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flydubai launches Business Class services to Azerbaijan

Take off with flydubai in Business Class

Dubai-based flydubai will launch Business Class from Baku to Dubai starting 11 February 2014. 

This provides passengers from Azerbaijan with a direct, three times weekly Business Class experience on board flydubai’s fleet of 35 new Boeing 737-800 aircraft.

The flydubai Business Class cabin comprises 12 spacious and comfortable reclining seats, made of Italian leather and a seat pitch of 1m. A revolutionary in-flight entertainment system comes with a high-definition touchscreen of 12.1in with a choice of more than 1,000 hours of non-stop entertainment. Business Class passengers can enjoy a more personalised service from flydubai’s highly-trained cabin crew members and an internationally inspired menu on flights.

Business Class passengers are also offered a variety of customised services on the ground, including priority check-in and a fast track through immigration. Business Class passengers have access to Business lounges in Baku and Dubai along with priority baggage collection upon arrival at their destination.

Commenting on the launch, Jeyhun Efendi, Senior Vice President of Commercial Operations at flydubai stated that, “The introduction of Business Class on our flights from Baku to Dubai is part of our commitment to providing an exceptional product to our customers and catering to a diversified passenger segment. flydubai is evolving as a leading airline in providing a great passenger experience and service as we make flights to Dubai as comfortable as possible.” flydubai’s network covers more than 65 destinations in 35 countries, many of which may have not had the option of Business Class before on any airline, making the service a pioneering feature in these markets.

Besides being a popular leisure and shopping destination, Dubai is also traditionally interesting for the Azerbaijani business community as the business and financial hub of the Middle East, which is accessible with a direct three-hour flight.

Passengers from Baku can also benefit from using Dubai International Airport, an aviation hub with connections to flights to over 200 countries around the world, including popular tourist destinations such as the Maldives and Sri Lanka.

Flight Details

Flights to Baku operate three times a week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

From Dubai:

Flight FZ707 departs Dubai International, Terminal 2 at 0025hrs, landing at Heydar Aliyev International Airport at 0320hrs local time.

From Baku:

Flight FZ708 departs Heydar Aliyev International Airport at 0420hrs, landing at Dubai International, Terminal 2 at 0720hrs local time.

Business Class return fares start at USD1100. These fares include one piece of hand luggage weighing up to 15kg and up to 40kg of luggage.

For further information on flydubai’s Business Class offering, please visit our website or contact our call centre (+971 4 231 1000).

About flydubai

From its home in Dubai, flydubai has created a network of more than 90 destinations and over the next decade the airline will see its fleet grow by up to 237 aircraft. Since commencing operations in June 2009, flydubai has been committed to removing barriers to travel, creating free flows of trade and tourism and enhancing connectivity between different cultures across its ever-expanding network.

flydubai has marked its journey with a number of milestones that represent the scale of the ambition planned for the airline:

  • An expanding network: Created a network of more than 90 destinations in 47 countries across Africa, Central Asia, the Caucasus, Central and South-East Europe, the GCC and the Middle East, and the Indian Subcontinent.
  • Serving underserved markets: Opened up more than 71 new routes that did not previously have direct air links to Dubai or were not served by a UAE national carrier from Dubai.
  • An efficient single fleet-type: Operates a single fleet-type of 59 aircraft including Boeing 737 MAX 8, MAX 9 and Next-Generation Boeing 737-800 aircraft.
  • Record-breaking orders: Placed the largest single-aisle aircraft orders in the region at the 2013 and 2017 editions of the Dubai Airshow.
  • Enhancing connectivity: Carried more than 70 million passengers since it began operations in 2009.

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