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FlyDubai will double the number of flights from Samara

Create: 08/09/2017 - 15:53

FlyDubai will increase the frequency of flights from International Airport Kurumoch (Samara) to Dubai up to 4 direct scheduled flights a week. In the winter schedule of Samara airport, which will come into force since October 29, 2017, the scheduled flights will be performed on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

"FlyDubai will resume direct scheduled flights from Samara since September 27. The frequency of flights is 2 flights a week - on Wednesdays and Sundays. In the end of October the number of departures will be doubled. Transportation of passengers will be carried out by Boeing 737-800 airplanes, departure from Samara is at 15.05 of the local time", - said the press service of the airport.

It should be noted, that in the first half of 2017 the passenger traffic along Samara-Dubai route increased by 2.5 times, up to 17,000 passengers. One of the main reasons was the decision to simplify the visa regime between UAE and Russia.


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