grounding controversial plane and who is not?

Boeing 737 MAX 8: Who is grounding controversial plane and who is not?

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019 18:25 0

The list of the carriers that are grounding the controversial Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft and the countries that are banning it from their airspace ... Read More

Boeing stock plummets 12 percent after 2nd 737 MAX 8 plane crash

Boeing stock plummets 12 percent after 2nd 737 MAX 8 plane crash

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 11, 2019 22:30 0

The latest crash of a Boeing 737 MAX 8 operated by Ethiopian Airlines has sent shares of the world’s largest aerospace group plummeting 12 percent ... Read More

Boeing 737 Max not safe? 2 Crashes, 62 airlines in danger?

Boeing 737 Max not safe? 2 Crashes, 62 airlines in danger?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019 10:50 1

How safe is the brand new Boeing 737 Max 8? This a legitimate question to ask while search and rescue operations are in progress in Ethiopia after ... Read More

London’s calling Budapest Airport

London’s calling Budapest Airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 18, 2019 15:25 0

Celebrating its first route launch of the year, Budapest Airport marked the moment it became connected to all London airports when it welcomed LOT Polish ... Read More

Flydubai launches direct Dubai-Tashkent service

Flydubai launches direct Dubai-Tashkent service

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2019 18:05 0

Dubai's government-owned low-cost airline flydubai is set to start flights to Tashkent from March 11, 2019. The five-times weekly service between Dubai and Tashkent will ... Read More

Dubai Runway Closure: Emirates adjusts schedule

Dubai Runway Closure: Emirates adjusts schedule

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 12, 2019 09:02 0

Emirates has announced adjustments to its operational schedules in 2019 to minimise the impact of the closure of Dubai International Airport’s Southern Runway in April ... Read More

Emirates 2018: 192,000 flights and 59 million passengers

Emirates 2018: 192,000 flights and 59 million passengers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 31, 2018 02:59 0

Emirates carried over 59 million passengers on more than 192,000 flights in 2018. "We had our challenges in 2018, however, we continued to maximize opportunities ... Read More

Emirates presents super lounge at Fiumicino Airport

Emirates presents super lounge at Fiumicino Airport

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- December 24, 2018 22:07 0

The Rome Leonardo da Vinci Airport Emirates lounge, an area of 950 square meters, stands among the most spacious lounges in the Roman airport. Read More

Flydubai launches European operations with Naples and Budapest flights

Flydubai launches European operations with Naples and Budapest flights

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 20, 2018 16:35 0

Government-owned low-cost airline flydubai will operate up to five direct flights a week to Naples and Budapest in Europe from June 4 and June 27, ... Read More

Budapest Airport: Dubai and beyond

Budapest Airport: Dubai and beyond

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 18, 2018 16:15 0

Budapest Airport will offer passengers even more choice to Dubai and beyond, beginning on 27 June 2019, as flydubai confirms that it will launch a ... Read More

CEO Ahmed of Emirates calls Lions Air B737 MAX crash a snag

CEO Ahmed of Emirates calls Lions Air B737 MAX crash a snag

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018 23:14 0

Fly Dubai is awaiting delivery of the Boeing 737 MAX, the same aircraft that just had a deadly crash when a Lion Air B737 MAX ... Read More

Flydubai launches daily service to Dammam, Saudi Arabia

Flydubai launches daily service to Dammam, Saudi Arabia

editor editor- July 18, 2011 04:19 0

Flydubai, Dubai’s pioneering low cost airline, has launched operations to the oil-rich Saudi Arabian city of Dammam. Read More

Flydubai boasts impressive growth as it celebrates second anniversary

Flydubai boasts impressive growth as it celebrates second anniversary

editor editor- June 30, 2011 05:41 0

DUBAI, UAE - flydubai, Dubai's first low cost airline, has reached its second anniversary with an impressive collection of statistics that prove the airline's growing ... Read More

Travelport and flydubai reach landmark distribution agreement

Travelport and flydubai reach landmark distribution agreement

editor editor- May 23, 2011 08:35 0

Dubai's first low-cost airline, and Travelport, the business services provider to the global travel industry, have reached a landmark agreement recently that will ensure that ... Read More

flydubai expands its fleet to 13 aircraft

flydubai expands its fleet to 13 aircraft

editor editor- December 14, 2010 03:39 0

DUBAI, UAE - flydubai, Dubai's first low cost airline, proved that 13 was a lucky number for the airline, as it expanded its fleet to ... Read More

Boeing delivers first 737 Boeing Sky Interior to fludubai

Boeing delivers first 737 Boeing Sky Interior to fludubai

editor editor- October 28, 2010 03:29 0

SEATTLE - Boeing and Dubai-based flydubai today celebrated delivery of the first Next-Generation 737 with the new, passenger-inspired Boeing Sky Interior. Read More

Dubai airline refuses to fly blind passenger

Dubai airline refuses to fly blind passenger

editor editor- October 6, 2010 05:21 0

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Dubai's FlyDubai airline refused to allow blind American passenger to fly because of his disability. Read More

Rapid expansion of flydubai continues with flights to Karachi

Rapid expansion of flydubai continues with flights to Karachi

editor editor- May 6, 2010 06:45 0

Flydubai announced today that it has added Karachi, Pakistan, as the newest route in its fast-growing network. This is the sixth new flight announcement within ... Read More

Flydubai to begin flights to Afghan capital of Kabul

Flydubai to begin flights to Afghan capital of Kabul

editor editor- May 4, 2010 08:56 0

Beginning May 17, flydubai will begin flights between Dubai and the Afghan capital of Kabul. Read More

Flydubai’s fleet keeps growing

Flydubai’s fleet keeps growing

editor editor- October 20, 2009 05:46 0

Dubai's first low cost airline, flydubai, has become one of the worlds' fastest-growing, start-up airlines with the delivery of its fifth aircraft in five months. Read More

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