Flydubai (FZ) is ready to double the number destinations from Dubai to Russia if the United Arab Emirates and Russia make changes in their bilateral agreement, FZ CEO Ghaith Al Ghaith said. According to the agreement, the carrier can now operate flights to four Russian cities. In October 2010, FZ launched routes to Yekaterinburg and Samara (ATW Daily News, Sept. 21, 2010), followed by Kazan and Ufa in September 2011 (ATW Daily News, July 12, 2011). Ghaith Al Ghaith added that the ...

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