New service also announced between Dubai and Croatia
Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has carried out an inspection at the Dubai International airport to review the flow of passenger traffic, and inspect the facilities provided to them.
H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, and H.H. Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and First Deputy Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council accompanied Sheikh Mohammed during the visit.
H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation and Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates airline and Group was also present during the tour.
H.H. Sheikh Mohammed began his tour at the departures hall at Concourse 3 where he stopped at Emirates airline’s check-in counters, baggage-screening facilities and passport counters.
In other Dubai-based air news, Emirates and its partner airline flydubai have announced that flights between Dubai and Zagreb in Croatia will be operated by flydubai from 2 December 2018 - 30 March 2019, after which flights will be operated by Emirates.
The move will ensure that capacity is deployed to best serve customer demand by maximising the frequency for passengers during the winter season.
During this period, flight FZ1793 will depart from Dubai at 10:00 and arrive in Zagreb at 13:15 local time.
The return flight FZ1794 will depart from Zagreb at 14:30 and arrive in Dubai at 23:00.
flydubai will operate the route with its new Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft, which offers customers an enhanced travel experience including lie-flat seats in Business Class, the latest Economy Class seating, in-flight entertainment via HD touchscreens and Boeing’s innovative Sky Interior throughout the cabin.
Emirates and flydubai will continue to offer a travel experience reflective of each other’s brand.
flydubai’s Zagreb flights will operate from Terminal 3 at Dubai International (DXB), allowing seamless connections for passengers flying Emirates to Dubai’s ultra-modern airport.