Preparing for a record season and operating 8,500 flights per month

flydubai expects 3 million passengers on its network during the summer

flydubai will receive 4 new aircraft by August 2022. Archive

"Fly Dubai" revealed that it is preparing for a record summer season, in continuation of the exceptional performance it achieved in the first quarter of this year, and the increased demand for travel.

The company expected, in a statement, to transport about three million passengers during the summer of this year, which is considered the busiest in the company’s history, as it is expected to operate an average of 8,500 flights per month through the “Fly Dubai” network, which includes 102 destinations, exceeding pre-Covid levels. -19.”

tourism movement

The CEO of "Fly Dubai", Ghaith Al Ghaith, said that while the global aviation sector is slowly recovering from the repercussions of the "Corona" pandemic, Dubai has proven its firm approach to return and facilitate the flow of trade and tourism.

He added: "Our great flexibility and readiness, as well as our strong business model and new aircraft deliveries this year, put us in a solid position to adapt to the various challenges we face in the industry."

Al-Ghaith added: "We are looking forward to an exceptional summer that connects people, open unserved markets and provide more options for our customers to travel."

Back to «Dubai International»

According to the company’s statement, “Fly Dubai” flights will return to more than 30 destinations, which were temporarily operating from “Dubai World Central”, to operate from Dubai International Airport as of June 23, after the successful completion of the rehabilitation program for the northern runway in Dubai International Airport, which lasted 45 days between May 9 and June 22.

Network and trips

From June 23 onwards, the airline will start flights to 11 destinations, including Abha in Saudi Arabia, Batumi in Georgia, Bodrum, Izmir and Trabzon in Turkey, Catania and Pisa in Italy, Dubrovnik in Croatia, Mykonos and Santorini in Greece, and Tivat in Montenegro.

flydubai will add more flights to some of its high-demand destinations, including: Baku, Belgrade, Budapest, Ljubljana, Maldives, Prague, Salzburg, Sarajevo, Tbilisi, and Zanzibar.

Fleet and staff

flydubai revealed that it will receive four new aircraft by August 2022, which will raise the number of its fleet of Boeing 737 aircraft to 68 aircraft, an increase of 73% compared to the number of aircraft it operated in the same period in 2019.

flydubai has increased its workforce over the past 12 months by 20%, including pilots, cabin crew and professionals from 135 different nationalities, stressing that the company's recruitment process will continue throughout the year.

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