Fly Dubai

Flydubai is a low-cost airline owned by the Dubai government, operating flights between 104 destinations, which are serving Europe, Asia, Middle East, and Africa, from Dubai. flydubai employs over 3000 people, and its hub is located at the Dubai International Airport. Currently, flydubai has a fleet of 61 aircraft, all of them are Boeing.

Fleet Information:

Currently, flydubai has an all Boeing 737 fleet, with 55 Boeing 737-800, and 6 Boeing 737 MAX 8 in service. 245 additional Boeing 737 MAX 9 and Boeing 737 MAX 10 aircraft are on order.

Cabin Crew:

According to Skytrax, flydubai Staff Service has rated 3 stars out of 5, flydubai Cabin Crew is trained for their most priority; passenger safety and comfort.

Seat Capacity:

Currently, flydubai Boeing 737-800 seating has two versions used, one of them is only configured for Economy class, with the availability of total 189 seats, while the second version has 12 Business, and 162 Economy class seats available. flydubai is using one configuration for the Boeing 737 MAX 8 which has 10 Business class, and 156 Economy class seats.

Baggage Allowance:

Flydubai baggage size allowed on Economy class is up to 3 pre-paid pieces of baggage, 20-40 kgs, with the dimension of 75x55x35 cm maximum. flydubai Business class baggage policy allows passengers to have up to 3 pieces of baggage, maximum 40 kg and 75x55x35 cm in size. flydubai hand baggage allowance is 1 item for Economy class, 7 kg, and 55x38x20 cm in size maximum, for Business Class travelers 2 items are allowed, 14kg maximum weight, and 55x38x20 cm maximum size.

In-flight Entertainment:

For economy class passengers, in-flight entertainment can be purchased with a wide selection of TV shows, movies, games, music, for Business class passengers this entertainment package is included in the fare.

Food and Beverages:

On Economy class, snacks are available from the onboard menu for purchase, while on longer flights hot meals can be pre-ordered. flydubai Economy class food is only available upon purchase while flydubai Business class food is free.  Business class passengers can enjoy an international cuisine on all flights, deliciously prepared for the Business experience onboard.

Comfort in the air:

On Business class, a great comfort is available for the passengers with the 12.1-inch built-in touchscreen, and a built-in lumbar support, extendable leg-rests, and Italian leather seats that recline.
On both Economy and Business class, the Cabin Crew is doing their best to ensure the comfort of the passengers.

Airline Fares:

A one-way ticket from Bratislava to Dubai costs about 300 USD on Economy Class, and around 1022 USD on Business Class (on flydubai booking).

Destinations:

Flydubai destinations include many routes, some of the popular destinations are; Dubrovnik, Aqaba, Catania, Thessaloniki, and Krakow.

Ground and Customer Service and Frequent Flyer Programme:

Flydubai’s reward programme is OPEN, which offers exclusive fares, and extras for their members, it is easy to earn, and at least 1 OPEN reward point can be earned for every spent dollar, so it worths to have a flydubai membership registration. According to Skytrax, flydubai Staff Service is 3 stars out of 5. For Business Class passengers, Business class check-in is available at the Dubai International Airport and priority check-in at selected airports for the best comfort.

Conclusion:

FlyDubai is a low-cost carrier, and is a growing airline, which offers more extras for the Business travelers, but is a great budget option for Economy Class passengers.