flydubai receives a VIP reception in Kuwait
flydubai’s inaugural flight to Kuwait City landed on the morning of Tuesday 20th March 2010, where a VIP delegation from Kuwait, headed by the Director General and Acting President of Civil Aviation, Eng. Bader Bou Taiban, welcomed the flight.
Pictured here are (from left) HE Jamal Al Hai Senior Vice President, Dubai Airports and Federal National Council Member, Eng. Bader Bou Taiban, Deputy Director General and Acting President Kuwait Civil Aviation, Ghaith al Ghaith, CEO, flydubai, HE Hasan Salem Al Khayyal, UAE Ambassador to Kuwait (centre), HE Hussain Al Shafar, Federal National Council Member and HE Dr. Sultan Al Moadhen, Federal National Council Member (far right).
“Our twice daily flights to Kuwait will open up a new low cost option to the increasing number of people wanting to travel between the two cities, making travel more affordable and accessible," said flydubai CEO Ghaith Al Ghaith.
The twice daily flights to Kuwait cost from just AED 200 one-way including taxes. FZ053 and FZ061 leave Dubai at 0705hrs and 1915hrs respectively, arriving in Kuwait City at 0755hrs and 2005hrs local time respectively. The return flights, FZ054 and FZ062 leave at 0840hrs and 2050hrs and arrive at 1120hrs and 2330 local time.