Articles Tagged ‘flydubai’

The Middle East: seats up 1.1%, while flights decreased by 1.9% and ASKs went down 0.6%; Riyadh-Jeddah is #1 route

The Middle East: seats up 1.1%, while flights decreased by 1.9% and ASKs went down 0.6%; Riyadh-Jeddah is #1 route

While the Middle East has been a major centre of world affairs, the air transport industry has become extremely significant for the development of the region. As weekly departing seats have increased by 1.1% this October, anna.aero takes a closer look at the top dozen country and city pairs respectively within the Middle East.

flydubai starts three Tanzanian new destinations

flydubai starts three Tanzanian new destinations

flydubai joins parent Emirates in serving east African country with Dar es Salaam, Zanzibar and Kilimanjaro added to its network.

Traffic growth of 20% expected in 2014 for Moscow’s fastest growing airport in 2013 – Vnukovo

Traffic growth of 20% expected in 2014 for Moscow’s fastest growing airport in 2013 – Vnukovo

Due to its proximity to downtown Moscow (just 17 kilometres), Vnukovo Airport has often been used by foreign VIPS, including famously by US President Ronald Reagan in 1988, for a summit which marked the start of the end of the Cold War. anna.aero takes a look at the vital statistics of the Russian capital’s smallest […]


flydubai adds Burundi to its network map

flydubai adds Burundi to its network map

Traditional dancers welcomed flydubai’s twice-weekly service to Bujumbura on 30 September. Flights operate via Entebbe.

Emirates #1 player in Middle East-Africa market; ASKs increase by 14%; Seats not far behind on 10% growth

Emirates #1 player in Middle East-Africa market; ASKs increase by 14%; Seats not far behind on 10% growth

Not many global region pairs can boast posting double-digit annual growth, but the Middle East to Africa is an exception, posting a 14% growth in weekly ASKs and a 10% hike in weekly seats in the last 12 months. anna.aero delves into the data to reveal the emerging trends in this dynamic market.

flydubai starts five routes including a Moscow link

flydubai starts five routes including a Moscow link

flydubai starts five routes in four countries – two in Kazakhstan, and one each in Uganda, Rwanda and Russia.


Sydney receives its first ‘Arch of Triumph’ award at World Routes in Chicago

Sydney receives its first ‘Arch of Triumph’ award at World Routes in Chicago

All seven of the FTWAs which have been submitted this week have come from new entrants to the ‘Arch of Triumph’ competition. Will one of these ‘newbies’ mount a serious challenge to the industry marketing heavyweights which currently boss this competition? Find out here if they step-up or buckle under the pressure…a bit like American […]

flydubai introduces Iranian duo - Mashhad and Tehran

flydubai introduces Iranian duo – Mashhad and Tehran

flydubai to compete with parent Emirates and other airlines on Tehran sector and Iran Aseman Airlines on Mashhad link.

flydubai adds Aden as its second network point in Yemen

flydubai adds Aden as its second network point in Yemen

flydubai, which recently turned five years old, adds services to Yemen’s seaport city.


flydubai adds new Afghan route to its Dubai network

flydubai adds new Afghan route to its Dubai network

flydubai makes Kandahar its second route in Afghanistan, joining existing thrice-daily services to Kabul.

flydubai touches down in Thiruvananthapuram

flydubai touches down in Thiruvananthapuram

flydubai’s new route to Thiruvananthapuram makes India its third biggest market by destinations served.

flydubai serves over 70 destinations in first five years

flydubai serves over 70 destinations in first five years

While Emirates is the biggest player in Dubai, the role of flydubai should not be overlooked. Launched just five years ago it now serves over 70 destinations in over 30 countries using a fleet of over 30 737-800s. We reveal which are the leading country markets for the airline, and which of the top 12 […]