Flydubai Airline was founded on March 19, 2008, by Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Board of Emirates Airlines. On July 14, the airline placed orders for 50 new generations of Boeing 737-800 aircraft, worth $4 billion, to Boeing in the same year. The first delivery of the aircraft, which was ordered on 17 May 2009, took place. Flydubai, which started its flight life by making its first commercial flight to Beirut on June 1, 2009, is growing its flight network day by day as the fastest growing airline company. Flydubai Airlines, a very young airline, flies to more than 70 destinations in the Middle East, Africa, Eastern Europe, and Russia, mainly based in Dubai, with its aircraft fleet consisting of 30 Boeings. Flydubai, which carries out more than 800 flights a week to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport, is constantly increasing its success rate.
FlyDubai Check-In Procedures
Online check-in opens 48 hours before the flight departure time and online check-in can be made on the FlyDubai website and FlyDubai mobile application up to 75 minutes before the flight. After completing the online check-in process, it is necessary to visit the airport check-in counters. It is recommended that you be at the airport at least 3 hours before the flight departure time for airport check-in. Check-in is done at the FlyDubai counters up to 60 minutes before the flight. Boarding starts 45 minutes before the flight and boarding gates close 20 minutes before the flight. Reservation cannot be changed after online check-in.
FlyDubai Baggage Allowance
Economy Class passengers have the right to bring 1 piece of cabin baggage measuring 55 x 39 x 20cm and weighing a maximum of 7 kg. Business Class passengers can bring 2 pieces of cabin baggage measuring 55 x 39 x 20cm and weighing a maximum of 7 kg. Except for cabin luggage, 1 laptop bag or 1 small handbag of 25 x 33 x 22cm dimensions or 1 duty-free shopping bag is allowed. A maximum of 3 baggage allowances are allowed in check-in baggage, as long as the baggage allowance stated on the booking confirmation is not exceeded. The weight of each baggage must be less than 32 kg. Economy Class passengers are entitled to a maximum of 3 pieces of baggage measuring 75 x 55 x 35 cm and not exceeding 20 kg. Business Class passengers are entitled to a maximum of 3 pieces of baggage measuring 75 x 55 x 35 cm and not exceeding 40 kg. You can find detailed information about baggage allowance and current extra baggage fees on the FlyDubai website.
FlyDubai Seat Selection
Economy Class passengers can choose from the front row, extra legroom, and standard seats for an extra fee. The seats of Business Class passengers are wide, with extra legroom, and are ergonomic. It is possible to choose a seat up to 90 minutes before the flight from the date of reservation.
FlyDubai Food and Beverage Services
The food and beverage menu prepared for every taste makes flights very enjoyable. All food served on flights is prepared according to halal criteria. Economy Value and Flex class passengers are offered vegetarian and non-vegetarian meal options on board. Snacks and drinks can be purchased separately on all flights. Economy Class passengers can purchase food and beverages on board before and during the flight. For detailed information, you can visit the FlyDubai website. Business Class passengers are served hot meals, snacks, cold and hot drinks during the flight.