Flydubai airlines increases the number of flights between Kharkiv and Dubai (UAE). From 20 October 2013 three weekly flights instead of two will be operated to Dubai from International airport «Kharkiv». The new flight (FZ 726) will be operated on Sundays. Departure from Kharkiv is at 2.10 p.m., arrival from Dubai is at 1.10 p.m. Medium-range Boeing 737-800 NG are used on this route.
Nowadays only economy class is available for passengers. But from November 2013 business class will be opened on flights between Kharkiv and Dubai. The airlines has already received Boeing 737-800 which are being tested and prepared before flights.
In particular during the preparation the cabin layout will be changed from 189 seats into 174, among which 12 — of business class and 162 — of economy. In business class seats will be situated according to the configuration 2+2 and all of them will be equiped with individual sockets and big video screens.
One more bonus for business class passengers is free access to Business Lounges in Kharkiv and Dubai and priority check-in. The price of round-trip tickets of business class is 3 times more than of economy that is app. 1900 $. Flydubai plans to use planes with business and economy cabins from November 2013.
It’s worth noting that the flight between Kharkiv and Dubai is very popular among passengers because it gives possibility not only to get to UAE resorts quickly and with comfort but also to use Dubai airport as a transit zone. Extra plus is a possibility of transfer on flights both of Flydubai and its sub-company Emirates which operates flights from Dubai all over the world.