flydubai begins twice-weekly flights to Hofuf in Saudi Arabia
- flydubai launched services to Hofuf (HOF) on 6 February, becoming the LCC’s 11th destination in Saudi Arabia and the third it has added in the past 12 months, following the addition of Ha’il in February 2013 and Madinah in July 2013. The 737-800-operated, 581-kilometre sector from Dubai (DXB) will face no direct competition. The twice-weekly route is flown on Thursdays and Saturdays. See how this ‘Arch of Triumph’ compares to others around the world.